Lusty Glaze Beach

Lusty Glaze Beach in Newquay is a privately owned beach, this gorgeous cove nestles on the edge of the stunning north coast of Cornwall.

Lusty Glaze beach is a great family beach, has a name derived from the Cornish for ‘A place to view blue boats’. Lusty Glaze is a privately owned horseshoe shaped cove, naturally sheltered by high cliffs, open all year and free of charge. One of Newquay’s best tourist beaches.

The beach specializes in adventure, education, training and is the home to the headquarters of the National Lifeguard and Rescue Training Centre that specializes in cliff and aquatic nationally recognised courses.

Facilities include car parking, lifeguards, restaurant/cafe, activity centre, shop, take away, hire shop, surf school, toilets, showers, beach huts, private area.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Lusty Glaze Beach has dog restrictions.
Lusty Glaze beach, well-behaved dogs are allowed year round at the restaurant and on the deck area, but during the peak months of June, July, August and September they must be kept off the beach itself.

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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Lusty Glaze Beach Water Quality

Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
  - Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
  - Good: generally good water quality
  - Sufficient: meets minimum standards
  - Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 3.8℃ to 4.5℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (NE)
Saturday, Jan 28partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 2℃ to 3.3℃ with wind speed 2 m/sec (SE)
Sunday, Jan 29partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.4℃ to 5.4℃ with wind speed 3.7 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Jan 30lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 10.1℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Jan 31cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.2℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Feb 01fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (NW)
Thursday, Feb 02lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 8.8℃ to 9.4℃ with wind speed 9.3 m/sec (NW)

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

Lusty Glaze Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Lusty Glaze Beach is at NEWQUAY 1.34 km (0.83 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.

Fri 27 Jan
   Low Tide at 03:09 (Height 1.13m)
   High Tide at 09:09 (Height 6.76m)
   Low Tide at 15:37 (Height 1.26m)
   High Tide at 21:30 (Height 6.23m)
Sat 28 Jan
   Low Tide at 03:55 (Height 1.57m)
   High Tide at 09:56 (Height 6.32m)
   Low Tide at 16:25 (Height 1.75m)
   High Tide at 22:20 (Height 5.82m)
Sun 29 Jan
   Low Tide at 04:46 (Height 2.03m)
   High Tide at 10:51 (Height 5.86m)
   Low Tide at 17:20 (Height 2.20m)
   High Tide at 23:18 (Height 5.47m)
Mon 30 Jan
   Low Tide at 05:53 (Height 2.42m)
   High Tide at 11:55 (Height 5.49m)
   Low Tide at 18:30 (Height 2.51m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 00:32 (Height 5.28m)
   Low Tide at 07:14 (Height 2.61m)
   High Tide at 13:10 (Height 5.32m)
   Low Tide at 19:48 (Height 2.57m)
Wed 01 Feb
   High Tide at 01:51 (Height 5.33m)
   Low Tide at 08:31 (Height 2.50m)
   High Tide at 14:25 (Height 5.42m)
   Low Tide at 20:55 (Height 2.37m)
Thu 02 Feb
   High Tide at 02:59 (Height 5.60m)
   Low Tide at 09:31 (Height 2.21m)
   High Tide at 15:26 (Height 5.68m)
   Low Tide at 21:47 (Height 2.07m)

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