The Towans (Hayle) is north of the mouth of the Hayle Estuary on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately one kilometre wide, backed by sand dunes.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: St Ives
Local authority: Cornwall Council
OS Grid Reference: SW563394
Tourist Information Centre
Phone 01736 753 196
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Forecast for Sunday 19 August
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|Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.||
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|Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.||
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|Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.||
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|Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.||
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|Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.||
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|Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.||
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.
Dating back to 1898, the peaceful and family-run Sandbank House is situated in Hayle, on St Ives Bay. With free private parking, it is just 20 minutes’ walk from the South West Coast Path. Details...
Just 5 minutes’ drive from St Ives Bay seafront in Cornwall and 2.5 miles from Hayle, Sandbank Holidays feature self-catering accommodation sitting in a garden with children’s playground. Free Wi-Fi and free private parking are available. Details...
With free Wi-Fi in public areas, The White Hart Hotel dates back to 1838, and is situated in the centre of Hayle in Cornwall. Guests can explore the pretty harbour, or travel to St Ives, just 6 miles away. Details...
Located just 500m from the golden sands of St. Ives Bay on the Cornish coast, Gwithian Holidays provide modern self-catering accommodation. Free private parking is available on site, and free Wi-Fi is accessible throughout. Details...
Boasting a bar and a restaurant, The Badger Inn is situated in the quiet village of Lelant, west Cornwall. With free WiFi access and free on-site parking available, St. Details...
Halwell Lodge offers high-quality bed and breakfast in Lelant, an 11-minute drive from St Ives. Details...
Warveneth is a detached bungalow situated in the village of Angarrack, near Hayle and St Ives. The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms, consisting of one king-size double, one zip/link twin and a children's bunk, as well as a bathroom. Details...
This wonderful barn conversion is superbly located amidst the lush green fields of Cornwall's far west, just two miles from the delightful village of Reawla. With a spacious living room and adjoining conservatory as well as a large kitchen with dining table, the property also boasts a lovely garden with shared paddock where visitors can enjoy a summer barbecue. Details...
Set on a former farm amid lush countryside, this property is a superbly converted semi-detached barn, just three miles from Hayle and four miles from the stunning coastline. Details...
Rosewell Cottage is a stone, semi-detached cottage set in a peaceful location, under three miles from the heart of popular St Ives, Cornwall. There are two bedrooms, one double and one twin, along with a ground floor shower room, meaning there's comfortable accommodation for up to four people. Details...
Tin Mine Cottage is a terraced cottage in Camborne. The cottage has a double, a single and a bunks room upstairs. Downstairs is the bathroom, kitchen, dining room and sitting room with woodburner. Details...
Two Threes is a comfortable, detached cottage set in the small village of Rosudgeon, Cornwall. With two bedrooms and a ground floor shower room, up to four people can stay. There's also a kitchen, a dining room, a siting room and a sun room. Details...