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Gyllyngvase Beach

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Gyllyngvase Beach - Cornwall

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Gyllyngvase Beach is a sheltered sandy beach on the outskirts of Falmouth. The most popular beach in the area, Gyllyngvase has plenty of facilities and good disabled access. A range of activities are on offer.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are banned Easter Day - 1st Oct.

Cornwall dog friendly beaches »

Activities

  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Diving & snorkelling
  • Good fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming/bathing
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • First aid point
  • Lost child centre
  • Shop

Nearest town

Falmouth

Postcode

TR11 4PA

OS grid ref.

SW 8088 3167

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society Recommended