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Gwithian Beach

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Address: St Ives Bay, St Ives, England

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Lovely Beach

Over the Christmas we went here for a trip out, we were not disappointed.......huge lovely beach, our dog was in doggy heaven!!! Parking was free due to the time of year but... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2017
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Wellington, United Kingdom
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Wellington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Over the Christmas we went here for a trip out, we were not disappointed.......huge lovely beach, our dog was in doggy heaven!!! Parking was free due to the time of year but fairly big car park....can imagine it gets quite busy in the summer. We walked for a good hour and still didn't reach the end!! Would thoroughly recommend this... More 

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Penryn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

There is literally nothing here save for 2 cafes, one with a shop and only one of them open all year. When the tide goes out you could land an airliner as the beach is so big!

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Once again gwithian done it again boxing day on beach with shorts on who wants to go abroad not us we love this fantastic place everyone one friendly our dog loves this place too will be back in summer can't wait then again at xmas .yipeeeeèeee.

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cornwall
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I live in Cornwall and I have access to some amazing beaches and places .... but my favourite place ever is Hayle beach ... I could never get tired of this ..... seriously tourist's stay away you really would not like this 😂

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We have been all over the world, Caribbean, Greek Islands, Spain, Italy, Portugal, to many to remember... Port Gwithian and St Ives, the most friendly,gorgess place ever, the sand is soft, the sea is blue like the caribean amazing, my 4 yrs old loves it. We stay on a little campsite named polmanter just outside st I've (10 min bus... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely love this place. So picturesque. Great sand sea and views. Although dogs not alias on beach anymore between may September. We moved further down to the towans which is mint

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We went here on our way back from Cape Cornwall it was such a good stop off, great big beach, rockpools and walks. We went to the Rockpool restaurant before we headed back and it was amazing food as well.

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Been coming here for nearly 10 years now most mornings out of the holiday season. Its this place that makes you say, thank god I'm alive and live here! squillions of miles of flat sand, over looking St Ives, Lelant etc - just unbelievable in its beauty. If you use the beach or the miles of Dunes just above it,... More 

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Tregaron, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Accessible either from the car park at Gwithian Towans or the National Trust car park on the other side of the Red River, this is a beautiful beach with Godrevy lighthouse as a ever watchful companion.Good for walking on (at low tide, and with enough energy it is possible to walk all the way back to the Hayle estuary) and... More 

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Farnham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

One of a chain of beaches that surround St. Vies Bay, all of them beautiful come rain or shine.Soft sand, cliff top walks and seasonal life guards. At low tide it truly is a long walk to the water the beach is so flat. If you get lucky the pods of dolphins love playing in the bay, frequent visitors though... More 

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