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Stunning Beach

A must see and go to when in the area. We were very luck with the weather and even went surfing... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Samantha A
London, United Kingdom
Super beach especially for surfers

We only stopped at 'The Waterfront' for coffee but were tempted on to the beach for a paddle. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Only a ten-minute walk along a coastal path to Old Polzeath, the beach is well known for its surf, which makes it ideal for Malibu and body surfing.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed yesterday

A must see and go to when in the area. We were very luck with the weather and even went surfing. It can get very busy during the summer but our visit was perfect as not too busy.

Thank Samantha A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stopped at 'The Waterfront' for coffee but were tempted on to the beach for a paddle. It must be wonderful in good weather although we chose a changeable, cold day. Friends at home stay here regularly so we decided to investigate. There did...More

Thank Scouselil9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Top beach and surf. Weather was good which helps. Lots of rock pools and walks for the kids and when the tide is out huge huge beach to muck about on. Lifeguards are top people and you feel really safe. Also very friendly to kids...More

Thank KC2155
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach, clean, parking very close, easy access even for the elderly. Lots for surfers, can make it a squeeze for playing with kids in the sea, but still a great place for half a day family beaching

Thank Graham279
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a day trip in Cornwall over the Bank Holiday weekend we decided to stop for supper at Polzeath Beach rather than driving straight home and boy was it worth it! We picked the point where the sun had just started to lower in the...More

Thank Leila N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach at Polzeath is great for all the family. Parking is hard to find on busy days due to the fact the beach is first class and super clean! Would definitely recommend a visit.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come back here every year to go belly-boarding - yes good old fashioned wooden boards and definitely no wet suit! It is a patrolled beach and so we feel safe.

Thank Elaine V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A large sandy beach (particularly at low tide), close car park, a few restaurants, couple of shops, toilets available, good for surfing. Ticks all the boxes a beach should!

Thank Alexander W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Usually crowded, but for good reason. There is great surf here, plenty of nearby shops (spar, Ann's cottage) as well as a few places to eat (I would recommend the sandbar), although the town itself isn't huge. The sand here is especially nice and you'll...More

Thank Libby W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Polzeath provides the perfect location for a one-stop, safe, lifeguarded beach with everything you could need in one location. There is easy access to the sand directly from the on-beach car parking site which has plentiful car parking (for which you have to pay, but...More

Thank oldsarboy
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