Cornwall beaches

Escape to the idyllic beaches of Cornwall and experience the beauty of the world class Cornish coast. Get a local’s view as we pick through the best beaches for the perfect day at the seaside.

Maenporth Beach

Maenporth sits at the ocean edge of a lush green valley, backed by tall trees and thick woods, and flanked by cliffs on either side. It’s only a 10 minute drive from Falmouth’s centre, but feels a world away. Come here to relax and enjoy the views.  The large sandy beach is popular with families, …

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Swanpool Beach

Swanpool Beach is a lovely soft sand and shingle beach that looks out to Falmouth bay but feels way out of the hustle and bustle of Falmouth’s town beaches, despite the fact that it’s right around the corner from the town’s main waterfront.  At the beach you’ll find an outdoor cafe, crazy golf course as …

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Gyllyngvase Beach

Gyllyngvase beach, known locally as Gylly, is the centre of Falmouth’s beach scene. Mixing a cool California-esque beach vibe with some flora that wouldn’t be out of place in the Mediterranean, the awards winning Blue Flag beach is a great place to hunker down for a fun filled beach day. Nestled at the western edge …

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