Gwithian Beach

Visit Gwithian Beach

West facing Gwithian Beach is one of Cornwall’s surfing hotspots. A great place for a surfing weekend whether you are a beginner or experienced, the Gwithian Academy Of Surfing is on this beach and lifeguards on duty in the Summer season.

Nature lovers can enjoy the abundance of wildlife and stunning views walking the South West Coast Path.

Dogs friendly between 1 October and 30 April restricted in the Summer in parts.
One of Cornwall’s top surfing beaches

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • Popular With Surfers

What to see and do

  • Learn to Surf
  • Walk Along The Coast Path
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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 Gwithian Beach

Beach Location

Churchtown Road Gwithian Hayle TR27 5BX


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

There are no train stations near this beach

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

Map of Gwithian 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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