St Mawes Beach


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 11 beaches around Roseland Peninsula, 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

No water quality measurement available for St Mawes Beach.

St Mawes Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Roseland Peninsula, Cornwall

Expect a temp in the range 5.6℃ to 7.1℃ with wind speed 10.5 m/sec (NNW)
Sunday, Nov 28
Expect a temp in the range 5℃ to 5.4℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (N)
Monday, Nov 29
Expect a temp in the range 5.4℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 0.8 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Nov 30
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 9.4℃ with wind speed 2.8 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Dec 01
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 11.7℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (W)
Thursday, Dec 02
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 9.9 m/sec (NNW)
Friday, Dec 03
Expect a temp in the range 7.8℃ to 11.6℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (WSW)

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


St Mawes Beach tide times.

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