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“lizard point”(236 reviews)
“national trust”(194 reviews)
“car park”(299 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| North of Lizard Point on the western side of the Lizard peninsula, The Lizard TR12 7NT, England
+44 1326 561407
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All reviews lizard point national trust car park low tide the cliff lizard village most southerly point stunning views coastal path lands end lifeboat station walked down sunny day steep walk stunning place light house lovely cafe
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We walked from Housel Bay Hotel a long the coast to keynance cover, took over an hour but a beautiful walk and the scenery if gorgeous. Disappointed that when we got to the cover expecting to be able to get refreshments at the cafe as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Emma W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cornwall at her best. Great walk with achingly beautiful rugged natural splendour at every point. Recommend lunch at the Polpeor Cafe at the Lizard.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AniramPetals
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my wife as we are on holiday in the area. What a fabulous place. Superbly run by the national trust. Great place to visit (far far better than the nearby Lands End). Views to die for - we could have watched the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 31DaveL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Lizard in late January on a day when only a couple of other hardy souls ventured out to the coast. It was well worth the effort to see the winter sun playing on the water around the rocks. Easy access for those...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jamie C
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

Stunning walk and views over Kynance cove with great beach area was quiet at this time of year which is much appreciated to unwind

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

Lizard point is the most Southern beach in the UK. Real golden sand of the highest quality in the world. Lizard is usually warm. There are rocks along the beach. The negative is watch the tides. If you swim out you must be a strong...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We’ve been coming to this beach for 25 years, though it’s been about 8 years since our last visit it’s outstanding beauty takes your breath away as you see it for the first time. But at the time we visited in July it was just...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank The-Widnesian
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Lizard Point, beautiful. As for Kynance Cove I think I need to go just an hour later - apparently the picturesque ‘Caribbean’ type scenes are only during low tide... I kept track of it online and thought half hour or so wouldn’t make a difference...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank island_affair
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

A must seem if you are in the area. Amazing!!!!!!!!!!!! Beautiful day out and with a lovely coffee in the top and little shops

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank XaviJimenez
Reviewed 10 November 2018

The Lizard is just stunning, amazing views, coastal scenery fabulous walks for miles. You can spot various birds, seals, porpoises, dolphins you name it. Two cafes if you need refreshments at the Lizard. Kynance cove was a short drive away from the lizard (I’m sure...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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tony s
11 February 2019|
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Response from sueB8447UD | Reviewed this property |
It was £5, not sure how long that was for as we only stayed about an hour as it was raining
Glenda V
2 August 2018|
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Response from MarkHunt | Reviewed this property |
No really the path is not tarmac it’s a natural path I hope that helps
25 July 2018|
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Response from JMeg_12 | Reviewed this property |
Probably from the beach at the Lizard, next to the old lifeboat station, there is a good path from the NT car park and it's shorter than the one to Kynance