Beaches near Padstow

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

Looking for a beach near me? The Cornwall Beaches guide has 14 listed in and close to Padstow to choose from. We've put the beaches in order of nearest first, but none are more than a few miles from Padstow.

  • St George's Cove

    St George's Cove

    St George's Cove is Padstow's closest beach at just over half a mile from the harbour. The beach gets…

  • Harbour Cove

    Harbour Cove

    The wide sandy beach of Harbour Cove looks out over the mouth of the Camel Estuary. Backed by sand dunes…

    Dog friendly beach
  • Hawkers Cove

    Hawkers Cove

    Situated at the mouth of the River Camel, near Padstow is Hawker's Cove beach. At low tide the beach…

    Dog friendly beach
  • Rock Beach

    Rock Beach

    The village of Rock is located on the eastern shore of the Camel Estuary across the water from Padstow.…

    Beach cafe Toilets
  • Daymer Bay

    Daymer Bay

    Good sized stretch of sand bordered by dunes and sandhills. It is comparatively off the beaten track…

    Dog friendly beach Beach cafe Toilets
  • Trevone Bay

    Trevone Bay

    Trevone is a popular beach with both surfers and families. The main beach is sandy inlet that is actually…

    Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets Blue Flag beach Good surf
  • Greenaways Beach

    Greenaways Beach

    Tucked away in Trebetherick near Polzeath, Greenaways Beach is a hidden gem which is often overlooked…

  • Newtrain Bay

    Newtrain Bay

    Also known as 'Rocky Beach' this pretty much sums up Newtrain Bay. Apart from a few little patches of…

    Dog friendly beach Beach cafe Toilets
  • Harlyn Bay

    Harlyn Bay

    Harlyn is known for being a great family beach. Located in the lee of Trevose head and with a northerly…

    Dog friendly beach Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets Good surf
  • Polzeath Beach

    Polzeath Beach

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

    Lifeguarded beach Beach cafe Toilets Blue Flag beach Good surf
  • Epphaven Beach

    Epphaven Beach

    Like its neighbour, Lundy Bay, the small beach of sand and rocks is only usable when the tide receeds.…

  • Mother Iveys Bay

    Mother Iveys Bay

    The somewhat oddly named Mother Ivey's Bay is tucked away behind Trevose Head near Padstow. The headland…

    Dog friendly beach Good surf
  • Lundy Bay

    Lundy Bay

    On the north coast of Cornwall is Lundy Bay, close to Polzeath and Port Isaac, it is a small sheltered…

  • Port Quin Beach

    Port Quin Beach

    Port Quin Beach is an unspoilt cove facing the Atlantic Ocean that sits in a deep rocky inlet between…

    Beach cafe