Nearest Beaches in Cornwall
So you’ve decided to look for some beaches in Cornwall? Well we’re here to help with that and to start you off we have listed here all the beaches Cornwall has to offer. On top of that you can also use the map at the top of the page to visualise exactly where the beach is or use it as a tool to help you discover new and exciting beaches that you’ve never been to or heard of before.
Each beach listed here has its own profile page where the facilities and features of that beach are listed to make it easier to find out which beach it is you’d like to visit.
Beaches in Cornwall are some of the most wonderful in the country, mostly due to the fact of its southern location and extensive coastline but nonetheless they are simply some of the most stunning in the country. Use our search features to explore their locations and grab a feel of some of these beaches Cornwall has to offer.
Activities at beaches in Cornwall
Because of having so many beaches to choose from beaches in Cornwall can offer so many different activities ranging from windsurfing to walking and even sailing. This fact makes beaches in Cornwall some of the most diverse the UK can offer and there’s always a beach to suit a persons need.
One of the best surfing beaches in Cornwall is Perranporth – Penhale Sands Beach, it offers some of the best surf in Cornwall and is only a stone’s throw away from Newquay. Should you wish to pay this beach a visit you won’t be disappointed.
One of the best walking beaches in Cornwall is Polridmouth Beach, with its spectacular views and overall quality this really is one of the best beaches Cornwall has to offer. Located on the southern coast it is surrounded by rocky cliffs and lush green fields to make your way around designated walking circuits or to just stroll up and down the beach taking in its breath-taking sights.
Some of the nearest beaches in Cornwall
If you just want to browse the beaches in Cornwall to find something suitable for a great day out then you can find them all here listed in alphabetical order. Some of the population’s favourites are:
Towan Beach: a relatively small beach located not too far away from Falmouth provides a superb location for that day out to the seaside that you’ve been planning for a while. A mixture of rocks and beautiful sands won’t leave you disappointed as this beach has it all and even for even the most travelled beach-goer it can provide something new.
Mounts Bay in Penzance provides any familiar beach visitor with something new to enjoy. A long stretch of sand to find that secluded and isolated spot to settle in as well as fantastic water, with sufficient surf to get some body-boarding going if you so wish.
Beaches in Cornwall
We have 141 beaches listed in Cornwall: