Polzeath Beach

Visit Polzeath Beach

Award winning Polzeath Beach on the North Cornwall coast is a large sandy beach ever popular with holidaymakers. It is an old favourite with families and there is excellent surfing, although it gets busy during the summer months.

There are restaurants, beach shops and pubs within easy walking distance from the beach and surf shops and clubs in abundance catering to beginners and pros alike.

Did you Know? Sir John Betjeman is buried in the nearby Church of St Enodoc

Driving from the A39, take the B3314 at Wadebridge and follow the signs to Polzeath.

This beach is dog friendly in the winter with restrictions in the Summer season

This beach is …

  • Surfing spot
  • RNLI lifeguard (seasonal)
  • Great for families

Have a great day out along the coast.

Coast Local Links


Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Polzeath Beach

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

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.

Overlooking the coast UK

Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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