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Hayle Towans Beach

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Hayle Towans Beach - Cornwall

© Eryka Hurst and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Hayle Towans is the start of a three mile stretch of sand that joins up with Gwithian and Godrevy at low tide. The Hayle end of the beach is the most developed, but the beach is so vast it rarely feels crowded. Backed by a large area of sand dunes.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are banned from Easter - October.

Cornwall dog friendly beaches »

Activities

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Shop
  • Pub nearby

Nearest town

St Ives

Postcode

TR27 5AP

OS grid ref.

SW 5637 3943

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended