Newquay Watersports Centre Location
Newquay Watersports Centre is Based in Newquay Harbour in Newquay the Surfing capital of the UK.
Newquay Harbour is the heart of Newquay Town. It has brilliant facilities and access to the open ocean. It is a true Mecca for Watersports. The sheltered water on high tide makes a perfect launch site to access the coastline. Its golden beaches on low tide are incredible for surf sports. Here at Newquay Watersports Centre we are able to offer a vast range of water based activities.
Frequently Answered Questions
FIND US IN NEWQUAY HARBOUR
Newquay Watersports Centre Location.
Newquay Harbour is based in the town centre so if your coming by train, plane or automobile then you need to find the town centre. It is well sign posted on the roads with Brown signs reading Newquay Harbour.
Our Post Code is TR7 1HT
If you are familiar with Sainsbury’s in the town centre, we are not far from there. Look out for brown signposts for Newquay Harbour. Near Sainsburys is Fore St which is the main shopping street and where you will find more Brown signposts to the harbour. Go down the slip road – Sign posted South Quay Hill and follow down the hill into the harbour. Once in the harbour on South Quay you will find the Newquay Harbour Car Park.
It is easy to find Newquay Watersports centre in the Harbour, just look for our office at the back of the car park in the large building signed Treffry Place /Centre. In the car park you will also see the RNLI lifeboat station. Walk past the RNLI building, then past Newquay Rowing club and we are set back into the cliff in between the Rowing Club and our office in the Treffry Place building.
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OUR ADDRESS – Newquay Watersports Centre, Office 4, Treffry Centre, S Quay Hill, Newquay TR7 1HT
We also have a parking map which can be found in the parking section below.
NEWQUAY HARBOUR CAR PARK – Is at our location TR7 1HT. PHONE & PAY APP – LOCATION NO. – 8367
Pay & Display Prices (Rough price guide)- All days 9am – 6pm/Up to 1 hour – £1.20 / 1 to 2 hours – £2.50 / 2 to 3 hours – £3.80 / 3 to 4 hours – £4.20 / Day session (until 6pm) – £5.80 (tickets aren’t transferable). Pay and display parking is right outside the centre and has also 2 blue badge parking spots. Very large vehicles are not advisable to park in the harbour car park as there is very limited turning space. Very large vehicles should check out the Belmont Long Stay car park – TR7 1HG which is a 6 min walk to our centre. The Belmont Long Stay Car Park is our next nearest car park if our Harbour Car Park is full.
See below for a map of carparks and their distance from us.
Don’t be late for your check in.
When driving to us, do add an extra 30mins to your travel time, in case of traffic or lack of spaces outside our centre. During the Boardmasters event at Watergate Bay (around second week in August), we advise you travel into Newquay before 10am and avoid the Watergate Bay and Porth area at all other times. Traffic queues during Boardmasters week can result in being stuck in traffic for over an hour and more.
We have great food and drinks available to enjoy at our centre and on the stunning harbour beach. So do get there early and spend the day enjoying the sites and treats available here.
CENTRE FACILITIES – We have lockers, mens changing rooms, ladies changing rooms, eco showers (wash the sand away), hot indoor showers (available on prebooking), drinks facility, Surf/ Body Board/ Kayak/ Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) hire shop, water photographer (to capture your day please call to book in advance) and teaching/meeting room hire. Pay and display parking outside the centre with also 2 blue badge parking spots.
WHATS IN THE AREA?
Why not hang out for the day – Newquay’s historical working harbour is an amazing place to spend the whole day. We have our very own dog friendly beach with also 4 adjoining golden sandy beaches. The harbour holds its very own resident grey seals, seafood restaurants, Newquay Rowing Club pub (find a proper Cornish pint and our local Cornish sea shanty singers), café, shell fish shop, lifeboat station, chapel, fishing boats catching shell fish, scenic boat day trips, public toilets and parking.
YOUR MORE THAN WELCOME
Spectators – No excuses. If your not taking part. Oh well if your not feeling it, dont be shy. Come and join us for a brew and a snack and hang out with the rest of your party. Bring your dog, your more than welcome. You will be able to sit and watch what your crew are getting up too during the start of their activity. After that you can watch from the harbour where there is also seating. If we disappear from view we are either going out to sea along the coast or to the beach where you can view on the coastal path. But do be careful walking on the coastal path by not running, climbing or stray from the path to get closer to us.
WE ARE DOG FRIENDLY
Warm welcome awaits. At our centre you will find the sandy harbour beach is dog friendly all year round and is a great place to hang out and play. There are bins on site so do pick up any mess.
Kennels – If you would like to take part in one of our activities but one of you has to sit it out and look after the dog. No problem. When you prebook online one of our activities, you can also book one of our kennels for your dog. If you are just looking to hire equipment from us as solo adventurers and you dont have anywhere for your dog to stay. Give us a call in advance before booking.
Pay & display parking right outside Newquay Watersports Centre.
Whatever your choice of transport, we guarantee a spectacular journey to Newquay.
The journey takes you through some of the most stunning scenery the Cornish countryside and coastline has to offer.
We know you will be back visiting again soon.
INFO for long distance travellers
FROM THE SOUTH
From Penzance head north on the A30 to Chiverton Roundabout and turn off for Newquay (the journey from Penzance to our HQ in Newquay takes around 50mins)
FROM THE NORTH
From Birmingham head south on the M5 to Exeter. At Exeter turn onto the A30 then turn off for Newquay (takes around 4 hrs from Birmingham to our Newquay HQ)
FROM THE EAST
From London take the M4 to Bristol then head south on the M5 to Exeter turn off for the A30 to Cornwall turning eventually off for Newquay (takes around 5 hrs from London to our HQ in Newquay).
TAXI & MINIBUS HIRE IN NEWQUAY
Pats Cabs – 01637 830637
National Express – run coaches up too 6 times a day with connections from Bristol, Birmingham and London.
For details contact 0871 781 8178
Megabus – coaches also runs services from London to Plymouth connecting to Newquay.
Western Greyhound – buses run a vast network of local bus services across Newquay and the surrounding areas.
First Great Western – Cross Country Trains – National Rail Enquiries – Trains run into the heart of Newquay via its own branch line changing at Par Station to connect with Newquay Atlantic Coast Line. With trains running all year round 7 days a week from London, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester and many more. From the end of May to end of September Newquay has direct trains from London, Bristol, Birmingham, Yorkshire, the North East and Scotland. Daily London services run from Newquay during July and August.
Newquay Airport is only 5 miles outside of Newquay and is a 10 minute drive to our HQs. There are buses from the airport to Newquay – see bus section for more information.
Exeter Airport is about 1hr 50mins drive to our HQ in Newquay.
We are just a short walk from the train & bus station.