The Beach Guide

Gwithian Beach

Gwithian Beach - Cornwall

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Gwithian is a very long and exposed sandy beach that joins up with Hayle Towans and Godrevy at low tide. Very popular with surfers of all abilities, although there can be serious rip currents. A car park and cafes above the beach.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

No dogs from Easter to October.

Cornwall dog friendly beaches »


  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Shop

    Nearest town

    St Ives


    TR27 5BU

    OS grid ref.

    SW 5768 4123

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