The Beach Guide

Trebarwith Strand Beach

Trebarwith Strand Beach - Cornwall

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Trebarwith Strand is a large, sandy beach a couple of miles south of Tintagel. Backed by cliffs and caves and lying at the bottom of a deep valley, the beach is completely covered for several hours at high tide. Popular with surfers and accessed via a scramble over rocks.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Shop

    Nearest town



    PL34 0HB

    OS grid ref.

    SX 0481 8643

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Marine Conservation Society Recommended