The Beach Guide

The Best Beaches in the Cornwall

  • Porthcurno Beach

    Porthcurno Beach » West Cornwall

    If there was an 'A List' of Cornish beaches then Porthcurno would be on there without question. In terms of raw beauty few beaches anywhere can match…

    4.6 out of 5 stars
    Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets
  • Sennen Beach

    Sennen Beach » West Cornwall

    Sennen beach is situated just around the corner from Land's End, the most westerly point in mainland Britain. Whilst the village sits in the lee of the…

    4.5 out of 5 stars
    Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets Good surf
  • Treyarnon Bay Beach

    Treyarnon Bay Beach » North Cornish Coast

    A short walk from Constantine sits Treyarnon Bay, a clean and sandy north west facing beach backed by sand dunes and surrounded by low cliffs. To the…

    4.4 out of 5 stars
    Dog friendly beach Lifeguarded beach Toilets Good surf
  • Pedn Vounder Beach

    Pedn Vounder Beach » West Cornwall

    One of Cornwall's lovliest beaches, set among the stunning cliffs of Treryn Dinas with crystal clear turquoise water and a beautiful white sand beach.…

    4.4 out of 5 stars
    Dog friendly beach Good surf
  • Gwithian Beach

    Gwithian Beach » North Cornish Coast

    Gwithian was where it all started for me. All those years back when I first began going to the beach with my family this is where we came - and I loved…

    4.4 out of 5 stars
    Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets Good surf
  • Harlyn Bay Beach

    Harlyn Bay Beach » North Cornish Coast

    Harlyn is known for being a great family beach. Located in the lee of Trevose head and with a northerly aspect it is slightly more sheltered than some…

    4.1 out of 5 stars
    Dog friendly beach Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets Good surf
  • Green Bay Beach

    Green Bay Beach » Isles of Scilly

    The biggest, and arguably best beach on Bryher. A wide expanse of fine sand backed by trees and shrubs giving it an almost tropical feel. Green Bay faces…

    4.1 out of 5 stars
    Dog friendly beach
  • Kynance Cove Beach

    Kynance Cove Beach » The Lizard and Falmouth

    Popular since Victorian times, the brilliant turquoise water and white sand, with islands, caves and unexpected views are still a powerful draw today.…

    4.1 out of 5 stars
    Beach cafe Toilets Good surf
  • Bedruthan Steps Beach

    Bedruthan Steps Beach » North Cornish Coast

    One of the county's more dramatic beaches. It gets it's name from the huge slate outcrops scattered along the beach and not the inordinate number of steps…

    4.1 out of 5 stars
    Dog friendly beach
  • Trebarwith Strand Beach

    Trebarwith Strand Beach » North Cornwall

    The ever popular beach of Trebarwith Strand is located around two miles south of Tintagel. It is one of the few easily accessible beaches along this stretch…

    4.1 out of 5 stars
    Dog friendly beach Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets