Cornwall Beach Guide

Hemmick Beach

Description:
Hemmick Beach is a pleasant sandy beach, but unfortunately there are no facilities and parking is limited.
Safety:
The walk down from the NT car park to Hemmick Beach can be very slippery after wet weather. See Beach Safety Guide.
Access:
There is a steep walk from the car park to the beach, taking about 15 minutes.
Dogs:
Dogs allowed all year at Hemmick Beach.
Directions:
Hemmick Beach is 9 miles from St Austell. At St Austell, take the B3273 for Mevagissey. Shortly after Pentewan turn right for Gorran Haven and follow this road all the way to Gorran Haven. At Gorran Haven, turn right and follow this road for about a mile, then turn left and after a short distance the car park is after a bend.
Post Code:
PL26 6LL.
Parking:
There is a very small National Trust car park a 15 minute walk from Hemmick Beach. There is space for 3-4 cars by the beach.
Toilets:
No.
Facilities:
None.
Activities:
None.
Nearby Alternative Beaches:
Porthluney Cove (2 miles, sandy beach, dog friendly, disabled access)
Vault Beach (1 mile, sand and shingle beach, dog friendly)
Gorran Haven (2 miles, sandy beach, dog friendly, disabled access)
Pentewan (7 miles, large sandy beach)
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