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General

  • Award-winning park in a countryside setting near Newquay
  • Bar/bistro on site and three pubs within walking distance
  • Less than seven miles from Newquay airport

What could be cleverer than flying to Cornwall for your holiday and thus avoiding motorway madness and hours of 'Are we there yet?' from the kids? Travelling light and posting your kit ahead of you, that's what.

Tremendous Trethiggey Touring Park is less than seven miles from the airport at Newquay and frequently has campers to stay who do this very thing – what good sense. But it's also jolly sensible to bring wheels here too, as once you arrive there are lots of jolly good things on site to get you into holiday mood.

The Stable bar and bistro will see you sorted June, July, August and the May bank holidays for big breakfasts, evening meals, takeaways and lashings of excellent Cornish ale – you'll forget about the motorway halfway down pint one – or you could hire fishing kit as soon as you arrive then cast off at the small but well-stocked fishing lake to land carp, bream or roach.

Wifi is available across the whole park for a reasonable fee, and to keep the kids busy, the Trethiggey team has added an adventure playground and two games rooms with pool tables, TV and games machines.

Trethiggey's also a carefully considered wildlife site if you want to have a species spotting wander: there are over 4,000 shrubs and trees on its countryside setting, badgers frequently visit, foxes live in the nearby fields and you should also see kingfishers, jays, buzzards and rabbits. Nature signs are dotted around the park detailing all the critters that live and visit there.

Amenities at Trethiggey are kept spotless by the friendly team and include two shower and toilet blocks, heated in winter and each with disabled facilities, free hot water and washing-up sinks.

Trethiggey welcomes well-behaved dogs.

Gold David Bellamy Conservation Award

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Single-sex bookings of 3 or more people (couples and immediate family members excepted) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.


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9.1

Overall rating based on 63 reviews

 

94% would recommend this site to a friend.

94% would stay here again.

 

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Lovely friendly people and good amenities 18/06/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Jamie M. Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    Lovely friendly people and good amenities

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A. Good clean quiet site 17/06/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Allan H. Confirmed

  • Fully-serviced hardstanding touring pitch (super)
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    A. Good clean quiet site

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Absolutely everything was just great. This one of the nicest ... 14/06/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Malcolm R. Confirmed

  • Electric grass tent, touring caravan or trailer tent pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Absolutely everything was just great. This one of the nicest sites that we experienced in the last few years, friendly staff, good WiFi, secluded good size pitches and a frequent bus service at the site entrance.

    Disliked: 

    There is nothing to dislike about Trethiggey but if you want to be next to the beach, look elsewhere

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Site fantastic very clean pitches large staff friendly 08/06/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Andrea D. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric grass tent, touring caravan or trailer tent pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Everything so favour the place
    People who owned it so friendly
    Especially graham who worked the bar and other things around the park

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    Nothing

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Nice, quiet, tidy and clean, close to amenities and to ... 01/06/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Paul L. Confirmed

  • Electric hardstanding and grass touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Nice, quiet, tidy and clean, close to amenities and to Newquay.
    Decent food,shower blocks were clean, tidy and in good order.

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    Pitches were difficult to identify and differentiate and our hard stand was not close to being level.The fact that someone on site keyed our car, there was no real security.

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Lovely peaceful site with beautiful surroundings. 31/05/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Tom T. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric grass tent, touring caravan or trailer tent pitch
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    Pitch size excellent. Friendly and helpful staff. Clean and well maintained. Fantastic dog walk. Great location.

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Closeness of the facilities and the beach 30/05/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Laura G. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric hardstanding and grass touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Closeness of the facilities and the beach

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    Cleanliness - could have been better

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everything the site was lovely with lots of wildlife we ... 28/05/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom michael p. Confirmed

  • Fully-serviced hardstanding touring pitch (super)
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    everything the site was lovely with lots of wildlife we saw rabbits a woodpecker and a squirrel, the owners and helpers were so friendly made us feel at home will be back again

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over all a great stay and a beautiful site 28/05/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Dave P. Confirmed

  • Electric hardstanding and grass touring pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    We had an amazing stay here and the park is beautifully landscaped and the shower block as clean and very nice and the bistro and bar was great for a few drinks when you have had a tiring day highly recommended

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    nothing

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Nice pitch very clean and tidy .well kept grounds close ... 07/05/2018

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom KERRIE C. Confirmed

  • Fully-serviced hardstanding touring pitch (super)
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    Nice pitch very clean and tidy .well kept grounds close to town .nice shower block .

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    Would have been nice if it was open for a the holiday .Coild do with updating a bit looking a bit tired around the site old vans etc.

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Features

Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

Take away

Tennis

TV room

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Disabled facilities

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Touring and motorhomes

Drainage hook-up points for tourers

Fully serviced pitches

Hard standings

Seasonal pitches

Tourer storage facilities

Water hook-up points for tourers

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Wildlife haven

Nearby leisure

Cycle hire nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Horse riding nearby

Indoor pool nearby

Leisure/theme park nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Surf school nearby

Tennis nearby

Watersports nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Rallies welcome

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Nearby farmers' market

Public transport nearby

Shop nearby

Type

Large (51-200 pitches)

Camping 2.0

Jumbo tent pitches

Location

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  • Quintrell Downs, Newquay, Cornwall, England, TR8 4QR
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 50.3985°N 5.0295°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
St Columb Minor (Cornwall): Church St Coach Stop — 1.4 miles
Newquay: Porthfour Turn Coach Stop — 1.9 miles
Newquay Bus Station — 2.7 miles
Train stations
Quintrell Downs Rail Station — 0.4 miles
Newquay Rail Station — 2.3 miles
St Columb Road Rail Station — 3.9 miles
Ferry ports
Padstow Ferry Landing — 10.8 miles
Rock Padstow Ferry Landing — 11.1 miles
Tolverne Ferry Landing — 12.2 miles
Airports
Newquay St Mawgan Airport — 3.5 miles
Penzance Airport — 28.6 miles

Directions


By road
Follow the A30 into Cornwall, and take the Newquay exit off the dual carriageway onto the A392. Follow the road to Quintrell Downs roundabout. Turn left onto the A3058 and the park is half a mile on the left.

By rail
On the Newquay branch line, get off one stop before Newquay at Quintrell Downs. Walk across the roundabout, and the park is 450 metres on the left on the A3058 road signed to Truro/St Austell.

By air
From Newquay Airport follow the road signs to Newquay, then Quintrell Downs. Directions as above.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel using the Get directions button above.

Local attractions

Food, glorious food: Jamie Oliver's Fifteen restaurant is nearby at Watergate Bay, and it's a mere 16 miles or so from Newquay to Padstow and the four fish restaurants of Rick Stein.

Or have surf, glorious surf, other watery sports and the building of many sandcastles with the kids at the glorious beaches of Newquay, with plenty of pubs, restaurants and clubs around to relax/party in once you've dried off.

On Newquay's outskirts, put cheesy grins on the kids' faces with a whisk around award-winning and all-weather DairyLand Farm World, one of several kid-friendly days out around the area within an accessible drive: see also Flambards theme park at Helston, the Eden Project near St Austell, Crealy Great Advenure Park at Wadebridge and an unusual but gripping day out at Padstow's National Lobster Hatchery.

Elsewhere around Cornwall, pick your passion and set off: historians can explore the old tin mines of World Heritage Site St Agnes or Cornwall's many historic and National Trust houses.

Marine enthusiasts should have a look at Newquay's Blue Reef Aquarium and the National Maritime Museum at Falmouth, and arty types can make their way to the galleries and artistic atmosphere of lovely St Ives.

Must see

  • Newquay Zoo (2.0 miles)
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway (2.2 miles)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (2.6 miles)

National Trust

  • Trerice (1.0 miles)
  • Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps (5.7 miles)

Cycle routes

Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel.

Policies

Permitted arrival/departure time

Arrivals are from 8.30am to 10pm, except during June - August when arrivals are from 10.30am.

Must be vacated by 10am.

Trethiggey Touring Park cancellation policy

No refunds within 30 days of arrival date.

Refunds are subject to written proof of a bereavement, injury or redundancy involving a member of a booked party. A letter from a GP or consultant is required in the case of injury or illness.

No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.

Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.

Payment

A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now. Trethiggey Touring Park will debit the balance from your card 30 days before arrival, or if the arrival date is sooner than 30 days then the balance will be taken immediately.

You can also opt to pay the full amount at the time of your booking.

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Terms and conditions

Please read the park terms and conditions below and the Pitchup.com terms and conditions.

Admission
Admission is only permitted after registering at reception.

Arrivals and departures
No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leads and supervised at all times.

General
Quiet hours must be respected between 10.30pm and 9am.
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and boots must be closed quietly.
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behaviour is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.

Occupancy
Single-sex bookings of 3 or more people (couples and immediate family members excepted) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Pitches
You must follow the management directives when pitching your tent/unit and related equipment.

Vehicles
No vehicle movement between 12.00am and 7am.
Only one car is to be parked by the pitch. Extra vehicles must be parked in the designated area.

Additional terms

For late cancellation refunds we ask for a written proof of a bereavement, injury or redundancy involving a member of a booked party. A letter from a GP or consultant is required in the case of injury or illness. An application form for a holiday cancellation insurance policy plan is offered on request.

Pets are not permitted unless they are included at the time of booking.

All pitches will accommodate a caravan, or a motorhome or large family tent. In addition, each pitch can have an awning or gazebo or pup tent at no extra cost.

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