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Kingsand Bay

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Kingsand Bay - Cornwall

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

Like neighbouring Cawsand, Kingsand is a small, shingle beach that gets some shelter from Picklecombe Point to the east, and Penlee Point to the west. There are shops and pubs in the village and excellent walking on the nearby Rame Head.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are banned from Cawsand Bay from Easter to October.

Cornwall dog friendly beaches »

Activities

  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Swimming/bathing

Facilities

  • Toilets
  • Shop
  • Pub nearby
  • Slipway

Nearest town

Plymouth

Postcode

PL10 1NF

OS grid ref.

SX 4350 5050

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended