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Gyllyngvase Beach

Cliff Road, Falmouth TR11 4PA, England
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Everything you need for a great day

This is our go-to beach when in Cornwall. At low tide you have both rock pools and sand, there are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Abi C
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
very nice beach but didn't like the behaviour of some visitors

it is a very nice beach, but was extremely packed as it was very hot. I felt quite stressed with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jdjd80
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London, United Kingdom
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“clean sand” (4 reviews)
“rock pools” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Cliff Road, Falmouth TR11 4PA, England
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"clean sand"
in 4 reviews
"public toilets"
in 5 reviews
"rock pools"
in 7 reviews
"lovely sand"
in 2 reviews
"lovely bar restaurant"
in 2 reviews
"lifeguard station"
in 2 reviews
"road parking"
in 2 reviews
"low tide"
in 6 reviews
"clear water"
in 3 reviews
"ice cream"
in 12 reviews
"paddle boarding"
in 5 reviews
"dog walkers"
in 2 reviews
"out of season"
in 3 reviews
"dog owners"
in 2 reviews
"town centre"
in 2 reviews
"next door"
in 3 reviews
"fish and chips"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is our go-to beach when in Cornwall. At low tide you have both rock pools and sand, there are clean toilets, a fab kiosk which is now open late for fish and chips and beautiful views. Who needs to go abroad when England is...More

Thank Abi C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a very nice beach, but was extremely packed as it was very hot. I felt quite stressed with the behaviour of some of the people there. I suggest that you should eat under a beach umbrella or in a beach tent. I saw...More

Thank jdjd80
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Safe, spacious, clean and easy to park nearby. Great amenities and access to water sports and cafe etc. Public toilets were clean, bright, airy and nearby.

Thank Carla H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is very good plenty of room to sunbath Restaurant and a takeaway plus ice cream Lovely spot

Thank Reginald G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a morning on the beach.Lovely bar/restaurant on the beach.Lots of people swimming safe as lifeguards in attendance.

Thank Deana K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You are able to hire a chair for a hour at a time or for the whole day - and if you wan to wonder - the lady will reserve your chair for you - The beach was beautiful and it was so lovely to...More

Thank Giselle1960
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This sandy beach is a real treasure there was always lots going on but also great to relax. The beach cafe is good too.

Thank Old60timer
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning,clean, lifeguarded beach. A joy to spend the afternoon here. Busy but plenty of room for all Clean beach. Clean toilets and a lovely beach shack for drinks and ice creams.

Thank amandagoldup
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beach for adults and children, white sand, clear water, lifeguards on duty, rock pools, good snorkling, safe swimming. This is a Blue Flag beach, it deserves it's rating.

Thank Cheryl6406
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sandy beach. Clear water, ideal and safe for children. Used for activities so can be busy. Good parking. Cafe sells all you would need for a day on the beach. Fish and chip cafe well worth a visit. But beware, the seagulls are the attacking...More

Thank Mjvhav
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Janice S
30 May 2018|
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Response from Afric V | Reviewed this property |
No. There's a website, Cornwall Beach Guide, but I don't see info about horses, only dogs, etc. Good luck - there seem to be plenty on one of the beaches during "Poldark".
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_saodell21
28 October 2017|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
It is this time of year
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