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If you're heading to the beach, below is some useful information on Beaches for both you and for your 4 legged friends.  

Due to Covid- 19 not all beaches will have the usual RNLI Lifeguard cover. 

For dogs on beaches update: Cornwall Council

Please check the conditions and swim between the flags -

  • Booby's Bay  - Ends 27th September 
  • Chapel Porth - Weekends and October half term only (Sat 17th Oct - Sun 1st Nov)*
  • Constantine Bay - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Crackington Haven Ends 6th September 
  • Crantock - Weekends and October half term only (Sat 17th Oct - Sun 1st Nov)*
  • Crooklets - Ends 27th September 
  • Fistral North - Ends 1st November*
  • Fistral South - Watched from Fistral North 
  • Freathy - Watched from Sharrow 
  • Great Western - Watched from Towan 
  • Gwenver - 27th September 
  • Godrevy - 27th September 
  • Gwithian - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Gwithian Upton Towans - 27th September
  • Gwithian Common Towans - 27th September 
  • Gwithian Mexico Towans - Watched from Upton Towans 
  • Gwithian - Hayle Towans - Weekends and October half term only (Sat 17th Oct - Sun 1st Nov)*
  • Gyllyngvase - 27th September 
  • Harlyn Bay - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Holywell Bay - Weekends and October half term only (Sat 17th Oct - Sun 1st Nov)*
  • Kennack Sands - 27th September 
  • Mawgan Porth -Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Perranporth - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Perran Sands - 27th September 
  • Poldhu Cove - Weekends and October half term only (Sat 17th Oct - Sun 1st Nov)*
  • Polzeath - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Porth - 27th September 
  • Porthcothan - 27th September 
  • Porthcurno - Weekends and October half term only (Sat 17th Oct - Sun 1st Nov)*
  • Porth Kidney - Watched from Hayle Towans 
  • Porthmeor - 1st November*
  • Porthminster - 27th September 
  • Porthtowan - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Portreath - 27th September 
  • Praa Sands  - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Sandymouth - Weekends and October half term only (Sat 17th Oct - Sun 1st Nov)*
  • Seaton - 27th September 
  • Sennen - 1st November* 
  • Sharrow - 27th September 
  • St Agnes - 27th September 
  • Summerleaze - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Towan - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Trebarwith - 27th September 
  • Tregantle - 27th September 
  • Tregonhawke - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Trevone - 27th September 
  • Treyarnon - Weekends and October half term only (Sat 17th Oct - Sun 1st Nov)*
  • Watergate Bay -  Full time cover will continue until 1 November*
  • Widemouth Bay  - Full time cover will continue until 1 November*

(*) Lifeguarding hours will be from 10am until 18pm until BST ends on 25 October after which service will be effected by failing light

The majority of the beach toilet facilites are  due to re open during July .

Useful links

- Lockdown Loo

- RNLI Beach Safety Advice 

- Marine Conservation Society Near You