If you want to play a round on your holiday …. then playing golf is a great way to spend some hours. There are a number of golf clubs where you can play golf in Newquay, or close to Newquay.
Each of these golf clubs and links is a private golf facility, with an active annual membership and club house.
If you do wish to play golf, then you should contact each of the golf courses to check out availability and discuss costs/options before you set out. It might be necessary to make a booking.
Below are the main local links, although you might discover others as you’re driving around:
Newquay Golf Club.
First opening in 1890, this well-established club has panoramic views across Fistral Beach. There are 18 holes, Par 69. Your total “walk with a ball” is 6000 yards, exposed to the Atlantic winds when the weather’s not great.
This is an all year round course, with an active membership and attractive clubhouse in the white “miniature Castle building” on Tower Road. You will need to contact the club to discuss playing here if you aren’t a member and to book a time with them.
Costs: With an array of pricing options, from 11-holes, to Twilight Sessions, adult prices range from £22-42, with a range of prices for a weekly ticket and other variables. Priced for the “pro golfer” rather than somebody idly wandering past and thinking “I fancy a bit of that”.
Treloy Golf Course
Set just a mile out of town, on the A3059 to St Columb Major, Treloy Golf Course is an American style golf course. It is a smaller course, with just 9 holes, Par 32. Open daily from early morning until dusk.
On site there is also a golf shop, changing rooms, a licensed bar and coffee shop. Lots of free on-site parking.
There is a 9-bay covered Golf Range at Treloy, with coin-operated ball vending. Prices for this are (2016 prices) £2.50 for 30 balls, £3.50 for 60 balls, £4.50 for 90 balls, £5.50 for 120 balls.
Costs: £12.50 for 9 holes; £18.50 for 18 holes. £90 Pay and Play Single membership (£5.50 for 9 holes, £8.00 for 18 holes). (2016 prices).
Holywell Bay Golf Course
Just 3 miles out of Newquay, there is an 18 hole course at Holywell Bay, with coastal views; Par 3. No dress code, no booking required and club hire included in the price.
Also: “The biggest pitch and putt course in Cornwall” is how the second golf courses on site describes itself. The 18-hole Pitch and Putt course is situated next door to Holywell Bay Fun Park. This location is a good bet if you’re trying to entertain the whole family, rather than the golfing fan.
Lots of free on-site parking.
Costs: Adult prices are Golf Course £16-18; Pitch and Putt ~£8 (2016 prices)
Perranporth Golf Course
Perranporth is a few miles to the south of Newquay, on the coast. This is an 18 hole, Par 72, golf course with sea views. Visitors are very welcome. There is also a clubhouse, with a licensed bar (open until 11pm) and restaurant (until 8pm) on site. Plenty of free on-site parking.
Costs: 18 holes £36-42, there’s also a Day Rate of £41-47.
Crazy Golf, Mini Golf, Football Golf, Pitch n Putt
If the full game of golf isn’t really your thing, then there are plenty of other, more relaxing and fun, options available to you – check out these: Crazy Golf & Mini Golf in Newquay