The Beach Guide

Mousehole Beach

  • Mousehole Harbour Beach
    ©Cornwall Beaches
  • Mousehole Harbour Beach
    ©
  • Mousehole beach
    ©Cornwall Beaches

Whilst being one of the prettiest fishing villages in Cornwall Mousehole is not renowned for it's beaches. However, there are two beaches here - a pebbly/rocky beach with a small pool on the Newlyn side of town, in front of the Old Coastguard Hotel and a small patch of sand in the harbour.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

No lifeguard cover

Dogs friendly beach?

Seasonal dog ban. Easter day to 1st October

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Disabled access

There are slipways leading to the beaches on both sides of the harbour. The slip on the main section of sand is quite steep whereas the one leading to the carpark is much easier to manage.

Postcode

TR19 6PL

OS grid ref.

SW 4703 2630

Facilities

Mousehole is a well established tourist destination and has a range of cafes, bars, restaurants and shops.

Parking

There are 3 or 4 car parks in and around Moushole which are the only option given the narrowness of the streets and how busy it gets in the summer.