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Great Beach

This is a fine, sandy beach with a lifeguard throughout the summer. Don't take your dog after... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
heatherogburn
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
On a quiet day :)

Lovely flat beach with amazing views to St Ives or Godrevy Lighthouse. Great setting for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newquaygreen1
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Newquay, United Kingdom
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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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All reviews putting green railway station blue sea ice cream life guards great for families great facilities golden sands clean sand water sports clear water nice cafe out of season lovely sand plenty of space sunny day low tide
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a fine, sandy beach with a lifeguard throughout the summer. Don't take your dog after Easter as they are not allowed.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely flat beach with amazing views to St Ives or Godrevy Lighthouse. Great setting for Pothminster cafe too

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Newquaygreen1
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was low tide, the sun was out, despite the time of year I was in shorts and T shirt and the walk across the beach, pausing to take in the always-amazing views was fabulous. We even walked in the sandy shallows across to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous dog friendly beach. Stunning, could be abroad with the beautiful sea and powder beach Parked in station car park which was easy, £2 for 4 hours.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Fariytopia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked on a cold windy day in Feb, but it’s still magnificent. Golden sand. A short walk from the town, cafes and restaurants.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely sandy beach clean and safe ,one of the quieter beaches due to its location above st Ives ,witnessed many children playing football and even some brave and hardy swimmers

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful clean beach and excellent surf. Lovely views and walks from the beach. Small car park though but very reasonable charges. Will go back

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank claired287
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off in St Ives whilst on holiday. We parked at the top of town and walked down the little windy roads down to the beach. Wow, this beach really is stunning. Lovely sand, blue sea, lots of space, fantastic. This must be one of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful golden sands, clean and a real sun trap. Easy access but the road down to it is single track Good to park by the railway and walk the 150yds Lovely views and well sheltered Mini golf and lifeguards

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DrWatson6
Reviewed 29 January 2019

This is such a wonderful beach - I swam here in May (not recommended without a wetsuit!) but its the beauty of the place and the colour of the sea that are so intoxicating. And they have the best beach cafe on the planet here...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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FrequentFlier456639
24 January 2019|
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Response from carol b | Reviewed this property |
5 mins max
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Luke R
19 September 2018|
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Response from chrissT8030TW | Reviewed this property |
During summer months NO There is a maximum £1000 fine I think they are allowed October to March but these are only approx Dogs not allowed in summer on any St Ives beaches. Having said that there is a very small beach... More
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Hayleyjadebevan
24 August 2018|
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Response from ManinderS356 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can right from the shop at the beach, next to cafe
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