"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Gyllyngvase Beach

Gyllyngvase is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 350 metres wide, backed by the Queen Mary Gardens.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Falmouth

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW809315

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Gyllyngvase Beach

  • National Maritime Museum Cornwall (1m)
  • Orca Sea Safaris (1m)
  • Ocean Bowl Tenpin Bowling Centre (1m)
  • Falmouth Boat Hire (1m)
  • Falmouth Aquarium (1m)
  • Ships and Castles Fun Pool (1m)
  • Falmouth Art Gallery (1m)
  • Pendennis Castle (1m)
  • Mylor Sailing School (2m)
  • Raze the Roof Indoor Play Centre (3m)
  • Black Paw Laser Storm (3m)
  • Trebah Gardens (4m)
  • Glendurgan Garden (4m)
  • BF Adventure (4m)
  • Loe Beach Watersports (4m)

Tourist Information

Falmouth
Fal River Visitor Information Centre
11 Market Strand
Prince of Wales Pier
Cornwall
England
TR11 3DF

Phone 0905 3254 534
http://www.falmouth.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 27 May

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:23 BST
(00:23 GMT)
High Tide
07:06 BST
(06:06 GMT)
Low Tide
13:46 BST
(12:46 GMT)
High Tide
19:27 BST
(18:27 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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Tell us what you think about Gyllyngvase Beach

Gyllyngvase Beach is a typical family resort beach set on Cornwall’s south coast. Its long deep sandy stretch of coast attracts both visitors and residents year round. Set just off the main link road that leads to the Castle headland the beach.

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