Cadgwith Cove on the Lizard

 

is Cadgwith Cove a sandy beach?

No, it’s pebbles and rocks. There are two beaches separated by a rocky promontory called “The Todden”.

is Cadgwith Cove a clean beach?

The cove is a working fishing port.

what publicity has Cadgwith Cove received?

It is where the BBC TV series “The Fisherman’s Apprentice with Monty Halls” was filmed.

is Cadgwith Cove a family-friendly beach?

Not really, it’s a busy, working fishing cove. Little Beach next door is quieter for families.

are dogs allowed on Cadgwith Cove?

Dogs are prohibited from Easter Day to 1 October between 7am and 7pm.

is Cadgwith Cove sheltered?

It lies between two rocky headlands and so is well sheltered except from south easterly winds.

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is there a cafe at Cadgwith Cove?

There are places for refreshments in season.

are there toilets near Cadgwith Cove?
are there lifeguards at Cadgwith Cove?

No, there are lifeguards in season at Kennack Sands beach.

is there wheelchair access to Cadgwith Cove?

The footpath from the car park to the beach is not suitable for wheelchairs. The footpath is narrow, unsurfaced and has a style.

what disabled facilities are there at Cadgwith Cove?

The main beach has good access but is a working environment with a tractor, chains and fishing boats. THe smaller beach, Little Beach, has a steep flight of stone steps down to it.

what’s the nearest pub to Cadgwith Cove called?

The Cadgwith Cove Inn!

where are the nearest gardens to Cadgwith Cove?

Bonython Estate Garden at Cury Cross Lanes, near Helston, TR12 7BA.

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