The Beach Guide

Northcott Beach

Northcott Beach - Cornwall

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A rocky, unspoilt beach with plenty of sand at low tide. Northcott is owned by the National Trust, who operate a small car park. No other facilities apart from a caravan selling tea and coffee in summer. Exposed, with rock pools and dangerous currents.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

We do not have information on this beach but restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

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