The Beach Guide

Kynance Cove

Kynance Cove - Cornwall

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Kynance Cove is a picturesque sandy beach two miles north of Lizard Point. A ten minute walk from the National Trust car park, Kynance is reached via a set of steep steps. Look out for the distinctive serpentine rock formations, unique to the area.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are banned on the beach from Easter Day to October 1.

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Toilets

    Nearest town



    TR12 7PJ

    OS grid ref.

    SW 6857 1323

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    Kynance Cove Reviews

    Aug 05th 2019

    Grate beach! Nice views you must be careful on tides and strong curents.
    No lifeguards! Good access from car park,you can use two routes one only on low tide.

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