Kennack Sands

Visit Kennack Sands

Kennack Sands is one of the most popular sandy beaches on the Lizard Peninsula, in Cornwall. A family friendly beach with warm seas and safe bathing, and shallow rock pools to explore.

Kennack Sands is actually split into two beaches by a headland. Nature lovers can enjoy the stunning wildlife and cliff top walks. Look out for seals and dolphins, they can sometimes be seen just offshore in this area.

There are plenty of holiday cottages and holiday parks nearby. Dogs are allowed on the eastern side beach only

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • Great For Families

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 Kennack Sands

Beach Location

South West England


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


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

Map of Kennack Sands

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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