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50 OF THE BEST DOG FRIENDLY BEACHES IN

CORNWALL


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Durgan St Anthony in Meneage, Gillan Cove


1. SUMMERLEAZE, BUDE Bude’s town beach allows dogs on leads all year round and is just five minutes walk from the town centre. Lovely beach cafes and there are even dog friendly beach huts to hire for the day.

3. TREBARWITH STRAND This beach near Tintagel is best at low tide when sands are revealed as it is simply rocky at high tide. Dog friendly lunch: The Strand Cafe allows dogs outside and offers take away snacks, cakes and drinks from Easter until the end of September. 4 . D AY M E R A beautiful wide stretch of sands near to Rock. There is a car park nearby and it is also accessible by foot ferr y from nearby Padstow and the South West Coast Path. Pasties and ice creams from the Daymer Beach Shop and Cafe in summer.


1 2 G R E AT W E S T E R N B E A C H , N E W Q U A Y Set between Towan and Tolcarne beaches in Newquay, this is a sheltered sandy beach backed by cliffs popular with families and learner surfers due to the smaller waves you get here. There are toilets, cafe & seasonal lifeguards. A lovely spot for a family day out with your dog.

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17. PERRANPORTH Dogs are allowed on Perranpor th all year, but the main beach in front of the village restricts them to leads only in July and August. Stroll nor th beyond the dog friendly Watering Hole pub and at low tide you reach Penhale Sands, where dogs can run free., but be careful not to get cut off! Dog Friendly lunch: The Watering Hole pub right on the beach! B O N U S B E A C H : T R E VA U N A N C E C O V E Dogs are allowed on leads all year round in this pretty cove, which is the main beach for St Agnes. Dog friendly lunch: The wonderful, award-winning Driftwood Spars just next to the beach.


BONUS BEACH: WHERRYTOWN, PENZANCE

A thin stretch of sand revealed at low tide overlooking St Michael’s Mount

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BONUS BEACH: PRUSSIA COVE

is a shor t walk.

Not easy to access, but this small cove is rich in smuggling histor y. It was once the realm of 18thcentur y shipwrecker and smiggler John Car ter, also known as the “King of Prussia”


31. GILLAN COVE Opposite St Antony in Meneage and accessible via the South West Coast Path if you wade across from St Anthony at low tide, or catch the ferr y at high tide, is Gillan Cove. This is a lovely sandy beach set where the creek meets the sea. A surprisingly good place for celeb spotting!


GILLAN COVE

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are no facilities, but it is quiet and dogs are allowed all year.


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50 Dog Friendly Beaches in Cornwall  

A guide to some lovely beaches in Cornwall which are dog friendly all year round, by DogFriendlyCornwall.Net