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Gyllyngvase Beach

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Description:Gyllyngvase Beach is a wide popular sandy beach on the outskirts of Falmouth. Parking and facilities are all close to the beach and there are pleasant gardens called Queen Mary Gardens behind the beach

Access:The car park is close to Gyllyngvase Beach and there is level access to the beach

Dogs:Dogs are banned on Gyllyngvase Beach from Easter Day to October 1

Directions:Falmouth is about 10 miles from Truro. From east or west take the A390 to Truro and at Truro follow the directions for Falmouth on the A39. Keep on the A39 to Falmouth and follow the A39 around Falmouth. On the A39 turn right at a mini roundabout (signs to "Beaches") on to Pennance Road. Take the 2nd left and follow this road to Gyllyngvase Beach. Either park by the beach or continue on this road to Cliff Road for parking

Parking:1 car park by Gyllyngvase Beach. There is also free road parking along Cliff Road

Toilets:Yes, by the beach

Facilities:Beach shop, cafés at Gyllyngvase Beach. Queen Mary Gardens can be visited. Sand Chair hire for the disabled at Gyllyngvase Beach, phone Gyllyngvase Beach Cafe on (01326) 312884


Safety:Signs warn of deeply shelving beach

Nearby Beaches: Maenporth Beach (3 miles), Swanpool Beach (1 mile),
Castle Beach
(less than 1 mile), St Mawes (18 miles), Portscatho (16 miles),
Porthcurnick Beach (16 miles), Pendower Beach (16 miles), Carne Beach (17 miles)

Photos of Gyllyngvase Beach provided by West Country Views
For more photos of Gyllyngvase Beach, visit Gyllyngvase Beach Photos
on the West County Views website

Photos of Falmouth are also available on West Country Views,
visit Falmouth Photos


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