Swanpool Beach

Visit Swanpool Beach

Swanpool Beach is a popular sandy beach in Falmouth, on the South Cornwall coast. Backed by colouful beach huts, there is a cafe on the beach front for snacks and refreshments and facilities available.

This is a great beach for watersports. Try out something new with dinghy sailing, kayaking or windsurfing on offer. Or, have a fun round of Crazy Golf.

Just behind the beach is a brackish (fresh and salt water) lagoon a haven for nature lovers.

There is easy access with a large car park right next to the beach.

Swanpool Beach is just a 20 minute walk to the town centre. Walkers can take the South West Coast Path along to Gyllyngvase Beach 

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

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Getting To Swanpool Beach

Beach Location

Swanpool, Falmouth TR11 5BG


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Falmouth Town Station

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

Map of Swanpool 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.

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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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