The Beach Guide

Gunwalloe Beach

  • Gunwalloe Church Cove
  • Gunwalloe Cove
  • Dollar Cove
  • gunwalloe_wave

Lovely sandy family beach. There is a stream running through the beach, ideal for paddling. No dogs allowed. There is reputed to be lost Spanish treasure at nearby Dollar Cove.

Also known as:

Church Cove

Type of beach


Lifeguard service

RNLI lifeguard cover daily from 7 July - 2 September

Dogs friendly beach?

Seasonal dog ban. Easter day to 1st October

dog friendly beaches »


TR12 7QE

OS grid ref.

SW 6548 2201


The local farm runs a small kiosk serving ice creams, tea, coffee and sandwiches is open throughout the summer months. There are toilets located as short walk from the National Trust car park which are open every day between Easter and the end of October.


There is a large National Trust car park just above the beach.

Gunwalloe Beach Reviews

May 22nd 2019

My favourite beach in Cornwall