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Treyarnon beach, Cornwall

Treyarnon beach, otherwise known as Treyarnon Bay is a popular northwest facing beach of fine golden sand situated about 4 miles west of Padstow on the north coast of Cornwall. The beach lies just about half a mile south of the far larger Constantine Bay, on the southern side of Trevose Head.

Surrounded by low cliffs, the beach is quite flat but offers a good stretch of sand to enjoy at low water. Recently recommended by the Marine Conservation Society Good Beach Guide, Treyarnon Bay is backed by sand dunes and has a number of good rock pools to explore. It is popular with families and is also a good surfing beach in the right conditions.

Treyarnon Bay lies within a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and has some great walks along the coast path north to Trevose Head via Constantine Bay and Booby's Bay, or south towards Porthcothan via Fox Cove, Rowan Cove and Long Cove.

There is a small car park situated near the beach but come early if you want to guarantee a space. There are toilets and refreshments available nearby and there is RNLI Lifeguard cover daily from the 5th May to 30th of September.

There are no restrictions for dogs.


 Flora and Fauna

 Sandy beach

 Cafe, shop or pub

 Dogs permitted

 Easily accessible

 Family friendly

 Lifeguard in summer


 Rescue equipment

 Good Surfing



OS Explorer Map 106: Newquay & Padstow

OS Explorer Map 106: Newquay & Padstow

This map is part of the Ordnance Survey's Explorer series designed to replace the old Pathfinder map series. At 1:25,000 scale this detailed map shows a host of attractions including gardens which are open to the public, nature reserves and country parks as well as all official footpaths, bridleways, roads and lanes. Other facilities covered include: camping and caravan sites, picnic areas and viewpoints, selected places of interest, rights of way information for England and Wales, National Trail and Recreational Path routes, and selected tourist information. The series is aimed mainly at the experienced map user but can be used by tourists and locals alike.

Local area

Local Accommodation


Cottage Holidays

There is a great choice of cottages for rent in the local area. Take a look at the beautiful cottages in Padstow, Watergate Bay, Polzeath and St Columb Major.

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:



arrowSt Columb Major




Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:


	arrowSt Columb Major

	arrowWatergate Bay



Caravan Holidays

In the vicinity is a choice of camping and caravan sites offering high quality, affordable holiday accommodation. Consider camps in Padstow, Wadebridge, Newquay and Bodmin Moor.

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