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Surfers paradise

Great family beach we were there early evening loads of barbies, games dogs and families. Loads of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Stayed 100 yards up the road...

...and loved it, great beach, good little shop and very quiet and peaceful - could have stayed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tim D
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“great beach” (55 reviews)
“car park” (77 reviews)
“surf school” (31 reviews)
Padstow, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great family beach we were there early evening loads of barbies, games dogs and families. Loads of surfers and loads of empty beach....paradise.

Thank juliet2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...and loved it, great beach, good little shop and very quiet and peaceful - could have stayed forever!

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely beach for kids and dogs.easy to park and easily accessible. would recommend it for people with young kids

Thank janny39
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Regulars to Harlyn Bay we can't fault it & it really is one of the best beaches in Cornwall. Very dog-friendly all year round and ideal for swimming, surfing & rock pooling. Hire wetsuits at the beach shop, buckets & spades for sale. Ice-cream for...More

Thank AJC399
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this beach so much, it is beautiful at anytime, sun or rain. Clean, dog friendly, great cliff walk above too!

Thank MitchUK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In my experience one of the best beaches in Cornwall. Safe swimming and often good surf. Great first thing in the morning without the crowds

Thank Wayne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful family friendly beach, plenty of space lots of rock pools, safe clean and with beautiful views. Above the beach, on the car park is a refreshments van 'Food for Thought' who serve good quality food and drinks with plenty of seating so you can...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as a family of 4 in August 2017. We had 2 weeks in Cornwall - 1 in the south west and 1 in the Padstow/Bude area. Harlyn was our favourite beach. It's large, not crowded, easy to park. There was a beach...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited over the August bank holiday weekend We were blessed with good weather and at 11.30 am it was very busy, but we found a space to settle with our dogs. Car Park was £4.50 per car. The surf was not great this particular time,but...More

2  Thank Jo P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Rockpool , a smashing holiday let just 150 yards from this super beach. Great as we didn't need to use the car or pay car park charges. Massive beach when the tide is out with life guards , surf school, ice cream van...More

1  Thank Alan B
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