Tintagel Haven Beach

The Haven beach is a beach of sand, pebbles and rocks that sits below Tintagel Castle. At high tide, all you have is some large rocks but this is a spectacular location with a waterfall coming down from the valley onto the rocks.

Tintagel is more famous for the nearby castle than a beach and you can just imagine the supply boats being unloaded in times gone by. The castle is associated with the legends surrounding King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table.

The path from the village down to the beach and castle is steep although English Heritage provided transport for a small fee. Once at the bottom of the valley you have the castle visitor shop, toilets, exhibition and cafe. To get to the beach itself is then a further set of steps.

In all The Haven beach is worth a visit when combining with the castle.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Tintagel Haven Beach.

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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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Jan 31cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Feb 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 9.9 m/sec (WNW)
Thursday, Feb 02partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (W)
Friday, Feb 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 8.9℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.7℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (SW)
Sunday, Feb 05lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 7.7℃ to 9.5℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (WSW)

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

Tintagel Haven Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Tintagel Haven Beach is at Boscastle 4.49 km (2.79 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 30 Jan
   Low Tide at 05:43 (Height 2.63m)
   High Tide at 12:11 (Height 5.79m)
   Low Tide at 18:20 (Height 2.71m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 00:51 (Height 5.58m)
   Low Tide at 07:05 (Height 2.80m)
   High Tide at 13:35 (Height 5.62m)
   Low Tide at 19:40 (Height 2.77m)
Wed 01 Feb
   High Tide at 02:21 (Height 5.63m)
   Low Tide at 08:23 (Height 2.70m)
   High Tide at 14:59 (Height 5.72m)
   Low Tide at 20:48 (Height 2.58m)
Thu 02 Feb
   High Tide at 03:37 (Height 5.90m)
   Low Tide at 09:24 (Height 2.43m)
   High Tide at 16:07 (Height 5.98m)
   Low Tide at 21:40 (Height 2.29m)
Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 04:35 (Height 6.23m)
   Low Tide at 10:11 (Height 2.12m)
   High Tide at 16:59 (Height 6.26m)
   Low Tide at 22:23 (Height 2.00m)
Sat 04 Feb
   High Tide at 05:20 (Height 6.53m)
   Low Tide at 10:50 (Height 1.84m)
   High Tide at 17:41 (Height 6.50m)
   Low Tide at 22:59 (Height 1.75m)
Sun 05 Feb
   High Tide at 06:00 (Height 6.75m)
   Low Tide at 11:24 (Height 1.62m)
   High Tide at 18:21 (Height 6.68m)
   Low Tide at 23:32 (Height 1.56m)

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