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

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One of my favs

Wow this beach is absolutely gorgeous seems to go on for miles ,golden sand and beautiful rock formations. When we visited it was very quite secluded and peaceful, unlike the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Wow this beach is absolutely gorgeous seems to go on for miles ,golden sand and beautiful rock formations. When we visited it was very quite secluded and peaceful, unlike the other beaches we visited in Cornwall which were beautiful but busy.There's a carpark right facing the beach however we parked at the top carpark and walked over the dunes and... More 

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Warwick, England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Miles and miles of good clean sand and crashing waves..lifeguard service, good access, sand dunes, great family times..

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Fantastic beach visited with our 3 dogs and they loved it. Really clean and tidy beach one of the best I've been to and great surrounding area

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Great surfing, sunbathing snorkelling beach, come here often with friends and bring a picnic and cider for our day out, I also walk my dog here on the evenings. Fantastic beach 🏄🏼

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Buxton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Great surfing beach, your local beach if you stay at the Gwithian campsites as we did (Churchtown Farm)

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London, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

went there on a saturday in august - clear blue sky - a very long stretched beach close to st ives, 20 minutes by car. very clean

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Spent a morning surfing here on a beautiful sunny day.The beach is clean,golden sand. There are facilities nearby but these do not encroach upon the beach.Good access and parking

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Fantastic beach . Lifeguarded. Toilets and cafe facilities. Went every day Good surf and safe for kids of all ages

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Spent a few days on this stretch of coastline in both rain and sun and it's one of the most beautiful beaches we've ever visited. It's family friendly, easily accessible, there's a few cafes/restaurants/pubs locally to the beach and also public toilets too. The beach itself was very clean and we had a lovely time here! We were lucky enough... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Been to this beach a few times in the past years and we've always liked it. The west side of the beach is dog friendly, and the east side isn't. There are no lifeguards so you have to be careful when you're in the water. We visited the beach again this ear to find that the steps down to the... More 

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