Popular surfing destination for many and a number of world class tournaments are held in Newquay.
The straight sandy beach faces west-northwest onto the Atlantic and is approximately 750 metres (2,460 ft) long. It is backed by steep sand dunes and is overlooked by the Headland Hotel.
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Co-ordinates: 50.41645°N 5.10235°W
Civil parish: Newquay
Unitary authority: Cornwall
Ceremonial county: Cornwall
Region: South West
Post town: NEWQUAY
Postcode district: TR7