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Kennack Sands

  • Helston
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Beaches

Attraction Information

Kennack Sands

This unusual silver sand and shingle beach really is divided in two: the bigger, western beach is is sandy and has all the facilities, and is well known as a safe swimming and surfing spot with 5ft waves in good conditions.

There are interesting walks along the South West Coast Path to the Mesolithic and Iron Age hill settlements at Podowrian.

Lifeguard cover May to September.

Amenities include toilets, cafe and shop. Immediate vicinity pay parking available.

Phone number is for Lizard Natural Nature Reserve.

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Opening hours

Lifeguard cover May to September.


Local parking charges apply.

Travel & Contact Information


, Helston, Cornwall, TR13, England

Phone number

01326 240808



Click here to visit Kennack Sands' website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Kennack Sands has not told us about their parking.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Kennack Sands has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Kennack Sands has not told us about their dining options.

No, Kennack Sands is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Kennack Sands have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Kennack Sands has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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