Newquay is the Surf Capital of England. Every summer people flock to Newquay to ride on the pretty spectacular waves. You will find some of the best surf breaks in the UK and Europe right here in Newquay, along with some of the biggest World Class Surfing Events.
Newquay has an endearing hippy–ish vibe, youthful and laid–back, boasting numerous surf lodges and surf schools, with something to appeal to all tastes and abilities. There are also many well equipped campsites within 500m of the sea, if all you require is a basic place to bed down for the night.
In this section you will find beach guides, tide times, surf webcams, weather, surf events calendar , Newquay surf shops, surf lodges and surf school listings.
Shopping in Newquay is brilliant. There is a huge selection of surf shops selling a wide range of surfing gear, including wetsuits, boards, eyewear and clothing, you may not be able to find outside of a surf resort.
Learn to surf in Newquay, Europe's Surfing Capital. There is not a better place to learn to surf with some of the best surf schools around offering surf lessons for every level of surfer.
Newquay has a whole host of annual events – whether it's an action packed surf festival or something for the family. With the new surfing complex on Fistral Beach, it is sure to attract more world class events and Newquay will continue to reign as Europe's top surfing venue.
Fistral Beach is where the experienced surfers head to, with beginners starting out on the mushier waves of centrally placed Great Western Beach. All surfer levels are catered for, which is part of Newquay's real surfing appeal.
View all Newquay surf cams, to give you some idea of what the surf is doing before you go. You can also check out the latest Newquay weather, current Newquay tide times and Newquay surf forecast for the latest surf reports and predictions.