There are 11 beaches in all:
Watergate Bay, Mawgan Porth, Porth, Whipsiderry, Lusty Glaze, Great Western, Tolcarne, Towan, Fistral, Crantock and Holywell Bay.
Fistral is world renowned for surfing, Towan is more suitable for beginners to the sport.
Towan and Great Western are a great place to build sandcastles, play in the sea..........
Newquay Activity Centre
Why not make the most of our beaches and get a lesson from Newquay Activity centre, surfing, paddle boarding or even Coasteering.
Escape Surf School
For the best surf instructors why not book a lesson with Escape surf school who offer warm changing rooms and are located overlooking Towan Beach.
Newquay Discovery Trail
Enjoy a walk around Newquay with the Newquay Discovery Trail find fascinating facts and local history as you find each of the 14 slate discs around Newquay.
Blue Reef Aquarium
An amazing little Aquarium located at Newquay Bay, a short walk from our guest house.
Blue Reef Aquarium is on Towan Promenade, Newquay
Approximate distance from guest house: less than ½ mile.
Get closer to over 130 species at the award winning Newquay Zoo. Penguins, creepy crawlies and big cats are all waiting to meet you, always a popular day out.
Newquay Zoo is on Trenance Gardens, Newquay.
Approximate distance from guest house: 1 mile.
There are lots of National Trust places to visit including:
Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps, dramatic sea rocks, approximate distance from guest house: 8 miles.
Trerice Elizabethan manor house, approximate distance from guest house: 4 miles.
Pendennis castle, a great day out, approximate distance from guest house: 26 miles and Tintagel castle of King Arthur fame. Approximate distance from guest house: 32 miles.
There are lots of gardens to visit in Cornwall, The Lost Gardens of Heligan are a must see for the enthusiast. Approximate distance from guest house: 20 miles. For a more modern take there is the Eden Project. Approximate distance from guest house: 22 miles.
Discover the stunning sights of Cornwall - from its unique coastlines, cliffs and beaches to its rural villages and towns from a different prospective or even learn to fly with FlyNqy.
Cornish Wine and Cyder Tours
The Cornish climate is ideal for growing grapes and apples, book a tour, tasting or just pop into the visitors centres to try some of their produce.
Healeys Cyder Farm, see how they make cyder, whiskey and jams! Approximate distance from guest house: 10 miles
Camel Valley, award winning wines. The standard guided tour is great, but if you love your sparkling wines too then book on to the ‘Grand Tour and Tasting’. Approximate distance from guest house: 20 miles.
Trevibban Mill vineyard and orchards. Marvellous wines and a lovely setting, you will think you’re in France. Approximate distance from guest house: 15 miles.
Geckos Rest Guest Accommodation. 77_Mount Wise, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7_2BP.