St Mawes Beach (Cornwall)

  • Information

    St. Mawes has two main beaches with a mixture of sand and rock, Tavern Beach and Summers Beach.  At low tide there is also the harbour beach.

    • Summers beach is a large south facing crescent of sand and rocks.
    • Tavern beach lies just below the the 16th century St. Mawes Castle, built about 1542.


    St Mawes is a popular centre for a wide range of watersports activities. All the beaches in St. Mawes can be busy in the summer, due to the ferry from Falmouth.

    Facilities include car park, toilets, food and shops.

    St Mawes Beach has dog restrictions. St Mawes besch, No dogs between Easter and October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Roseland Peninsula, 215 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Beach Water Quality

    No water quality measurement available for St Mawes Beach.

  • Tides
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