Beaches near Mevagissey

Map featuring Mevagissey beaches. Click on pins to view beach details

The beach guide has 14 beaches listed in and around the town of Mevagissey.

  • Mevagissey Beach

    Mevagissey Beach

    Located about a quarter of a mile up the coast from the working harbour of Mevagissey is Polstreath…

    Dog friendly beach
  • Portmellon Beach

    Portmellon Beach

    In a valley, just over the hill from Mevagissey is the little village of Portmellon. The beach here…

  • Pentewan Beach

    Pentewan Beach

    A large stretch of near-white sand, Pentewan Sands is located between St Austell and the fishing village…

    Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets
  • Great Perhaver Beach

    Great Perhaver Beach

    The lovely sandy beach of Great Perhaver is just around the corner from the popular Gorran Haven. But…

    Nudist / naturist
  • Gorran Haven Beach

    Gorran Haven Beach

    Gorran Haven is a pleasant sandy beach just in front of the village. It is fairly sheltered, sitting…

    Dog friendly beach Beach cafe Toilets
  • Vault Beach

    Vault Beach

    Vault Beach is a sheltered beach to the eastern side of Dodman Point which reaches up 110 metres from…

    Dog friendly beach Nudist / naturist
  • Hemmick Beach

    Hemmick Beach

    This pretty little sandy beach is situated just to the west of Dodman Point on the Roseland Peninsula. The…

    Dog friendly beach
  • Porthpean Beach

    Porthpean Beach

    Porthpean is probably the best of St Austell's beaches, although a little on the small side. Backed…

    Beach cafe Toilets
  • Duporth Beach

    Duporth Beach

    This private beach remains relatively quiet right throughout the year despite its proximity to St Austell,…

  • Porthluney Cove

    Porthluney Cove

    Decent sized sandy beach which backs onto the grounds of Caerhays Castle and it's gardens. The beach…

    Dog friendly beach Beach cafe Nudist / naturist
  • Charlestown Beach

    Charlestown Beach

    Sandy beach with area of pebbles of geological interest. There are a number of small caves in the cliffs…

    Beach cafe Toilets
  • Portholland Beach

    Portholland Beach

    Portholland is in fact two beaches - East and West Portholland. At low tide they join up to form a wide…

    Dog friendly beach Beach cafe Toilets
  • Carlyon Bay

    Carlyon Bay

    Set at the heart of St Austell Bay, Carlyon Bay is a stretch of almost 2 miles of coarse sand. Actually…

    Beach cafe
  • Polgaver Beach

    Polgaver Beach

    Located at the far end of Carlyon Bay, Polgaver was the first official nudist beach in Cornwall, inaugurated…

    Nudist / naturist