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great beach

i love this beach , it is a fantastic beach for surfing , exploring the rocks at low tides , food... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
anthony t
Torquay, United Kingdom
Beautiful Beach

Such a beautiful beach. Walked along this stretch of shore every day of our holiday and always... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hannah L
Eastleigh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago

i love this beach , it is a fantastic beach for surfing , exploring the rocks at low tides , food and drinks on site , clean easy going atmosphere , its even the place my grandad taught me to surf , and the same...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a beautiful beach. Walked along this stretch of shore every day of our holiday and always found it pleasantly quiet, surprising with the view! When the tide goes out you can walk all the way along to Towan Beach at one end or Lusty...More

Thank Hannah L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tolcarne Beach is one of the best on this stretch of coast and is a great venue for families. There is a super restaurant adjacent to the beach huts and super surfing as the sheltered beach funnels the waves on the incoming tide. It has...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in a beach hut with a friend, it was right on the beach, very cosy. We didn’t get to eat in the restaurant as we’re out & about most of the time ( only stayed 2 nights ) not long enough really. They...More

1  Thank Paulene09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic beach we loved this place our fave lusty glaze was closed for the day for a wedding so we decided to give this one a go and we are so glad we did as its just as beautiful and we had a lovely time...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Makes a change as we usually go to Fistral beach. The down side is it can get very busy in the summer. But I wish people would control their dogs!

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely beach, central to Newquay. Cafe and beach huts (to hire) on the beach. Toilets close by too. Nice flat wlk along to the adjacent beaches; only when tide is out though. Lovely sand, clean beach, ideal for all ages.

Thank Mrsj243
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Gorgeous beach which is why we always stay at Rockland's right overlooking tolcarne. Lots of steps down to beach so if you have prams or restricted ability there's a pleasant walk down hill just past the stairs.

Thank Lucec0812
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Tolcarne, Great Western, Towan are separate beaches when tide is in but you can walk along all three when tide is out. Sandy beaches with clear water. Problem getting onto beaches if mobility problems as steep slope or 140+ stairs. Choose Towan if you don't...More

Thank Diane D
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We stayed at Ocean Heights, which is literally a stone's throw from Tolcarne Beach. Lifeguards are keeping things safe in the summer and there is a restaurant/cafe and loos. As the tide goes out you can venture around the cliffs to find caves and dramatic...More

Thank MumandDad676
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