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Par Beach - Cornwall

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Par is a safe, sandy beach two miles east of Carlyon Bay. Backed by dunes and stretching half a mile, Par is great for swimming and popular with families. There is ample parking, easy access and plenty of facilities.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

There is a dog exercise area.

Cornwall dog friendly beaches »

Activities

  • Donkey rides

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • Shop
  • Pub nearby
  • Beach hut hire
  • Slipway

Nearest town

St Austell

Postcode

PL24 2AS

OS grid ref.

SX 0858 5308

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended