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Crantock Beach, Crantock
(4.9/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
Relax and watch the waves at Crantock Beach, a quiet sandy stretch sheltered by dunes on the River Gannel estuary. Forming a part of the expanse between Pentire and West Pentire headlands, the beach also features high cliffs at the southern end, which provide shelter from the wind and calm waters for children and less experienced swimmers. Elsewhere ample waves set the scene for the onsite surf school. Facilities include restrooms, a snack stand, and umbrella rentals. Using our international travel planner, Crantock attractions like Crantock Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The once fantastic beach at Crantock is now spoilt by the river now cutting it in half and making swimming dangerous in some tides. The owner the Duchy of Cornwall have been contacted about the danger...  more »
  • Crantock Beach is glorious - there’s no other way to describe it. It’s a large, sandy beach with extensive dunes and if you’re there at low tide so much the better as there are plenty of rock pools an...  more »
  • we visited with friends and this wonderful clean beach is a dream , not many people about and great for splashing in the rock pools and waves .