How to find us

Situated on Towan Beach with the famous island, directly below Newquay town centre. 

For convenient car parking follow the brown tourist signs to Manor car park or use other town centre car parks. Pedestrian signs will direct you to Towan Beach via Beach Road if you wish to avoid steps or you can get to Towan Beach via the green area called Killacourt – please note there are steep steps down to the beach if you take this route.

**From 1st November  until 14th March some Newquay car parks are only £1 to park all day and many a little bit further out of the town are FREE! 

The closest car park to Blue Reef Aquarium with reduced rates is Mount Wise car park, follow the signs to Blue Reef Aquarium/Town Centre and then the signs to Mount Wise Parking, SAT NAV TR7 2FG, Mount Wise.

The Manor car park, which is signposted for parking for the aquarium, is not part of the winter parking scheme and therefore full charges remain in place.  For more details on car parks and charges in Newquay please visit** 

(Please note the car parks are not operated by Blue Reef Aquarium and we provide this information only to assist our visitors.  We cannot be responsible for any changes which may be made to the scheme.)

Blue Reef Aquarium, Towan Promenade, Newquay, TR7 1DU for nearest town centre parking use SAT NAV TR7 1JQ (Manor Road Car Park).

Disabled Visitors – For further information on disabled access, please call the aquarium on 01637 878134 prior to your visit.

By Public Transport

Trains - The nearest train station is Newquay (approx. 10 minutes walk)

Bus - Newquay bus station is approx. 10 minutes walk from Towan Beach.

Air - Newquay airport is situated 15 minutes drive east of Newquay. Visit for further information.

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