Guide to Cornwall's beaches

Blue Flag beaches in Cornwall

There are 8 Blue Flag beaches listed in Cornwall in 2017.

  • Porthmeor

    Porthmeor

    Porthmeor is arguably St Ives' premier beach and as such one of Cornwall's…

  • Polzeath

    Polzeath

    The popularity of Polzeath has grown over recent years. This results from the…

  • Carbis Bay

    Carbis Bay

    Large sheltered sandy beach suitable for families with plenty of facilities…

  • Gyllyngvase

    Gyllyngvase

    Good family beach, with life guard cover during the summer months. The gently…

  • Porthminster

    Porthminster

    Large sheltered sandy beach with all facilities one would expect on a Blue…

  • Trevone Bay

    Trevone Bay

    Trevone is a popular beach with both surfers and families. The main beach is…

  • Widemouth

    Widemouth

    The beach at Widemouth Bay is a wide expanse of open sand stretching nearly…

  • Porthtowan

    Porthtowan

    Porthtowan is another of Cornwall's great North coast beaches which grows exponentially…