"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Gorran Haven - Vault Beach

Gorran Haven (Vault) is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a remote sand and shingle beach, approximately 730 metres wide, backed by high cliffs.

Beach type: sand & shingle

Nearest town: St Austell

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SX013408

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Gorran Haven - Vault Beach

  • World of Model Railways (2m)
  • Mevagissey Folk Museum (2m)
  • Lost Gardens of Heligan (4m)
  • Polmassick Vineyard (4m)
  • Charlestown Shipwreck and Heritage Centre (7m)
  • Charlestown Shipwreck Centre (7m)
  • Kids Kingdom Ltd (7m)
  • Ozzell Bowl (7m)
  • St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre (7m)
  • Pine Lodge Gardens & Nursery (8m)

Tourist Information

Mevagissey
Tourist Information Centre
St Georges Square
Cornwall
England
PL26 6UB

Phone 01726 844 440
Email info@mevagissey-cornwall.co.uk
http://www.mevagissey-cornwall.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Sunday 16 December

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1007
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Sheltered on the eastern side of Dodman Point. Vault Beach is a sweep of sand and shingle below steep bracken and heather covered cliffs. It is a good safe beach for children with gently shelving sand. The nearby cliffs rise to an impressive 110 metres.

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