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Beautiful clean beach

This beach was a 10 minute walk from Porthminster beach. We absolutely loved it there. The beach is... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Ross G
lovely beach

lovely beach for all ages. nice beach cafe. nice walk down to beach but from treggenna side its a... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
karen m
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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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Reviewed 4 September 2018

This beach was a 10 minute walk from Porthminster beach. We absolutely loved it there. The beach is really clean and there are shops, restaurants, toilets and beach fun all available. You can paddle board, kayak and hire boats. Wonderful wonderful holiday!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ross G
Reviewed 3 September 2018

lovely beach for all ages. nice beach cafe. nice walk down to beach but from treggenna side its a steep hil

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank karen m
Reviewed 2 September 2018

When my children were young we suspected that Porthminster Beach would only be our favourite until they got old enough to want to venture over the hill to Porthmeor. My children are now of an age where bodyboarding, SUP’s and kayaks are all entertainment and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paul C
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

The best beach in St Ives and one of my favourite beaches anywhere in the world!!! Love it here, highly recommended!!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Stunning views and sift golden sand At low tide you can walk to harbour and back which makes it very safe for children Beach has all amenities and kids club in the summer plus lifeguard station Fabulous

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen B
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Wide enough so it rarely feels too crowded and with lovely soft sand without any stones so very comfortable to walk on barefoot. Ideal sandcastle-building sand! Good amenities close by.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank neatpete
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I have just finished a week staying at a lovely hotel just above this beach. It is a lovely location, lovely sand and very clean. Our party spent a lot of time their and really enjoyed it. However the one downside of all of St...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

We stayed in a property overlooking this beautiful beach. We came here many times when our children were small and now we have returned with them and our grandchildren! Fabulous week !!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank paulaokane
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Its my second time visiting St Ives and the weather has let us down badly this week. We have sat on Porthminser beach in the rain for two days on the trot. I now realise why everyone brings wind breaks and tents onto the beach....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Immaculately clean beach, beautiful white sand, safe for children, stunning scenery. There are lots of places to eat and the toilets are clean and near at hand. People who travel in by train will find it much more convenient than arriving by car. The main...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from carol b | Reviewed this property |
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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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Response from ManinderS356 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can right from the shop at the beach, next to cafe
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