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Address: St Ives, England
Description: This half-mile-long beach with firm sands is a popular recreational area...
This half-mile-long beach with firm sands is a popular recreational area around St. Ives, where all amenities are available, including beach chalets.
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Surf heaven

Back in St Ives on a beautiful blowy day. Fantastic waves, lovely clean sand, lifeguards. Perfect. To make it even better, a lovely cafe at top of beach. #beachheaven

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
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Cheltenham
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Cheltenham
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261 reviews 261 reviews
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131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

Back in St Ives on a beautiful blowy day. Fantastic waves, lovely clean sand, lifeguards. Perfect. To make it even better, a lovely cafe at top of beach. #beachheaven

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

The beach was very clean with a lovely view, there is Beachcomer bar on the beach for refreshments and a putting green near to the beach,

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Teignmouth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

Located on the beach, fantastic views of the beach and the bay. Called in to escape the rain, so only had a smoothie. However the food looked really good, but wasn't hungry so didn't order anything. Would like to go back for a meal sometime.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

I just liked being on this beautiful beach out of season. Wandering across the beautiful sand, and paddling in the sea. So close to the town

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Hotel very good, bus & train service good. Parking not so good. Good walking areas, we walked miles up & down hills.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Maybe the best beach around St. Ives - the sand is great and surfing is ideal here. A very big beach so even during a hot, sunny August day there is more than enough space. The surroundings are beautiful. This beach is definitely worth a visit.

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Midlands
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The sea, the sand, the surfers! The colour of the sea was dark blue, the sand was soft and white - as the weather was fantastic it was hard to believe it wasn't an exotic holiday spot.

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We came here last week and walked along this amazing sandy beach. It was very windy with lots of surfers and I imagine this is more of a sports based beach than a family beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Beautiful beach. White sand. Deserted as freezing! Couldn't be beaten abroad - if only we had the weather St Ives is certainly blessed with beauty and I can see why artists visit - the colours are beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

Stunning Beach. Love it, we return time & time again If you have children they'll love climbing the rocks. A must visit.

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