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Swanpool Beach

#6 of 59 things to do in Falmouth Features Animals
Swanpool, Falmouth TR11 5BG, England
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Beach most locals use the most

Good beach, rocks on both sides ideal for rock pooling with youngsters but tide needs to be out to... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Falmouth, United Kingdom
Just what you need

Great beach in a great location. Easily accessible and parking nearby. The swans on the lake are an... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Linda D
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Swanpool, Falmouth TR11 5BG, England
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Good beach, rocks on both sides ideal for rock pooling with youngsters but tide needs to be out to do that. Very good café, and large car park 50 yds away. Crazy golf across the road.Good toilets nearby., and a good reatauraunt on the side...More

Thank monli2016
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Great beach in a great location. Easily accessible and parking nearby. The swans on the lake are an added bonus.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A place where you can completely forget your troubles and take in the beautiful views. Its clean and tidy and the locals are lovely. Very sad to leave this place behind.

Thank GagaOohLaLa
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely location. Quite sheltered so good for a swim. Lots of wild birds in the pool. Good parking. Easy coastal walks.

Thank Loftie1
Reviewed 23 February 2017

No matter when I visit, this beach is always spectacular. In the off-season, it's wonderful to see people bring their dogs and warm up with a hot chocolate from the cafe and in the summer it's the perfect place to go for a swim in...More

Thank Alexandra E
Reviewed 23 February 2017

lovely beach perfect for picnics and very picturesque ,lovely cafe ,beautiful views ,you can walk along the coast path to falmouth in about 10 mins

Thank Nicky S
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of my families favourite spots to visit when we come to Cornwall. Nice little beach which is popular with all ages and dog walkers. Lots of sea activities available too. The beach cafe serves fantastic food and loans out ponchos and hot...More

Thank Michelle m
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Reasonable walk from Falmouth along the coast and cheerful cafe with amazing ice creams to greet you. Benches by swanpool and car park. I then caught the coast hopper bus back to town but they were infrequent so check times.

Thank pamskelding
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A small local beach easily accessible by car with pay and display parking. Excellent cliff path walks, safe swimming, sand, cafe and posher restaurant, Swan pool a few metres away which is beautiful and home to a an extremely rare form of algae called the...More

Thank turnip190927
Reviewed 2 February 2017

this is Falmouth's second most popular beach and get busy in summer , plenty to do and loads of space , café on site and watersports available , does suffer from major seaweed in winter though , also opposite is the swanpool nature reserve and...More

Thank ChrisThom666
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