Visit Crantock Beach
Crantock Beach is an award winning favourite just a short drive from Newquay Town Centre on the North Cornwall coast. The large golden sandy beach backed by dunes on the South West Coast Path draws holidaymakers every summer.
This is where the River Gannel meets the sea and is a popular destination for water sports with snorkelling, surfing and wind-surfing with equipment hire available on the beach. It is safe to swim and there are lifeguards on duty during the holidays from May to September.
The is holiday accommodation ideal for families near the beach including the Parkdean – Crantock Beach Holiday Park and a number of self catering options.
There is parking at C-Bay Cafe, Bar and Bistro which offers food and refreshments on the terrace with views looking out over the Beach.
Popular with dog walkers this beach is dog friendly all year round.
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Photo by UK Beach Days
Getting To Crantock Beach
Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.
Map of Crantock Beach
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What’s On along the Coast
Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.
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