Housel Bay Beach

Housel Bay is a small sandy cove that disappears at high tide. Visitors need to be careful not to be cut off as the tide comes in!

The bay is reached by a walk along the coast path from Lizard Point (approx 20 minutes) and there is a steep climb down to the beach from the coast path.

Facilities include parking, toilets, shops, cafe all at Lizard Point.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Housel Bay Beach has dog restrictions.
Housel Bay beach has seasonal dog restrictions not allowing dogs from 1st July to 31st August between 10 am - 6 pm

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.


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Place Category: Beaches

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 8.7℃ with wind speed 8.3 m/sec (SE)
Tuesday, Feb 07fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.8℃ to 6.9℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (E)
Wednesday, Feb 08clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.8℃ to 6.5℃ with wind speed 6.6 m/sec (ESE)
Thursday, Feb 09cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Feb 10clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 1.1 m/sec (NNE)
Saturday, Feb 11fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.5℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 0.8 m/sec (SSE)
Sunday, Feb 12partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (SE)

The Lizard weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Housel Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Housel Bay Beach is at Lizard Point 0.67 km (0.42 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Mon 06 Feb
   High Tide at 05:27 (Height 4.98m)
   Low Tide at 11:54 (Height 1.01m)
   High Tide at 17:51 (Height 4.83m)
Tue 07 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:08 (Height 1.12m)
   High Tide at 05:58 (Height 5.08m)
   Low Tide at 12:28 (Height 0.94m)
   High Tide at 18:18 (Height 4.84m)
Wed 08 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:42 (Height 1.06m)
   High Tide at 06:29 (Height 5.12m)
   Low Tide at 13:00 (Height 0.93m)
   High Tide at 18:46 (Height 4.83m)
Thu 09 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:12 (Height 1.06m)
   High Tide at 07:00 (Height 5.11m)
   Low Tide at 13:30 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 19:14 (Height 4.81m)
Fri 10 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:41 (Height 1.09m)
   High Tide at 07:30 (Height 5.05m)
   Low Tide at 14:00 (Height 1.02m)
   High Tide at 19:44 (Height 4.76m)
Sat 11 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:11 (Height 1.16m)
   High Tide at 08:02 (Height 4.96m)
   Low Tide at 14:34 (Height 1.12m)
   High Tide at 20:17 (Height 4.69m)
Sun 12 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:47 (Height 1.27m)
   High Tide at 08:37 (Height 4.82m)
   Low Tide at 15:13 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 20:57 (Height 4.58m)

Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

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