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Kennack Sands Beach

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Kennack Sands - East Beach, Cornwall, TR12 7LT

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Kennack Sands Beach

Kennack Sands Beach is a beautiful, expansive beach located on the east of the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall.

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What makes this beach unique is its natural shelter from the wind, making it a great spot for sunbathing and swimming. At low tide, the beach expands to a very large size, providing plenty of space for everyone visiting to space out and enjoy the sand.

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This lovely beach is located in a fairly remote location, giving it a serene and peaceful atmosphere. There are facilities and amenities too, making this a family-friendly beach.

Nature lovers will be delighted to know that behind the East end of the beach is a designated nature reserve, which is home to many species of flora and fauna which flourish at this coastal location.

One of the highlights of Kennack Sands Beach is the delightful little stream and many rockpools, providing hours of fun for the family. At high tide, the beach is naturally divided by a rocky outcrop, creating almost two separate beaches, East and West.

Additionally, dogs are allowed on the eastern part of the beach, making it a great spot for a day out with your furry friends.

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For those looking to explore the surrounding area, Cadgwith Cove is located 5.5km to the west, and Coverack Beach is 7.5km to the east.

With its natural beauty and unique features, Kennack Sands Beach is an excellent, family-friendly destination for anyone visiting Cornwall.


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Porthallow Weather
Lizard Peninsula
6:36 am, July 19, 2024
temperature icon 16°C
broken clouds
Humidity 84 %
Pressure 1018 mb
Wind 3 mph
Wind Gust: 4 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 5:28 am
Sunset: 9:19 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Polpeor Cove (8.5km west)

Cadgwith Cove (5.5km west)

Coverack Beach (7.5km east)

Porthoustock Beach (14km east)

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