Newquay Activity Centre riding on a wave of Success at the Cornwall Tourism Awards!
Newquay Activity Centre were awarded gold in the Active and Sporting Experience category of the Cornwall Tourism awards held at the iconic Headland Hotel, in Newquay on Thursday 12th November.
Director Rob Barber and his team collected the awards in front of a packed crowd and in the company of great Cornish Businesses.
Malcolm Bell, chief executive of Visit Cornwall, said: “What an incredible achievement for so many deserving tourism businesses”
“To win a Cornwall Tourism Award takes dedication, hard-work and a 360 degree commitment to excellence across the business. Each and every one of the winning businesses should be proud of their trophies and the vital part they play in Cornwall’s success as a leading visitor destination.”
Director Rob Barber was thrilled to be topping off an already successful year with a top award, presented by Comedian Rory Mcgrath and said ‘ It’s great to be recognised by Cornwall Tourism for all the continuous efforts, investment and hard work that our team put in all year round. Surfing, bodyboarding, Coasteering and all the watersporting activities, play a huge part towards the economy here and we are lucky to be living in such a great place. We welcome thousands of visitors to the centre each year and everyone really enjoys all that Cornwall has to offer. We have been the number one activity on Trip Advisor in the area for over two years now, so it is great to also be recognised by the tourism awards. We really believe that Newquay is a fantastic place to be for families and individuals all year round’
The Newquay Activity Centre team, has been receiving lots of praise from well wishes, including Newquay Businessman Jason Ross of Brand 88, “Amazing and thoroughly deserved ! A great guy working with a great team. In my opinion no one even comes close and it can only get better for Newquay Activity Centre. A lot of businesses in Cornwall should be looking at how this has worked for Rob Barber and his team and following suit . Well done everyone involved, always smiling and business is fun!”