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Dog Friendly Beaches St Austell Cornwall

Dog friendly beaches all year St Austell area Cornwall

The area around St Austell has some fabulous places to visit and many your dog will enjoy too. To give your dog a chance to hit the beach with you below is a list of beaches which are dog friendly all year round. There are also some great days out with your dog in Cornwall - see our Days Out With Dogs page for some ideas.

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Gorran Haven

Watch Video Of Vault Beach Cornwall

Vault beach is reached by a considerable walk either along the coast path from Gorran Haven or the footpath from Lamlefra. You can park at either of these places. Vault beach is a pretty sandy cove scattered with rocks near to Dodman Point. Due to the secluded location it is usually a quiet beach. Vault is a dog friendly beach and allows dogs all year.

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards: no

Gorran Haven

Watch Video Of Porthluney Beach Cornwall

Porthluney Beach is next to Caerhays Castle in Cornwall. Some call this Caerhays Beach and some Porthluney Beach. This is a beautiful large sandy beach at low tide with plenty of space. There are cliffs to either side and you can see Caerhays Castle behind the beach and when facing the sea have Dodman point to the left and Gulls Rock and Nare head to the right. Parking is at Carehays Castle. Porthluney is a dog friendly beach in Cornwall and dogs are allowed all year.

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards:

Gorran Haven Cornwall

Watch Video Of Hemmick Beach Cornwall

Hemmick Beach is a beautiful golden sandy south facing cove of a reasonable size backed by cliffs. In order to access Hemmick you have to walk along a footpath through fields or along narrow lanes from the National Trust car park at Penare. Hemmick is a dog friendly beach in Cornwall and allows dogs all year.

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards: no

Mevagissey Cornwall

Gorran Haven is a small harbour village with cluster of fisherman's cottages bordering an east facing sand and shingle beach. Popular with families. Set just outside Mevagissey. Toilets and cafe. Not lifeguarded. Dog friendy beach all year although dogs must be kept on leads.

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards: no

Mevagissey Cornwall

Polstreath beach near Mevagissey is accessed via a ten minute walk along the coast path and then via steps, so it is not the easiest beach to visit. Polstreath is a small sand and pebble cove backed by grassy cliffs with views towards Fowey and Chapel Point. Polstreath beach is a dog friendly beach in Cornwall and allows dogs all year. Park in Mevagissey and walk along the coast path to visit the beach and use facilities in Mevagissey, there are no facilities at Polstreath beach.

Watch Video Of Polstreath Beach Cornwall

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards: no

Mevagissey Cornwall

In order to reach the small secluded beach of Colona you have to take a considerable walk along the coast path. Park in Mevagissey and walk from here. Colona is a dog friendly beach all year.

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards: no

St Austell Area

Coombe Haven is a small National Trust cove of sand, shale and rocks backed by steep cliffs. A beautiful although not very accessible spot, you have to walk about 15 minutes through a steep wooded valley. Coombe Haven is a dog friendly beach all year. The beach is in the St Austell area near to Fowey . Unfortunately we have no information about parking or facilities. If anyone can provide these we would be very grateful.

Watch Video Of Coombe Haven Beach

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards: no

St Austell Cornwall

Par Sands beach is between Fowey and St Austell. It is a large golden sandy beach on Cornwall's South Coast backed by grassy sand dunes. Par Beach has views of the Roseland Peninsula in the distance and old china clay works. According to one of our local users Par beach is a good dog friendly beach with dog friendly owners too. Par Beach is a dog friendly beach in Cornwall all year.

Watch Video Of Par Sands Beach Cornwall

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards: no

St Austell Cornwall

Hallane is a small rock and pebble beach accessed via steep stone steps and backed by cliffs with a lovely waterfall to one side. Nice views over the surrounding coastline. The beach is only accessed by a considerable walk through the village and wooded valley. Hallane is a dog friendly beach in Cornwall all year. Watch Video Of Hallane Beach Cornwall

South East Cornwall

Dog Friendly Beach all year? yes

Seasonal Lifeguards: no