The Best Beaches in and around Mylor and Falmouth


The Best Beaches in and around Mylor and Falmouth

We think beach days are the best whatever time of year. We have put together our top 5 in and around Falmouth.

Gyllyngvase – Falmouth – TR11 4PA

Perfect for family days, making sand castles and swimming in the sea. It is also dog friendly from October – Easter, life guarded through the summer months.

gylly beach, with a man and child playing in the shallows

Mylor – Mylor Harbour – TR11 5UF

Our local beach as it is just round the corner from the sailing school, it is a great place to watch the sessions! It also offers fantastic views across to the Roseland Peninsula. You can continue on the coast path round to Flushing – simply a lovely walk.

shells on a beach

Swanpool – Falmouth – TR11 5BG

Known for its legendary ice creams, covered in extra delights. The hedgehog, ice cream covered in roasted hazelnuts is our favourite!

person holding an ice cream

Flushing ( Kiln Quay ) – Falmouth – TR 5TZ

This pebble shoreline offers the perfect destination for searching for shells and other beach treasures. It is also dog friendly, the ideal spot for a winter walk with your four-legged friend.a dog and person walking on a beach on an overcast day

Maenporth – Near Falmouth – TR11 5HN

This little cove is the ideal spot on a walk on the coastal path for a cup of coffee or an ice cream. It is also stunning and a safe haven for a swim, sunbathe or a sit on the sand.

beach umbrellas and deck chairs on the sand with the sun shining