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Black Cliff Beach  



Black Cliff beach, is a sandy beach stretching between Hayle Towans and Mexico Towans. Sheltered by cliffs and backed by dunes. The beach gets its name from the dark cliffs that line the back of the beach.


Black Cliff beach unfortunately does not have lifeguard cover during the year, so you have to take extra precaution if swimming here. Please be sure to observe the beach safety code.

Nearby Beaches


Hayle Towans Beach (0.4m)


Mexico Towans Beach (0.9m)


Porthkidney Beach (1.1m)


Carbis Bay (1.7m)


Gwithian Beach (2.2m)


Porthminster Beach (2.4m)


Godrevy Beach (2.5m)


St Ives Harbour Beach (2.6m)


Beach Specifics


Beach Type Parking Facilities


Car Parks all along the beach area

Lifeguard Service Facilities


All facilities along the beach area

Dog Friendly ? Disabled Access

Dogs allowed all year round.


OS Grid Reference - SW 55538 38948

X (Easting) : Y (Northing) - 155538 : 038948

Postcode (nearest) TR27 5AF

Grid Reference (6 figure) - SW555389

Latitude : Longitude : 50.199951 : -5.4269242



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