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Tolcarne Beach

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Address: Newquay, England

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Sheltered beach

A lovely large sandy beach that is nearly surrounded by cliffs making it very sheltered. Quite a few steps to walk down to get there but well worth it.

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Ferndown, United Kingdom

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Ferndown, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lovely large sandy beach that is nearly surrounded by cliffs making it very sheltered. Quite a few steps to walk down to get there but well worth it.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing beach and with an even amazing view. Was staying at a hotel across it and the views didn't let me down. Can get windy and cool in the evenings but all worth the sunset views.

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Thank Krish P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On staying opposite the beach we enjoyed the lovely views of this beautiful clean beach, a must see when visiting.

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Thank Dawn D
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A large stunning beach in Newquay. Compared the town itself the beaches are a level above. You would be excused for mistaking it for a beach in southern Europe. Clean soft sand, great waves to watch the surfers on and great for long walks exploring.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located at the northern end of the string of Newquay beaches - deep, broad beach with good waves at the right tide times, and hence popular with serious surfers from 7'ish in the morning to dusk. Not many facilities on the beach - but the whole of the town is adjacent.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Tolcarne is typically excellent Cornwall beach, with soft blonde sand and dramatic views of the coastland. We're from South Devon and we don't have beaches that come close to rivalling Cornwall's. Our border collie loves Tolcarne, and so do we.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Compact but beautiful. Very clean Easy to access Family friendly I feel children are quite safe as there is a large area of shallow waters. There is plenty of sand to build sand castles. Coastguards are on the look out during touristy season.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Driving 6-7hours from central London to the British coast, was well worth it!!!. Wonderful place and sunsets for photographers, surfers as well as lovely blue coloured oceans. Best hotel would be the Tolcarne beach apartments😊

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Great for surfing with great views even though the weather wax bad there were a lot of surfers and dog walkers lovely clean beach for families

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Tolcarne beach is simply amazing, I try and stay twice a year, to visit my grandchildren, the staff do everything they possibly can to help you. If you are fit there is a steep cliff with stairs, sadly i am not, but I am more than happy to drive down, when you get there it's another world.

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