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The Bay
A two mile surfing beach on the North Cornwall coast, Watergate Bay has everything you need for a beach holiday. Whether you’re a family looking to get in the surf, or someone wanting to escape and recharge, Watergate Bay has something for everyone to discover, even the dog.

It’s a place that’s about the balance in life – being active, getting among the elements, eating and drinking well, chilling out and getting cosy. Most of all, it’s about having a good time.

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Eat well
With four unique places to eat, each with a completely different take on great, local produce, Watergate Bay is a great food destination. Come for breakfast, lunch and dinner, good coffee and cocktails.

Zacry’s is open every evening with a chargrill over at the heart of the restaurant. Bold and interesting flavours with a contemporary menu

Walk right off the beach into The Beach Hut for breakfast, lunch or dinner. One of Cornwall’s best known beach-side hangouts The Beach Hut serves brilliant burgers, steaks, fish and shellfish.

Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen Cornwall is the Italian inspired, social enterprise restaurant that empowers, unemployed, young people in Cornwall.

The Living Space has panoramic sea views with a large bar area and deck serving salads, sandwiches and sharing dishes.

Learn to surf
Surf lessons at the Extreme Academy are a great way to make the very best of your time at Watergate Bay.

Right on the beach, the Extreme Academy surf school and hire centre has everything you need to get in the sea – top class instructors, all the kit to keep you warm, hot showers, lockers and changing rooms.

Swim Club treatments
Swim Club, our take on a spa, has three treatment rooms, and a manicure and pedicure room.

Treatments range from manicures, facials and massages to salt scrubs, body wraps and the Full Works, an option to combine treatments to create just what you need. Open every day.

Stay at the hotel
Keep up to date with all the last minute availability at Watergate Bay hotel through the summer. Arrive early and leave late and make use of all the restaurants, Swim Club and the 25 metre ocean view swimming.

Stay for three nights in the autumn and eat at three of the best restaurants in Cornwall, Zacrys’s, The Beach Hut and Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen Cornwall. From £327pp