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Harlyn Bay

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Harlyn Bay, Cornwall, PL28 8SB

Harlyn Sands

Harlyn Bay

Harlyn Bay, located near Padstow in Cornwall, is a beautiful and expansive beach that offers something for everyone. With its golden sand and clear blue waters, it's a popular destination for swimming, surfing and sunbathing.

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If you're looking for another great beach option, Trevone Beach is located just 1.5km to the east of Harlyn Bay. This popular beach is a great place for families, with its rock pools, sand dunes and great waves for surfing.

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If you're looking for a more secluded beach experience, Mother Ivey's Bay, situated 2.5km to the west, may be just what you're looking for. The east of this stunningly beautiful beach is owned by Mother Ivey's Bay Holiday Park and offers a private and peaceful setting for the park guests. The west side of the beach is accessible to the public and is a popular spot for sunbathing, beach games and exploring the rock pools at low tide.

The South West Coast Path runs along the coastline, providing spectacular views of the Cornish coastline, both out to sea and inland.

If you're a fan of water sports, Harlyn Bay is a great place to try your hand at surfing, with consistent waves that are perfect for beginners and experts alike. The beach is also a popular spot for kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding.

Overall, Harlyn Bay and the surrounding area offer a range of outdoor activities and natural beauty, making it an ideal destination for a beach vacation. Whether you're looking for a bustling beach with plenty of activities or a quiet and secluded spot to relax, this area of Cornwall has something for everyone.

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Padstow Weather
North Cornwall
10:23 am, April 15, 2024
temperature icon 19°C
overcast clouds
Humidity 75 %
Pressure 1023 mb
Wind 8 mph
Wind Gust: 0 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 9:18 pm
Sunset: 8:33 am

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Booby's Bay (5.5km west)

Mother Ivey’s Bay (2.5km west)

Trevone Beach (1.5km east)

Hawkers Cove (7.5km east)

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