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Address: St Ives, England
Phone Number: 01736-79-53-52
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A favorite place for a family outing, this lovely stretch of beach...

A favorite place for a family outing, this lovely stretch of beach overlooks Godrevy Lighthouse in the distance.

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Best beach in St. Ives

The nicest beach in St. Ives. Large and white sand. Plenty of spots to dine. Easily found on the walking path and from the train station. Nice view. A couple of nice... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Calgary, Canada
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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The nicest beach in St. Ives. Large and white sand. Plenty of spots to dine. Easily found on the walking path and from the train station. Nice view. A couple of nice observation benches on either side of the beach. Always clean, water good for swimming or dipping into. Limited views of the core which makes it all that more... More 

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A beautiful beach, looks safe for children to enjoy and just a lovely spot from which to watch the ever-changing sea.

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Thank sueconvey
Bideford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Relaxing, clean beach, wonderful views. Sand was super fine and sea very clear, wished we had stayed longer.

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Thank Debs1065
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we visit this beach and the surrounding area frequently,the beach its self is great for familes with young children and is very cleanly kept

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Thank Mark D
Cumbria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

They don't ban parents with screaming kids who leave litter - but ban responsible dogs! What an absolute shame.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The view across to St Ives harbour is amazing. Beautiful sand to walk on. Fabulous family beach with shop, café and crazy golf.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Acres of golden sand and close to all amenities including cocktails in the Carbis Bay Hotel. Hmmmmmmmmmmm

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Cambridge
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality of the sand is great. We were a little out of season (second week in Sept ) and the beach was very quiet on a warm day. The town was quite busy and old fishing villages weren't built for mass tourism but you step out into the road to get past and carry on. We arrived by train... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Handy just a stones throw from st Ives, lovely clean child friendly beach with shop and cafe at either end of the beach!

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wales
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A really beach beautiful and you must eat at the Porthminster cafe - pricey but absolutely wonderful food, service and location

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