"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Praa Sands East Beach

Praa Sands is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 1.3 kilometres wide, backed by sand dunes. There are rock pools at the eastern end of the beach at low tide.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Helston

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW585275

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Praa Sands East Beach

  • Godolphin House (3m)
  • Country Skittles (4m)
  • St Michaels Mount (5m)
  • Flambards Experience (5m)
  • Flambards Village (5m)
  • One2eleven (5m)
  • Coast 2 Coast Karting (5m)
  • Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Centre (6m)
  • Paradise Park (6m)
  • Poldark Mine (7m)

Tourist Information

Helston and Lizard Peninsula
Tourist Information Centre
79 Meneage Street
Helston
Cornwall
England
TR13 8RB

Phone 01326 565 431
Email info@helstontic.demon.co.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Tuesday 11 December

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
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Pressure 1016
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about Praa Sands East Beach

A mile long sandy beach with some rocky patches. The eastern end has many rocks and pools. The western end has fewer rocks and this is where all the amenities can be found.

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