Hemmick Beach near Gorran Haven in Cornwall is a fantastic little spot. Tucked away in a small cove, this picturesque beach offers a tranquil escape from the busier coastal locations.
At high tide, the beach may appear small, but don't let that discourage you. When the tide retreats extensive rockpools teeming with fascinating marine life are revealed, perfect for curious explorers of all ages. The abundance of vibrant sea creatures and colorful seaweed provides hours of rockpooling fun..
Parking is limited. Hemmick Beach only offers a couple of parking spaces right next to the beach. If those spaces are occupied the nearest car park is located at the top of a hill on the road leading towards Gorran Haven. It's only a short walk from here to the beach, and the breathtaking views along the way are worth every step.
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If you're in the mood for some variety, nearby Gorran Haven Beach is a mere 5km to the east. This family-friendly beach offers golden sands, good swimming conditions and a range of water activities. To the west, just 2.5 km away, lies Caerhays Beach, renowned for its enchanting castle and beautiful gardens.
Whether you're seeking a peaceful spot for sunbathing or an opportunity to discover fascinating marine life in rockpools, Hemmick Beach is the perfect destination. Its idyllic setting make it a great place to visit along Cornwall's breathtaking coastline.