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Summer holidays

I sit on the beach as I write this review. Apologies if it is a bit sandy! Here with my husband as... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Liz R
London, United Kingdom
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One of St Ives beaches

In my opinion the best beach. Good facilities. Things to do. Food and drink. Toilets. Spacious... read more

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Pam M
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A favorite place for a family outing, this lovely stretch of beach overlooks Godrevy Lighthouse in the distance.
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“lovely beach” (95 reviews)
“putting green” (14 reviews)
St Ives, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I sit on the beach as I write this review. Apologies if it is a bit sandy! Here with my husband as a couple and my sister and her young family. About 9 days onto 2 weeks in Cornwall. This is so beautiful. It is...More

Thank Liz R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

In my opinion the best beach. Good facilities. Things to do. Food and drink. Toilets. Spacious. Near train station. Nice grassy areas. Plenty of birdsong. No through traffic.

Thank Pam M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The view on a sunny day as you come round the corner from St Ives town is breathtaking, great expanse of golden sands with blue, blue sea. Beach cafe where you can have a cold cider to quench your thirst. Palm trees and exotic succulent...More

Thank Adrienne_sail
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely beach, but i fell asleep for 5 minutes and awoke to a Seagull pecking at my back. Not just the food they're after ;)

Thank mtvesuvio
Reviewed 2 days ago

The beach was superb. Real golden sands. Very very clean. Just enough amenities. Great ice cream shop, cafe, shop etc.

Thank Pensionerwaiting
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This has to be one of the best beaches in Cornwall, if not the UK. It is lovely and wide, sheltered and more importantly has a plethora of lifeguards. It has some pretty cool eateries which are very stylish and pleasant to have a drink...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

all the beaches round st ives are great. one fishing village has 4 beaches. all Sandy. some for surfing. clean with appropriate amounts of cafes and amenities. they aren't the vast sandy vistas on other parts of Cornwall. but they are cute.

Thank Griffie65
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

These beaches in Cornwall are stunning! Most are dog friendly too, we don't have a dog but it was lovely to see so many play in the sea

Thank 123motorhome08
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place, beach cafe with shop, terrace for a drink etc, putting green, toilets, tennis, and a restaurant which is quite expensive. Beautiful beach, scenery and fabulous views over to st Ives.

Thank crceg
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely small beach, and with wind in right direction, really sheltered too. Great cafe close by as well

Thank mnkbtraynor
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Mandy B
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Response from AndrewDavidC | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but think no
Simon H
21 August 2015|
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Response from Karmenella | Reviewed this property |
It's flat so great for paddle boarding. They do hire surf boards but you do surfing on the beach on the other side of St. Ives.
Kamil Ł
15 May 2015|
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Response from J0seyWhales | Reviewed this property |
There in April and you couldn't take your dog on the beach then. However Porthgwidden beach nearby allows dogs.