Popular sandy beaches with all facilities nearby. Car parking at either the small quayside
or main car parks.
A huge sandy beach which is one of the best surfing beaches in the UK.
A wide popular sandy beach on the outskirts of Falmouth. Parking and facilities are all nearby.
Extensive shingle and rock beach with good rock pools and view of Looe Island. Some parking
possible on road by beach. Facilities nearby.
Kingsand & Cawsand Beaches
Attractive, sheltered sand and shingle beach with Rock pools, cliff walks. Facilities nearby,
including pubs, cafes and beach shops, and boat hire.
Lanivet Bay - Lansallos
Three sand and shingle beaches reached by a beautiful 15 min walks from National Trust car parks
at Frogmore and Lansallos.
A shelving sand and shingle beach with rock pools. National Trust car park on cliff-top road.
Beach is reached by 20 min walk along coastal path with steep descent. Strong rip currents.
A long sand and pebble beach which stretches from Penzance to Marazion. Good parking and facilities
at Marazion and its definitely worth visiting St Michaels Mount. To visit St Michaels Mount use the
causeway at low tide and use the ferry when the causeway is under water.
Newquay has world wide reputation as a surfers haven and comprises of four beaches – Towan beach,
Great Western beach, Tolcarne beach and Lusty Glaze. Together they form a huge expanse of sand at
low tide. The beaches are ideal for sun worshippers, families, and surfers and there are excellent facilities, though Newquay does get very busy. There are roads down to Towan, Great Western and
Tolcarne but steep steps down to Lusty Glaze.
Super family beach with a large expanse of sand and excellent surfing. There is also a small cove
at the north of Polzeath beach called Pentireglaze Haven. At Polzeath there is level access to the
beach by the beach car park. At New Polzeath there are steps down to the beach.
A large perfect sandy beach on the southern edge of St Ives. There are also sunbathing areas in St
Two sand and shingle beaches with rock pools. Car park, toilets and refreshments nearby.
Large sand and shingle beach with rock pools. All facilities nearby including car park, toilets,
café and pub.
Popular white sandy beach with dunes on one side and a canal on the other The beach has a large natural
swimming pool in the rocks that is filled by the sea at high tide. Situated close to the town centre,
it has a large car park and easy access for everyone. There are cliff and canal walks from the beaches
with local nature reserves nearby.
A sheltered stretch of sand and shingle with rock pools. Café, beach shop and parking by the beach.
Towan is a flat, sandy beach next to Newquay harbour, it is sheltered from most of the Atlantic swells and
only gets surf during stormy conditions. During the high water, it is a small cove type beach, at low tide
Towan connects with Great Western Beach. Towan is very close to the town, therefore access to the beach is
Four mile stretch of fine sandy beach backed by slate cliffs, reached by paths at Freathy, Tregonhawke and
Tregantle. Cliff top car park and refreshments at Freathy. Rip currents can make bathing unsafe at times.