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
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Type of beach
RNLI lifeguards daily from 7 July - 2 September
Dogs friendly beach?
Seasonal dog ban. Easter day to 1st October
OS grid ref.
SW 5287 3894
Beach shop, cafe and toilets. Also has a lost child centre, first aid post
Plenty of parking available in beachfront carpark