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Swanpool Beach, nr Falmouth

SATNAV: TR11 5BG     PARKING: yes     DOGS ALLOWED: yes (except Easter-Oct)     FACILITIES: limited     SPORTS: swimming

Swanpool Beach

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Swanpool, close to Gylly Beach, is a fine sandy beach located south of Falmouth.


There are public toilets (including disabled facilities) on the road to the left of the car park (approx. 1 minute walk from the beach). The car park is free to use during the winter months and from 1st April – 30th September there is a £2.50 charge for all day parking – you can come and go as you please and if you take your ticket to the beach café you get a free cup of tea!


Dogs on leads are welcome to visit the cafe where they will always have some water for them to drink.


Swanpool beach is accessed from Swanpool Road in Falmouth, close to Gyllyngvase Beach.

Other beaches nearby:


Gyllyngvase Beach          Maenporth          

Tide Times

Falmouth 1 mile, Pendennis Castle 3 miles, St Mawes 5 miles (by ferry)