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Down memory lane

Stayed here as a child with my family and just returned with my daughter and her family. Still as... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2016
Pesaro italy
Come see in winter

This place of my childhhood is still special to me,in winter on a stormy day it is the best place... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2016
Hayle, United Kingdom
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“sand dunes” (26 reviews)
“rock pools” (38 reviews)
St Ives Bay, St Ives, England
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Stayed here as a child with my family and just returned with my daughter and her family. Still as beautiful and un spoilt as I remembered it all those years ago.

Thank scanelle
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This place of my childhhood is still special to me,in winter on a stormy day it is the best place in the world............i do not exagerate.

Thank RoyL65
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is an excellent beach for young families. Lovely fine sand and facilities like beach cafe and toilets very close. It has a lifeguard and a "no dogs" policy. Being slightly out from the centre of St Ives it is also slightly less busy.

Thank Graham_Woodbridge
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We visited here to watch the experienced surfers. The entrance to the beach is across grey, flat slate pebbles that we sat and made sculptures out of! Very sandy and excellent for experienced surfers. A nice beach to sit and watch the clever water athletes...More

Thank MRSBLH123
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Stunning, such a beautiful unspoilt area. We went late and watched the sun go down, it was amazing. This beach is a well kept secret. We were lucky to find it. Well worth searching for.

Thank Kathie H
Reviewed 5 June 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

Thank Dockymomo
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Easy parking (pay and display). Fields to play in, seals to visit, rock pools to play around and surfing. Sandy beach goes for miles and lots of rocks to explore. Also a super cafe nearby. Take a picnic as lots of places to sit on...More

Thank FullNotGlum
Reviewed 3 June 2016

This beach is fantastic, it's so big that even the bank holiday crowds didn't make it feel cramped. It's sandy, consistent waves for body boarding and extremely well manned by life guards. There's a lovely cafe at the top of the dunes and our kids...More

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Great beach, plenty of sand, miles of it! very clean. Great for dog walking as well as enjoying the beach with the family. Great sand dunes for climbing...in fact simply great!

Thank 349Dawn22
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Arguably a better beach than Carbis Bay, this is 3 miles of clean sand stretching from Hayle Harbour towards Godrevy Lighthouse. There's plenty of room to bring the family and picnic, so it never feels crowded although other people use the beach. The beach also...More

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30 June 2016|
Response from Andrew F | Reviewed this property |
I can't see why not! Near Godrevy head the National Trust may ban it. The beach is very tidal and if you are responsible I can see no reason why not!
10 June 2016|
Response from IL1983 | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any signs for a specific area for dogs to be walked on.