Looking for the best place to surf in Cornwall? Head towards Fistral Beach, renowned as one of the best surf spots in Cornwall.

With 422 miles of coastline, finding the best place to surf in Cornwall may seem like tricky ask! Famous for its beautiful beaches and rugged coastline it is a surfer’s paradise.

Fistral Beach is exposed to the Atlantic Ocean, which means it gets plenty of swell and waves are guaranteed all year round, making it one of the most consistent surfing destinations in the UK. Some of the biggest surfing competitions are held at Fistral Beach, including Boardmasters, which attracts professional surfers from all over the world.

Newquay is home to many of the UK’s best surfers. Surfable throughout the tides Fistral offers a range of waves, from barrels when you want to charge or peeling waves to nose-ride and enjoy big carves on.

On top of the fantastic waves enjoyed at Fistral Beach has a great atmosphere. The beach is lively and bustling, with plenty of bars, cafes, and restaurants nearby.

Fistral Beach is undoubtedly one of the top spots to catch waves, at Fistral Beach Surf School & Hire we have equipment and experienced instructors suitable whatever your level.

If the best place to surf in Cornwall isn’t the main driving force for your beach visit, then make sure you enjy one of the many stunning coastal walks, or enjoy some food or drink at one of the main excellent cafes or restaurants at Fistral Beach.

With its consistent waves, stunning views, and lively atmosphere Fistral Beach is undoubtedly one of the best surf spots in Cornwall. So if you’re planning your next surf trip to Cornwall, be sure to put Fistral Beach at the top of your list.


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