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Crantock Beach

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Crantock Beach - Cornwall

© Philip Halling and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Crantock is part of extensive sands between the headlands of Pentire and West Pentire, near Newquay. A large, sandy beach with dunes, rock pools and caves at the mouth of the River Gannel.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs allowed

Dogs are allowed all year round.

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Activities

  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Good fishing
  • Swimming/bathing
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • First aid point

Nearest town

Newquay

Postcode

TR8 5SA

OS grid ref.

SW 7829 6082

Water quality

Water quality star rating

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