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Gwithian Beach

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Address: St Ives Bay, St Ives, England
Activities: Surfing

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Lovely Beach

Came here for a walk around during our stay. Lovely beach with what looks like a good surfing scene. We walked up along the dunes and saw a few people having BBQs. Defiantly on... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Came here for a walk around during our stay. Lovely beach with what looks like a good surfing scene. We walked up along the dunes and saw a few people having BBQs. Defiantly on the list next time!!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Miles and miles of sandy beach so no chance of being overcrowded here. However you need to go self sufficient with everything you need as there are no facilities on the beach. Locals go here as the surf is great when the wind is right. Wind breaks essential & make sure you are near to an exit path when the... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
32 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Been holidaying here for over 20 years and although can not promise on good weather this beach by far is the best, Rain or shine! Miles of golden sand, clear sea, sand dunes with wildlife. This is very dog and child friendly and always return year after year.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
7 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

A short drive from St Ives, this beach is well worth the journey. Walk the beach or the coast path over the dunes, the scenery is stunning. The Godrevy lighthouse when the waves are crashing is hard to beat.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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117 reviews 117 reviews
57 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Spacious, and it's even possible to find quieter areas in high season. The dunes have some nice walks too. It's a bit of a drive to get here, but well worth it.

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Endless sand, wonderful walks and the best views in the world. Hayle, leading down to Gwithian has to be the best kept secret ever! It will always be my favourite beach, beating even the most amazing in the Caribean.

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Hampshire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Wide beach, well used by experience and novice surfers alike. Dog friendly. Beach is very clean and easy to get to - National Trust car park.

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Brought back many memories of childhood holidays in Cornwall. Within beach is a fabulous long stretch of sandy beach - which some of the best waves on the north Cornwall coast. Would highly recommend.

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I regularly walk here with my dog. I prefer it in the winter time when it is quieter. However, it is a good place for picnics or BBQs in the Summer time.

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Just the most amazing beaches walks and wild life. The is the coolest cafe run by brilliant team calf Godrevy Beach Cafe

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