Guide to Cornwall's beaches

Carbis Bay

Carbis Bay beach
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Large sheltered sandy beach suitable for families with plenty of facilities close by.
The beach is protected both by it's aspect and the large tree covered cliffs - a rarity on the North Cornish Coast. At lower tides it is possible to walk past the headland at the eastern end of the beach to Porthkidney Sands

Also known as:

Barrepta Cove

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

RNLI lifeguards daily from 7 July - 2 September

Dogs friendly beach?

Seasonal dog ban. Easter day to 1st October

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Postcode

TR26 2NW

OS grid ref.

SW 5287 3894

Facilities

Beach shop, cafe and toilets. Also has a lost child centre, first aid post

Parking

Plenty of parking available in beachfront carpark

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