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The Watergate Bay Sprint

Reports from the Watergate Sprint event that took place over 18 and 19 September 2021. Spectators watched from the fields above Watergate Bay as over 100 cars raced between Newquay holiday park and the Boardmasters fields above the Bay.

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Boardmasters Festival in Cornwall

From 11 - 15 August, along the cliff path from Watergate Bay, you'll find the UK's biggest surf and music festival.

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Why choose swimming?

Planning on getting fit? Our Swim Clinic instructor, Salim, tells us how swimming can improve your overall fitness and well being.

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What to do in Cornwall this summer

We love the beach, but there's heaps more going on at Watergate Bay and beyond in Cornwall during the summer. Read on for some of our favourite happenings.

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Legend of the Bay 2020

The UK's best stand-up paddle boarders (SUP) & kitesurfers return to Watergate Bay on 6-7 June for one big weekend of high-adrenaline watersports.

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The ocean room library

Overlooking the sea, in the warmth of Swim Club. We don't think there's any place we'd rather curl up with a book than in our Ocean Room. Thanks to Ultimate Library, our guests are able to browse the bespoke, carefully curated library for the titles that best fit the hotel and it's location.

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Winter in Cornwall

Wrap up warm and make the most of Cornwall's beautifully wild coastline. With plenty to do in Cornwall in the winter - here are just a few of our favourites.

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Reasons to visit Cornwall in November

From food festivals here at Watergate Bay to the St Petersburg Classic Ballet & torch light processions; Cornwall is getting festive in November.

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15 October 2017
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British Tattoo Art Exhibition

One of the things that makes Cornwall so special is it's rich history. Find out about one of the key exhibitions on in 2017 at the National Maritime Museum.

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The best dog friendly beaches in Cornwall

Dogs are welcome at Watergate Bay year round. But in Cornwall there are loads of dog friendly beaches to choose from. Take a look at our top 10.

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