"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 23 September

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:27 BST
(01:27 GMT)
High Tide
07:55 BST
(06:55 GMT)
Low Tide
14:39 BST
(13:39 GMT)
High Tide
20:10 BST
(19:10 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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