Caerthillian Bay

Visit Caerthillian Bay

Caerthillian Bay is a small rocky cove on the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall, just along from Kynance Cove.

This small rugged beach is a great spot for nature lovers, walkers and birdwatchers and is a coastal Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI).

It is not recommended for swimming, that being said, experienced surfers come to this beach for the waves.

This beach is …

  • Off The Beaten Track
  • Great For Nature Lovers

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting To Caerthillian Bay

Beach Location

South West England


There is no parking close to the beach

Nearest Train


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

Map of Caerthillian Bay

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.

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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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