Fistral Beach, the home to British surfing, is a short stroll away where you can arrange lessons & hire equipment. For those who would rather sit back & watch there are many beachside cafes to choose from. Newquay also has stunning tropical gardens, a Sea Life centre, zoo, links golf course, horse racing, bicycle hire, sea trips for fishing & a leisure centre. It is surrounded by many tourist attractions for all including go karting, Crealy Adventure Park, Dairyland, a Japanese garden & Trerice Manor (NT). There are many beaches & fishing villages from St Agnes to Padstow with its fine restaurants, including those of the TV chef Rick Stein. At Watergate Bay, you can eat at Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall. Take advantage of the wide beach which is home to the British kite surfing centre with excellent surfing, or enjoy beautiful walks at sunset. Truro, Fowey, the Eden Project & the Lost Gardens of Heligan are all easily reached. Beach 200yds. Shop 100yds, pub & restaurant 40yds.