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Beaches in Cornwall

With over 250 miles of coast, Cornwall has one of the most varied and beautiful coastlines in the UK with over 300 beaches.

Take a look at BeachWise which has 20 top tips to help beachgoers enjoy a safe, fun, healthy and relaxing day by the sea. 

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Browse the list of beaches in Cornwall, find out whether the beach is accessible and what facilities are available such as toilets and cafe.

Find dog friendly beaches in Cornwall.

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Sand dunes are important features on the Cornish Coastline. Learn more about the different types of dune, the plants and animals associated with them, the challenges they face and how they have been managed.

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Find out which of Cornwall's beaches offer a lifeguard service.
Read our beach safety tips and remember to check the tide times before you go.
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Clean bathing water is important in Cornwall as the sea is used for a variety of activities.
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All-terrain wheelchairs also known as sand chairs have been designed for outdoor use and have large inflatable wheels which allow them to roll over sand and pebbles easily. Find a beach near you which has sand chairs available to hire.
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Learn about some of the wildlife you may see on the beaches in Cornwall including jellyfish, weever fish and those animals which live in rock pools and sand dunes.
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