School Trips to Newquay

School Activity Visits in Newquay, Cornwall

Here at Newquay Water Sports Centre we provide adventure activity based school trips. You and your students will experience the amazing Cornish coastline from the water and the beach. Our school trips packages can be day visits, residential breaks, tours, lessons and educational packages in Newquay, Cornwall.

We have been catering for School Trips for over 16 years and have developed a range of activities, and accommodation types to ensure we have something suitable for every type of school trip. From educational adventure visits to fun packed Activity week trips we can offer you something that is as flexible as you require to suit your needs.

We tailor each school group package to ensure that we meet the student and teachers needs. Our priority is to take the hassle and the stress out of the development and organisation of these school trips. Our Teacher packs include everything from our insurance policy and risk assessments to timetables and kit lists making life easy for the organiser.

Newquay Water sports Centre has been offering School Adventure packages for a number of years and understands the needs and challenges of organising a school trip.

We are audited by AALA (adventurous Activities Licensing Authority) and have held a License for many years allowing us to take under 18’s unsupervised. This is a legal requirement for School visits taking part in Adventure activities.

Our Insurance company is the Activities Industry Mutual which is an industry leading expert in the insurance of adventure activities. We work closely with them to ensure everything that we are doing is not only covered but done to the highest of health and safety satisfaction.

All of our Health and Safety packs for our activities are available upon request and include everything to satisfy the needs of your health and safety executive to allow your school visit to go ahead.  They are updated annually and include a Risk analysis for the activity and location, Normal Operating Procedures, Emergency Action Plans, disclaimers and consent forms.

Our Staff are trained and monitored to meet the highest of abilities in all aspects of our business, from being qualified to run the activities, DBS checked, safeguarding, first aid and customer services. So you are in great hands before, during and after your adventure activities.

The equipment that we use is the best that we can find to enable us to provide activities to a whole range of different people. Feeling good with what you are wearing and using is important to outcome of a successful activity and we believe by providing the latest kit facilitates this. The location of our centre is paramount, based on the beach next to the water helps us provide you an amazing experience. See below for more details.

Offering the largest range of activities of any centre in the area both on and off the water enables us to create a package that suits your needs. It will be inclusive and accessible for all students to take part in and enjoy and learn from the experience. We can develop a package that covers specific learning outcomes to reach those important developmental plans. All of our activities can be targeted to provide different levels of challenge for each individual covering key stage information and learning modules.

The Group can be split down into small working groups and these work on a round robin basis throughout the programme. Smaller groups achieve a much better outcome on all activities.

There are Numerous Accommodation options that will cater for small or large school groups in Newquay. We are partnered with many of them to offer the most suitable for your experience. All of the accommodation providers we use are only a short walk away from our centre.

Catering can also be another concern for school groups which is why we have developed some options to help. some of our accommodation partners offer catering inclusive. We also have some catering on site at our centre where we can provide lunch and an evening barbeque. There are also outside catering partners whom can provide food at your accommodation.

All aspects of your trip can be discussed with us to develop a bespoke package that suits exactly what you require.

Optional Extras such as Photography and videography, competitions, Evening entertainments, refreshments throughout the day, beach tents, etc, can all be added to give your visit an extra boost.

Typical School Activity Package

Day AM PM eve
Tuesday Surf lesson Coasteering Beach games
Wednesday Kayaking Beach survival
Thursday Power Kiting Surf Rafting Beach BBQ
Friday Monster SUP Head Home

Our purpose built activity centre has all the features needed to ensure you have a great stay on your school trip. Classroom, toilets, showers, changing rooms, lockers, great equipment, shop, small café and immediate proximity to the waters edge and beaches are all perfect for your School trip.

Based in Newquay’s historic Harbour in the centre of Newquay town, we are close to everything. having our own beach and area of flat water is invaluable when we are running school activity days. It enables us to accommodate a large number of students in one captive area which is safe and easy to know there where about’s at all times.

Everything is close to our centre. Most accommodation is only a short walk away, there a massive range of shops which are close, the beach we use for our activities is literately on our doorstep, The water laps at our feet and the cliffs are a stones throw away. So we really are perfectly located to offer a hassle free amazing adventure experience.

We operate all year round and offer school package throughout the year except for during the School summer Holidays.

We can run a Half Day, Full day or Multi day package. It can be fun filled and Educational or adrenaline packed and a way for students and teachers to relax and let there hair down.

Our school activity packages are available to everyone from 8+ year olds who are in an educational programme. We cater for schools, colleges and universities from all over the world with a variety of needs.

Booking your school trip is made easy by our dedicated sales team available on email or telephone 360 days a year.

Just email or call us to discuss your needs and we can put together a bespoke package for you. We will send everything through to help you put together your school visit.

A timeline action plan will be drawn up and information and documentation sent through to you to help ensure you achieve your needs.

We take work on a booking deposit system and can discuss payment terms on individual basis.

Call today for details 01637 498200 or email us or hit the book now button.

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Once you’ve booked your School Trips Package with us, you will receive –


  • A Comprehensive Pre-Visit Safety Pack – Insurance/ Risk Assessments /EOP / Parental Consent Forms etc
  • Appointed Liaison education Officer
  • Fully tailored hosted, Catered and Accommodated Activity holiday
  • Teacher support pack
  • All activity safety Equipment – Wetsuit / Buoyancy Aid / Helmet etc
  • Fully Qualified Expert Instructors
  • All activities run daily.
  • Showers & Lockers – Changing facilities available at HQ
  • A Hot or Cold Drink at HQ
  • Photos & video of your lesson can be arranged in advance at time of booking with our in house team

School Trip Prices – Newquay Water Sports Centre


Hire / Lessons / Sessions

1-2 Hours

From £10pp

Full Day – Hire / Lessons / Sessions

4 – 5 Hours

From £10pp