The Beach Guide

Beaches near Hayle

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

The beach guide has 16 beaches listed in and around the town of Hayle.

  • Black Cliff Beach

    Black Cliff Beach

    Long sandy beach stretching from Hayle Towans to Mexico Towans, sheltered by cliffs.

    dog friendly car park
  • Hayle Towans Beach

    Hayle Towans Beach

    This expanse of beach is what makes up most of Hayle's '3 miles of golden sand'. At low tide all the…

    lifeguarded car park good surf
  • Porthkidney Beach

    Porthkidney Beach

    Porthkidney Sands stretch from the mouth of the River Hayle in Lelant to Hawk’s Point in Carbis Bay.…

    dog friendly lifeguarded car park good surf nudist beach
  • Mexico Towans Beach

    Mexico Towans Beach

    Part of the long stretch of sandy beaches backed by sand dunes at Hayle.

    dog friendly lifeguarded car park
  • Carbis Bay

    Carbis Bay

    Located less than a mile out of St Ives is Carbis Bay. It is a wide sandy beach with good facilities…

    lifeguarded toilets beach cafe car park good surf blue flag
  • Gwithian Beach

    Gwithian Beach

    Great beach for the family with lots of sand and rock pools for the children.

    lifeguarded beach cafe car park good surf
  • Godrevy Beach

    Godrevy Beach

    The northen-most tip of Hayle's '3 miles of golden sand' and probably the most dramatic. Owing to it's…

    lifeguarded car park good surf
  • Porthminster Beach

    Porthminster Beach

    Large sheltered sandy beach with all facilities one would expect on a Blue Flag beach. Much more sheltered…

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  • St Ives Harbour Beach

    St Ives Harbour Beach

    Is it a harbour? Is it a beach? Well actually it’s both. Whilst you might imagine a grimy patch of muddy…

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  • Lambeth Walk Beach

    Lambeth Walk Beach

    The oddly named Lambeth Walk beach is easily overlooked, despite being almost in the town centre of…

    dog friendly toilets beach cafe
  • Bamaluz Beach

    Bamaluz Beach

    The remains of Wheal Dream tin mine overlook this quiet, sandy beach. Situated between the harbour and…

    dog friendly lifeguarded car park good surf
  • Porthgwidden Beach

    Porthgwidden Beach

    Porthgwidden is often overlooked in the St Ives beaches stakes. Smaller than the others it does benefit…

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  • Porthmeor Beach

    Porthmeor Beach

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

    lifeguarded car park good surf blue flag
  • Fishing Cove

    Fishing Cove

    The stretch of coast running between Godrevy and Portreath beaches is known as North Cliffs. To most,…

    dog friendly lifeguarded car park nudist beach
  • Clodgy Point Beach

    Clodgy Point Beach

    Clodgy Point beach is located just around the point (Man’s Head) from Porthmeor beach. It is a fairly…

    dog friendly car park
  • Marazion Beach

    Marazion Beach

    Despite being situated in front of the popular village of Marazion and having ample parking and amenities…

    lifeguarded car park good surf