Explore the beautiful beaches in Cornwall.
Whether you’re looking for some much needed sun, sea and sand during the summer months, or wishing to explore the coastline during the winter, Cornwall boasts some of the best beaches in Britain.
Not everyone is looking for a bucket and spade beach. Seaton is mainly pebble and coarse sand, but what it lacks in sandcastle-building potential, it makes up for in other ways.
As a family friendly beach on the North Cornish Coast, Polzeath offers a variety of things to see and do.
A blue flag awarded beach in the heart of St Ives - perfect for families with a range of amenities close by.
A beautiful shingle cove sheltered by lush green cliffs nr Bude - great for swimming.
A beautiful place to see in Cornwall, stunning views come as standard along this stretch of beach in St. Ives.
A hidden gem that boasts fabulous views out towards Pendennis Castle and the lighthouse at St Anthony’s Head.
One of the best beaches in Cornwall for activities and events, with shore-side activity centre - great for families.
A great family beach, sheltered by the beautiful Cornish landscape with plenty to do, see and explore - dog friendly all year.
A tiny bay situated between Newquay & Padstow, Porthcothan offers a small beach backed by grassy dunes.
A beautiful, long sandy beach near Newquay. Great parking available with level access to the beach.
One of a number of beaches in Cornwall that local people will count among their favourites.
A popular and beautiful beach in Cornwall; Polurrian Cove is situated on the Lizard Peninsula.
A truly beautiful place to see in Cornwall, Porthtowan is both a World Heritage Site and surfers' paradise.
A quiet dog friendly beach near Newquay - great for families and surfers.
A great beach in Cornwall for families looking to enjoy beach games, swimming, and surfing.
A beautiful place to see and enjoy in Cornwall. Recently featured in the new BBC drama series Poldark.
Perfect for families; Carbis Bay beach boasts a mile long stretch of golden sand and gleaming turquoise waters.
A great beach for family fun in Falmouth, Gyllyngvase is popular with both tourists and locals alike.
A beautiful dog friendly beach at the junction of Mount's Bay and the Lizard Peninsula.
One of the most iconic beaches in Cornwall. Providing some of the best views in Cornwall
Could this be the haunt of smugglers? Porthgwarra beach recently featured in the Poldark series set in Cornwall.
Boasting untamed beauty and regular surf, there's plenty to see and do at this popular beach in Cornwall.
Situated near Helston this beautiful Cornish beach is popular with both surfers and walkers alike.
One of the best known beaches in Cornwall, Watergate Bay is popular both amongst surfers and families.
The perfect place for sun seekers and surfers alike - kick back and relax on this beautiful beach in Cornwall.
Close by to Bude, Crooklets is a fantastic family beach, great for swimming, snorkeling and sailing.
One of the sandiest beaches in Cornwall located in the famous Mount's Bay nr Penzance.
Voted as one of the best beaches in Britain, Kynance Cove must be seen to be believed.
A beautiful place to see in Cornwall, this sandy beach near Treen offers a sense of seclusion.
A perfect beach for families, Mawgan Porth is dog friendly year round and lifeguarded in the summer.
A great family beach in Cornwall, with good surfing conditions. Surrounded by beautiful walks along the North Cornish Coast.
Beautiful beaches on the North Coast of Cornwall; popular with both swimmers and sailors.
Beautiful crescent bay, with clear waters close by the Padstow, a great surfing spot on the North coast.
A fantastic Cornish beach located in Falmouth, boasting a cafe, restaurant and variety of water sports.
One of the best beaches in Cornwall; Perranporth offers great surf, sand, wildlife, activities and more...
Quintessential cove at the heart of a beautiful fishing village - great beach for swimming and exploring the sea.
Situated between two rugged headlands Porthcurno is a sheltered beach in Cornwall, ideal for families.
Located near Padstow, this attractive sandy beach has an interesting and infamous past.
Regarded as one of the best beaches in Cornwall, Gwithian is a great choice for surfers. Situated near Hayle.
Perfect for both families & surfers, Trebarwith Strand remains a popular beach in Cornwall.