From long stretches of golden sandy beaches to sheltered estuaries, hidden coves and rugged headlands, the Cornish coast is breathtakingly beautiful. For family friendly beaches, there are countless options within close proximity of the resort; Harlyn’s sheltered bay makes it an unbeatable location for a range of waters ports: from surfing and sea kayaking to the growing craze of stand up paddleboarding. Backed by sand dunes and surrounded by low cliffs, Treyarnon is a lovely family bay and even boasts its own natural swimming pool. Adjacent to Treyarnon is Constantine – a stunning long sandy beach, popular with both surfers and walkers and perfect for rock-pooling. Also nearby is Daymer Bay. Popularised by John Betjeman, it is one of the jewels in North Cornwall’s crown.
Something for everyone…
Whether you want to relax and read a book, build a sandcastle, try your hand at surfing, or simply devour an ice cream, a holiday at Retallack provides the perfect base for your holiday, with comfortable, luxury accommodation to come home to after a long day by the sea.
HERE ARE SOME OF OUR FAVOURITES
'BRITAIN'S ST TROPEZ'
Located opposite Padstow, 15 minutes from Retallack Resort, the ever popular coastal village of Rock is home to stunning sand dunes which are a designated SSSI.
Post Code: PL27 6LB
A WELL-LIKED LOCAL SPOT
Rated by the Good Beach Guide 2014, awarded a Blue Flag Award in 2013, this is a popular beach near Wadebridge and is only a 15 minutes drive away. Seasonaldog ban in place between Easter Sunday and 30th Sept.
Post Code: PL27 6SS
A STUNNING HEADLAND
Close to Padstow, this stunning section of coastline forms part of the Cornwall Area of Oustanding Natural Beauty (AONB), only 15 minutes away.
Post Code: PL28 8JB
A GOLDEN STRETCH OF SAND
A breath taking stretch of golden sand backed by rugged sand dunes located at the mouth of the Camel Estuary, a 15 minute drive away.
Post Code: PL27 6LB
A SURFER'S PARADISE
This epicentre of Europe's surfing scene is also a great family beach with fabulous facilities and magical rockpool, all within a 20 minute drive.
Post Code: TR7 1HY
A popular tourist attraction, these granite rocks, are stepping stones for Giant Bedruthan, according to myth and legend, only a short 15 minute drive away.
Post Code: PL27 7UW
A BEACHCOMBERS PARADISE
With numerous rock pools to explore this sandy sweeping bay is a beach combers paradise and only a 10 minute drive away, it is perfect for little ones.
Post Code: PL28 8JJ
A LARGE POPULAR BAY
With 2 miles of golden sand, world class eateries and an outstanding activity academy, Watergate Bay is the ideal family beach and is a short 15 minute drive away.
Post Code: TR8 4AA