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Maenporth Beach

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Maenporth Beach - Cornwall

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Maenporth is a small, sheltered cove two miles from Falmouth town centre. Shallow water, rock pools, parking right by the beach and great views across to Pendennis Castle.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are not allowed from Easter to 1st October. owners must remove their dog's waste during the rest of the year.

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Activities

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

Facilities

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

Nearest town

Falmouth

Postcode

TR11 5HN

OS grid ref.

SW 7907 2953

Water quality

Water quality star rating

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