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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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Peace, love and sandy feet.

This is our beach of choice whenever we're in St Ives. Always clean with loads of space. The beach pastors have loads of fun activities for the kids. It's well patrolled by the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed today
simon s
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Worksop, United Kingdom
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Worksop, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

This is our beach of choice whenever we're in St Ives. Always clean with loads of space. The beach pastors have loads of fun activities for the kids. It's well patrolled by the life guards and it's gently shelving so it's ok for smaller children. The shop has a great selection of hot and cold snacks, drinks and icecreams at... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely sandy beach within walking distance of St Ives and its station. Good facilities are available.

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Thank Laura H
Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice, clean and great to walk along. Water cold. My review must be at least 100 characters so in wasting words

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Thank Milesdriven
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a lovely beach in st ives. Train runs from park and ride at. St earth to St ives wich is a very short walk on to the beach. Take a pack up as fast food outlets are expensive. And watch out for the sea gulls.

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Thank garryhogan
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Probably the busiest beach in St Ives due to surf conditions but very family friendly too. Good facilities and a great beachside café/diner.

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Thank trampus1956
Manchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The best beach in the whole of the UK for families, clean, crystal clear sea and the best amenities and view you could wish for… so close to Devon, deffo part of Heaven!

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Thank chippylar
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely day spent on this beach, not one for body boarding but the water was nice and calm for swimming/paddling. Watch out for washed up crab shells (spiky!) and only a handful of jellyfish seen here. Nice little shop and beach cafe/restaurant, short walk up to the toilets. Easy to get to from the coastal train stop, it's the first... More 

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Thank mummym00re
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I love Cornwall and visited dozens and dozens of times. There are lots of magnificent beaches in Cornwall, but Porthminster has it all; it is pretty, full if character, has a little cafe and traditional beach shop, the well renowned Porthminster Cafe (which I have reviewed separately) and it is spotlessly clean and dog free :-) when the sun is... More 

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Truly lovely beach, with an excellent aspect and super clean sand and waters. There is a great cafe too.

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Thank Gary T
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great beach, clean and friendly with plenty f amenities and food and drink. Very good atmosphere and well looked after.

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