Five beaches, all managed by Cornwall Council, have been awarded the Blue Flag for 2011. They are:
- Gyllyngvase beach, Falmouth
- Polzeath, Padstow
- Porthmeor beach, St Ives
- Porthminster beach, St Ives
Click on the links above to view our beach guides with photos, videos, maps and information on facilities, activities, transport, lifeguards, dogs, wildlife and accommodation.
The Blue Flag is an international award, guaranteeing the beach is one of the best in the world having “achieved the highest quality in water, facilities, safety, environmental education and management” according to Keep Britain Tidy.