Watersports in Cornwall

Only a few miles from Newquay, Retallack Resort is the undisputed home for watersports in Cornwall!


Explore Watersports at Retallack Resort

Whether you're holidaying at Retallack Resort or our nearby resorts, live locally or visiting the area, everyone is welcome to come and join in the fun! We’ve got everything to get your adrenaline pumping - regardless of your prior watersports experience.

Who will come out on top on our Total Wipeout-Style Aqua Park? You can also cause a splash at our Wake Park, FlowRider (Cornwall’s only year-round surfing wave), and SUP Boarding! 

Wetsuit hire and bouyancy aids are included for activities where needed. Please note, you cannot bring your own paddleboard to stand up paddleboard sessions. 

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Take to the waves on Cornwall's only surf simulator! Whatever your level, our experienced instructors will have you standing up and surfing in style in no time. Riders must be at least 107cm tall, minimum age is 8+ and ages 8-12 must be supervised by an adult.

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Young boy wakeboarding at our Retallack Resort and Spa, Cornwall.


Whether you're a wakeboarding pro or a first timer, we've got it covered. For the pros, we've got two kickers and a slider plus a BRAND NEW wake station for you to take on. For newbies, we've got all the safety equipment and amazing instructors to get you wakeboarding in no time.

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Aqua Park

Come and jump, splash, bounce on our inflatable Aqua Park! Race your friends and family around the course, watch them wipe out, try and beat the obstacles and hurl yourself into the water. *All sessions include a safety brief.

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Ringo Rides

Ringo Rides is an exciting water-based activity, Participants will be towed up and down our lake, on an inflatable Ringo Raft, speeding up and down our lake. £20 for 15 minutes, Maximum 4 people per 15-minute session with a maximum of 2 people on a Ringo at a time. Suitable for ages 6+.

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Stand Up Paddleboarding

Stand Up Paddleboarding - Enjoy a sunny lake glide with all gear provided—steady your legs or take a splash!

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Set sail on a leisurely adventure as you glide across the water with the power of your own two feet, perfect for a relaxing and scenic exploration on our lake.

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Beach Cafe

Make the day of it at our Beach Café. The watersports lake is somewhere you can enjoy a little bite to eat while watching (and laughing!) at all the action. Once you've had your fun in the water, cure your hunger with a tasty treat from our menu and refresh yourself with a drink!

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*Minimum age for Aqua Park is 6+ and children 11 and under must be accompanied by an adult (18+) booked on the session. (Ratio: 2 children aged 6-7 to 1 adult. 3 children aged 8-11 to 1 adult)

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