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Beautifully unspoiled

Just across the bay from busy St Ives is Godrevy lighthouse. The unspoilt and natural mainland... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
St Ives, United Kingdom
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Beautiful clean beach

Wonerful beach - clean and expansive. Great place to walk dogs dueing the winter at low tide. Great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mary E
Camborne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just across the bay from busy St Ives is Godrevy lighthouse. The unspoilt and natural mainland opposite is Godrevy Head. The National Trust looks after this beautiful place, if you’re not a member there is a parking charge. Access to the stunning little beaches and...More

Thank Rubytwoshoesx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonerful beach - clean and expansive. Great place to walk dogs dueing the winter at low tide. Great surf year round

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the weather was not too promising we were lucky to get a parking spot at the furthest car park. I think it is called the fields car park. As members of the National Trust it was also free. Absolutely staggeringly beautiful beach, but we...More

Thank OxfordTim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really great place to visit. Splendid views of St Ives bay and around the bay towards Hayle Towans and Godrevy itself. Miss this and you’ll miss out on a great place too!

Thank mh007jb
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Came as a family to do the coastal walk hopeing to find some seal's. We was not disappointed. Lovely beach cove full of them. Kids loved seeing them all. Will be coming back for visit next time in Cornwall.

Thank happyhappy74
Reviewed 23 October 2018

I ran along the SWC path in Oct 2017 as part of 3 marathons in 3 days, the weather was awful the day I passed. So glad I had the chance to see it in glorious weather last weekend. Wish I had packed a lunch...More

Thank Rob O
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Saw porpoise from here and was mesmerized by the waves. Just sit here and forget the rest of the world for a couple of hours.

Thank Corra007
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I have never seen a seal in its natural habitat. Met a local on portreath beach and told us to give Godrevy a go. We did not appreciate how big the area was so parked in the lower car park. Lovely walk (20mins) to wear...More

1  Thank 811barryd
Reviewed 16 September 2018

One of our favourite spots in Cornwall made even more special on this visit watching the spectacular sunset. Truly breathtaking!

2  Thank gojogo
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely scenic views and a fabulous cafe... Well worth visiting. We parked in the national trust car for £2

Thank shroplad46
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18 September 2018|
Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
The postcode is TR27 5ED
John K
15 August 2018|
Response from Observer2908 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I hadn’t noticed this question and I cannot answer it as I don’t do fishing! I think you’d find it to be at least ok though, either from the shore of maybe off the rocks.
28 May 2018|
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Response from PWSMS |
Dogs not allowed between 8am and 7pm but at night you can take them on the beach.