South Cornwall Beaches -The Lizard

South Cornwall Beaches

Whether you’re planning a staycation or a day trip with the kids. Use our coastal holiday guide to discover beautiful South Cornwall beaches.

The Lizard – South Cornwall Beaches

The Lizard Peninsula in South Cornwall is a Area of Outstanding Beauty. From Falmouth to Helston there are secluded coves and wide open sandy beaches ideal for enjoying the day, swimming, sailing, fishing and surfing. Seeking breathtaking coastal vistas and rugged natural beauty? The Lizard Peninsula and Lizard Point are must-see destinations on your Cornish trip!

Full List of South Cornwall Beaches

Do you know the name of the beach you are looking for? See our full list of beaches in South Cornwall in alphabetical order.

South Cornwall – Falmouth and The Lizard

Some of the top beaches in on the Lizard include Kynance Cove, Kennack Sands and Porthleven Beach.

Yes, beaches on the eastern and western side of the peninsular offer safe and clean swimming conditions, although it’s important to check for rip currents and to swim within designated areas.

The most popular beaches in Falmouth are Gyllyngvase Beach, Swanpool Beach, and Maenporth Beach.

Poldark was filmed in locations around Cornwall. Kynance Cove, Dollar Cove and Gunnwallow Cove were all locations in the series.

Coastal Events

South Cornwall Events and Festivals

Coastal events in South Cornwall for your diary

  • Food Festivals
  • Sailing
  • Sporting Events

Places of Interest on the South Cornwall Coast

The Lizard Peninsula, located on the southernmost tip of Cornwall, is home to some of the most stunning coastal scenery and natural attractions in the UK. From the picturesque fishing villages to the rugged cliffs and sandy beaches, the area is rich in history, culture, and natural beauty.

Top South Cornwall Beaches

The Lizard Peninsula, located on the southernmost tip of Cornwall, is a stunning coastal region that offers visitors an abundance of natural beauty

Enjoy the beautiful South Cornwall coast.

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