Important note: All Holiday Cottages and Caravans can now accept bookings.
New Quay - 'Cei Newydd', with Its picturesque houses, pubs and restaurants clings to the sides of the hills rising above the blue waters of Cardigan Bay on the coast of West Wales. The town was once important for fishing and shipbuilding with wooden boats being built on the local beaches (see: local history below). The sheltered harbour and safe beaches now the focus of activity in the summer when New Quay becomes a bustling and vibrant holiday resort where sailing, fishing, water sports and relaxation, are among the main attractions.
Road closure in New Quay for pedestrian safe zone 11 am to 6 pm daily- Click here for map of 'safe zone' :
Most shops and takeaway food now open. Most pubs have outdoor eating areas, booking advised.
The beaches are open - lifeguards on Harbour Beach daily. Please keep 2 metres apart from anyone not in your household or bubble.
New Quay Music Festival - will be held in 2021
Cardigan Bay Regatta at New Quay - will be held in 2021
Dylan Thomas Trail - Walking trail around New Quay always open.
Fishing Trips - fishing trips available - limited numbers and pre booking essential.
The Watersports Centre near the lifeboat station is now open, kayaks and paddleboards available to hire.Dolphin Boat trips - Reduced capacity on boats and pre booking essential weather permitting, Tickets from the offices on and near the Pier.
Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre - Weekly organised events including the Wednesday coastal walk and beach clean ups to be announced. - seasonal.
New Quay Memorial Hall - renovation work almost finished. Click and collect library books at the Hall by appointment, Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday.
Eat out to help out - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 50% discount excludes alcohol or takeaway:
Participating restaurants in New Quay and nearby
Cambrian Hotel. The Mariner Restaurant South John Street. The Old Watch House Restaurant South John Street. Black Lion Hotel. Rossini Italian Restaurant Uplands Square. Woodlands Clubhouse at Woodlands Holiday Village. Llanina Arms at Llanarth;