Watergate Bay Touring Park is a highly rated, friendly campsite tor tent, motorhome and caravan holidays in Cornwall. It is just a short distance outside the lively and popular Cornish seaside resort of Newquay, and is open every year from March to October. The park has been graded as five-stars by the AA and is also a proud holder of the David Bellamy Gold Conservation Award.
Watergate Bay Touring Park sits in beautiful countryside, which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The advantage of spending your holidays in Watergate Bay Touring Park is that you will discover a range of different beaches you can visit and enjoy, from the lively seafront at Newquay with its roaring surf to the hidden coves and unspoiled sands that can be discovered within a short walk of the site.
Most of the beaches on this section of the Cornwall coast are great for children, with plenty of space to play as well as rock pools and caves to explore, while lifeguards are present, and safe swimming areas are well marked. When the tide is out it is actually possible to head to the nearest beach at Watergate Bay and walk right along to Newquay and other destinations, which is a unique and memorable experience.
The park welcomes guests with touring caravans, motorhomes, and tents, with a range of pitches available including non-electric, electric, and super pitches available. Guests wishing to stay at the park that don’t have their own accommodation should enquire about the availability of the site’s two static caravans, which are available for hire.
Facilities available on-site for guests to use during their stay include a laundrette and heated amenities block, while there is a well-stocked shop for guests to buy their holiday essentials, and a café with takeaway facility serving food and drinks. There is also an on-site bar, with live entertainment provided on most nights during the open season.
Guests will find plenty to do on-site at Watergate Bay Tourist Park, with a children’s adventure playground, heated indoor swimming pool, multi-purpose sports courts, tennis courts, and amusement arcades all available. Children’s clubs are run at various points throughout the year, and offer a great opportunity for parents to enjoy a brief break themselves.
As well as offering amazing access to the coast, there is much to explore and enjoy in the area surrounding Watergate Bay. Many guests enjoy driving through the Cornish countryside and spending time in the quirky towns and villages that are found across the region, while the Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Dartmoor National Park, and the Eden Project are all worth visiting.
To find the best sunsets in Cornwall, all you romantic sunset lovers should spend the end of the day at Land’s End and watch the sun dip down over the Atlantic. Visit St Ives and Penzance, too, which are also great places to explore and are not far from Watergate Bay Touring Park.
If you'd like to enjoy city life during your holidays in Watergate Bay, visit Exeter or Plymouth, where there are plenty of things to do, if you would like to enjoy cultural and leisure attractions during your holidays in Cornwall.
Watergate Bay Touring Park is a wonderful place to spend your holidays, as well as an ideal base for exploring the Cornwall coast.
Free mini bus to watergate bay beach and kids club during main school holiday weeks