"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 and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 22 July

06:00


Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:05 BST
(04:05 GMT)
Low Tide
11:39 BST
(10:39 GMT)
High Tide
17:29 BST
(16:29 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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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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