Maenporth Beach Cornwall

A secluded, sandy beach just a ten minute drive from Falmouth.

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Maenporth Beach Cornwall

A secluded, sandy beach just a ten minute drive from Falmouth.

 

Extremely sheltered and sandy beach, a ten minute drive from Falmouth. Cafe opening times; May-September 9am to 6pm daily. Winter; October to April 10am - 3pm (weather permitting).

Very flat and safe with fine sand and good facilities. 

Best conditions for a pleasant day:

Wind Direction: SW, W, NW & N
Avoid: Strong S, SE, E & NE winds
Tide: Best any tide, some surf at low tide
Parking: Next to the beach
Dogs: Only in the winter (banned Easter to Oct 1st)
Public Toilets: Behind the beach

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