6 Best Apartments in Watergate Bay for 2024

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Cornwall Holidays
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March 2024

Nestled along Cornwall’s rugged north coast, Watergate Bay is more than just a beach lover’s paradise. It’s a retreat for anyone seeking peace amid nature’s splendor. Here, golden sands merge with the azure waters of the Atlantic, setting the stage for a unique coastal experience.

Watergate Bay boasts a variety of exceptional accommodations. Choose from stylish beachfront hotels, where the soothing sound of waves becomes your morning alarm, to cozy, eco-friendly cottages that don’t compromise on comfort while promoting sustainability.

Imagine opening your eyes to panoramic ocean views. Your days can be filled with surfing adventures or leisurely coastal walks, and you’ll return to a place that’s more than just somewhere to sleep. It’s a central part of your memorable journey.

Let us walk you through the top places to stay in Watergate Bay. Each option promises not just a room, but an unforgettable part of your Cornwall adventure.

Here are our 6 top picks, hand-picked by Cornwall Holidays.

10 The Whitehouse, Watergate Bay is tucked away in Porth, Cornwall, close to Watergate Bay Beach. It has free WiFi and private parking. Conveniently situated at 26 km from Truro Cathedral, 30 km from the Eden Project, and 35 km from Trelissick Garden, the non-smoking property is only 6.1 miles from Newquay Train Station. The large apartment has two bedrooms, a living area with a flat-screen TV, a fully furnished kitchen, two bathrooms with a bath, and a terrace with views of the sea. In addition to an outdoor dining area, guests can enjoy towels and bed linens.

With two miles of sandy shoreline and picturesque coastal walks, Number Seven provides visitors with an opulent stay close to one of the most beloved beaches in the UK. This one-bedroom apartment has a king-sized bed with Egyptian cotton bedding and an en suite bathroom with plush towels and bathrobes, all while being tucked away from the busy restaurants and vacation rentals. Though it does not have views of the sea, the apartment’s balcony faces out over beautiful hills, making it a peaceful place to sip wine. A NutriBullet is offered for those who enjoy making smoothies, and the well-equipped kitchen can accommodate visitors’ culinary demands with an oven, cooktop, dishwasher, and Nespresso machine. Warm touches like free tea, coffee, and hot chocolate are included in this beachside getaway.

Beachcombers provides easy access to Cornwall’s immaculate coastline, just 200 yards from the magnificent sands of Watergate Bay. Free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and well-stocked kitchens with dishwashers, stoves, microwaves, and refrigerators are among the contemporary conveniences offered, guaranteeing a comfortable stay. Each one-bedroom apartment has a double sofa bed in the living area that can accommodate up to four people, a twin bedroom with an en suite bathroom and a separate deluxe bathroom with a shower. There are also two-bedroom flats that sleep up to six people, and three-bedroom sea view apartments.

Waves Apartments are conveniently located in Watergate Bay along Cornwall’s scenic coastline, offering contemporary lodging with easy access to the area’s immaculate beaches and waterways. With roomy floor plans, modern furniture, and luxurious amenities, the apartments meet a range of demands, from studios to bigger arrangements ideal for gatherings of family or friends. Whether resting in the living room, cooking in the kitchen, or unwinding on the balcony, guests can take in Cornwall’s beauty from the comfort of their accommodations thanks to the stunning sea views that enhance the living areas. Explore Cornwall’s culture, history, and natural beauty by visiting the coastal villages, harbors, and landmarks that are close by. From perusing neighborhood stores and galleries to indulging in fresh seafood at waterfront restaurants or touring historic sites and gardens, these experiences are sure to leave a lasting impression on everyone.

Wax Watergate is perched atop a prime location in Newquay’s Tregurrian neighborhood, providing easy access to local landmarks and a wide variety of culinary choices. This three-star property offers free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, DVD players, and other amenities to make your stay better. Some of the rooms even have views of the sea. The pet-friendly property has a well-known restaurant where guests can enjoy delectable, freshly prepared meals and drinks while taking in stunning views of Watergate Bay. All patrons are guaranteed a pleasurable eating experience as the restaurant offers vegetarian-friendly, gluten-free, and vegan selections to accommodate a wide range of dietary needs.

Tregurrian Villas is a 4-star self-catering property for up to 6 people, conveniently located 100 yards from the gorgeous Watergate Bay sands and just a short 10-minute drive from Newquay. Free public parking is available on the property. The two-story villa has a fully furnished kitchen with a refrigerator, oven, washing machine, and tumble dryer in addition to two bedrooms and a double couch bed in the living area. The lounge has a flat-screen TV with satellite channels for guests’ amusement, while the bathroom has a shower and a second, separate toilet. The property has double glazing, complete central heating, and free amenities, towels, linens, and kitchen equipment. A restaurant and stores are conveniently located within a 2-minute stroll.

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About Watergate Bay

Just down the coast from Newquay, Watergate Bay is a vast beach famous for its water sports and dining on the beach. The hugely popular Boardmasters Music Festival is also held on the cliffs at Watergate Bay and the view from there is one of the most picturesque around.

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