Cornish beachesfrom sandy shores to intimate coves, there's over 150 beaches to discover
each beach has its own unique characteristics
Building From family friendly beaches such as Porthcurno, through to a Fistral Beach a surfers paradise where surgers visit from all over the world.
Castles in the sand, searching for sea shells, hunting for crabs in the rock-pools of a sheltered cove, or just wanting to dip your toe in turquoise waters, it’s easy to see why visitors return to Cornwall year after year.
Below are just a few of our favourite and most local beaches to the St. Austell area.
If you’d like to see a list of beaches further afield please visit: www.visitcornwall.com/beaches