"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 Sunday 24 February

06:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 1032
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 1033
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1033
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1033
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1034
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 1035
Humidity 96%
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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