Family attractions in and around Cornwall, close to Hotel Kenton in Porth Newquay

Fantastic Family attractions in Cornwall

To the left of the Kenton Hotel is the award winning Porth beach, a flat sandy beach ideal for swimming, with a pitch and putt, crazy golf courses and beach side caf├ęs and shop.
To the right of the Kenton Hotel is Watergate Bay with its golden sands magnificent surfing waves, Jamie Oliver's Fifteen restaurant and the Extreme Sports Academy.

Directly in front of the hotel is Whipsiderry beach, a beautiful secluded little beach with caves and rock pools to explore at low tide. That's three sandy beaches to explore from the Kenton Hotel and all within walking distance.

Newquay, Porth and the surrounding areas are ideally situated and centrally based for exploring Cornwall, with its breath taking coast lines, unspoilt countryside and
picturesque fishing villages

As parts of Cornwall are considered to be sub-tropical, it's no wonder that there are an abundance of beautiful gardens, some with fine stately homes to visit, where you will find many tropical plants growing outside in the mild temperate conditions.
Not to mention the Eden Project where you can see a fully grown tropical rain forest and Mediterranean garden all growing under the protective cover of huge biomes.

There are plenty of family attractions within easy reach of the hotel with all ages and interests catered for, from museums and castles to fun parks, animal sanctuaries and theme parks. Enough to keep everyone happy.

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With a bus stop also conveniently located directly in front of the Kenton Hotel going to Newquay and Padstow, you could leave your car behind and let someone else do the driving for the day.

Cornwall is well known for its superb golf courses, mostly set in outstanding locations with stunning sea views and kept to the highest standards, a must for all levels of golfers.

Click golfing breaks in Cornwall at the Kenton Hotel

Fishing enthusiasts are also well catered for with many well stocked course fishing lakes and streams. There is also good sea fishing from the rocky headlands, beaches or organised fishing trips from the harbour to catch the larger varieties from around the reefs and wrecks.

So why wouldn't you choose Cornwall for your holiday when it has such a rich variety of activities on offer for people of all ages?

Newquay Towan Beach
Newquay Harbour
View from Porth Beach
Sunset over Watergate Bay

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