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Address: St Ives, England
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A favorite place for a family outing, this lovely stretch of beach...

A favorite place for a family outing, this lovely stretch of beach overlooks Godrevy Lighthouse in the distance.

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Beautiful!!!!

The beaches of St Ives are of surpassing beauty.However please be careful of the herring gulls! Both my partner's and mine ice creams were not enjoyed by us!

Reviewed 16 July 2016
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

The beaches of St Ives are of surpassing beauty.However please be careful of the herring gulls! Both my partner's and mine ice creams were not enjoyed by us!

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Thank 789odette
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We visited the beach while we were staying in nearby Truro. It was always our intention to visit St Ives and we weren't disappointed. Although I would advise arriving early to get a parking space. We struggled even when it was not the school holidays but when you do this place is a real delight. Families of all ages would... More 

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Henfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

Lots of great beaches in St Ives but this is our favourite . Really lovely to walk to across the sands from the town harbour when the tide is out. Just be aware of the seagulls !!

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Thank beakie1988
London
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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beautiful beach. Beachside snack bar with a restaurant at the eastern end of the beach. Tree shaded walks from the town

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Thank BillyMaggie
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

White sand, clean turquoise waters, beautiful views of St Ives. Porthminster Cafe is right at the beach with good view and a great terrace overlooking the beach.

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Thank Sabrina R
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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Loved this beach and the surrounding area, not to many people there either which was great, such a lovely place. Some beaches are life guarded which is great.

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Thank Glynne J
Guildford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

One of the nicest Beaches in the UK gentle enough for children to play on safely, close enough to St Ives town to walk to.

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Thank Amanda C
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

Golden sand and even tide. Perfect to paddle or allow children down to the lapping waves Good refreshments on site and splended views with plenty of boats etc to watch and admire

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Thank braithwaite12
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Such a clean and family friendly beach by far one of the best near st ives. This was our first visit and hopefully not our last

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Thank Joanne H
Uk - Suffolk
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

Wonderful sandy family beach with calm sea. Perfect for a family day and sand castles. Also wonderful for an early morning jog

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