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Great beach to watch sunrises/sets on, rockpooling, bodyboarding, great walks in this area. Have... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
October 30th!!!!

Had the best day on the beach! Pasties, prosecco & pilsner picnic. Sunshine all day and just a few... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
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“rock pools”(18 reviews)
“lovely beach”(16 reviews)
“dog beach”(5 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Cadgwith TR12 7LZ, England
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All reviews rock pools lovely beach dog beach car park sea acres holiday park main beach pastries narrow lane coastal path walked down low tide sunny day few hours surf school dogs lifeguards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great beach to watch sunrises/sets on, rockpooling, bodyboarding, great walks in this area. Have been coming here for years.

Thank laurenodean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the best day on the beach! Pasties, prosecco & pilsner picnic. Sunshine all day and just a few clouds. Shame the car park was closed but it didnt spoil the fun.

Thank BruceMeek
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Here when quiet. Very limited parking as the main car park closed off. Lifeguards were still covering the beach. On coastal path. Good family beach. Cafe there also.

Thank Avocettoo
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Just returned from a week in Cadgwith. Returned to Kennack Sands, after 15 years, visited twice during this stay. Weather was lovely. Great stretch of sand, with rocks to climb. There's a carpark; two cafe's, both serving good food & toilets. Great for families.

Thank TarantinoSolihull
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Two beautiful beaches with loads of character. There’s two great cafes and a good sized car park. The road down is pretty narrow but well well worth it. It is protected by lifeguards as well

Thank mndavies2017
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely quiet beeach. Sand and pebble beach. Surf school available £25pp. Lots of rocks to explore and climb. Kids loved it there. Was nice watching everyone surfing and catching big waves. Car park nive and close, and not bad pricing for a whole day....More

Thank dawnanderson87
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Walked down to the beach - cars every where not much room for pedestrians. Busy little place sea weed follwing the recent storms.

Thank Deb J
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Kennack Sands on a blazingly hot 30+ degree day in early July. We walked a little further to the dog friendly section and spent a very happy couple of hours swimming in the crystal clear sea and exploring rock pools. The cafe looked...More

Thank NorthStar802794
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Lovely beach with good facilities. Car park is small, so would suggest early arrival but only £4 to park all day. Clean toilets close by and very good cafe serving pasties and ice cream. Life guards on duty so safe for swimming and surfing, beach...More

Thank Hickensfamily
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We walked from Cadgwith to Kennack Sands and in need of a drink we stopped at the cafe /shop on the right as you walk down the road.We ordered Mocha and a banana milkshake from the young blonde girl "serving".(She was on her phone and...More

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20 June 2018|
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Response from 415briant | Reviewed this property |
Its ok for swimming. There is a cafe and toilets there and a large car park. The last bit of road down to it is very narrow if you are driving. The furtherest beach ie the East beach is dog friendly. Lifeguards are on duty... More
24 January 2018|
Response from teresa w |
On the 2nd beach it’s behind the main beach it’s still ok though just have a small walkway few pebbly bits to walk down hope you enjoy nice tearoom on main beach parking is at main beach it was £2when we went but we were at... More
24 August 2017|
Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, The South West Coast path joins the Lizard and Kennack Sands. It's about 5 miles but it will take you about three hours because it is quite hilly and so extraordinarily beautiful that you will keep stopping to... More