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Best Lakes In Penzance, Cornwall

We've rounded up the best lakes in Penzance in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 0 Penzance lakes to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including beaches. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the lakes we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

We're still waiting to list lakes in Penzance but there's still plenty of fun to be had – try one of these instead!

Constantine Bay

  • Padstow
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Constantine Bay is a deep sandy beach with a rocky reef for snorkelling and good waves for experienced surfers. There are toilets, stores and a surf...

Port Isaac Beach

  • Port Isaac
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Port Isaac in Cornwall is an idyllic little cove that has everything you need for a great family day out. This pretty little fishing village is a gre...

Mevagissey Beach

  • Mevagissey
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Discover Mevagissey beach in Cornwall, a delightful little harbour set in a fishing village, it’s the perfect spot for a relaxing family day out by t...

Daymer Bay

  • Trebetherick
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a quieter beach that’s a little bit off the beaten track, Daymer Bay in Cornwall is the one for you. Plus, it’s dog friendly al...

Charlestown Beach

  • Charlestown
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Discover Charlestown beach in Cornwall, a delightful little sandy and shingle beach that little explorers will love.  The beach is perfect for bravin...

St Austell Leisure Centre

  • St Austell
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Better St Austell Leisure Centre is home to indoor adventures for the whole family - from the amazing soft play area for the under-12s to the 25m swi...

The Seahorse

  • St Austell
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Hidden underneath picturesque cliffs and with incredible sea views is The Seahorse; a leisure centre overflowing with fun. Dive into the swimming poo...

Talland Bay Beach

  • Looe
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Taking a trip to Talland Bay means you get not one, but two lively sheltered beaches, Talland Sands and Rotterdam beach.  One is sandy and one is roc...



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St Mawes Beach

  • Truro
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

St Mawes beach, also known as Summer beach, is a fantastic pebbled beach in Cornwall with plenty for the kids to explore. You can definitely see wher...

Gorran Haven Beach

  • Gorran Haven
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a dog friendly beach in Cornwall? Look no further than Gorran Haven beach, a sheltered sandy beach that’s perfect to take the family pet...

Trevone Bay beach

  • Padstow
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a large, sandy beach to take the kids to in Cornwall? Head down to Trevone Bay beach, with golden sands and bright blue water, it’s a gre...

Lantic Bay

  • Fowey
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re an active family, Lantic Bay in Cornwall should definitely be on your list! With amazing views and a great seafront, it’ll create great mem...

Mother Iveys Bay

  • Treyarnon
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a dog friendly beach in Cornwall? At Mother Ivey’s Bay, you can bring along your furry friends all year round for a nice refreshing walk...

Padstow Beach

  • Padstow
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Discover the beautiful Padstow Beach in Cornwall, also known as St Georges Cove. Overlooking the Camel Estuary, it makes for a fantastic and delightf...

Polkerris Beach

  • Polkerris
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Explore the idyllic Polkerris beach in Cornwall, a fantastic sandy cove, that’s perfect to splash about in the water.  This little sandy cove is shel...

Mawgan Porth Beach

  • Newquay
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Discover this beautiful huge sandy beach, Mawgan Porth in Cornwall, with golden sands and bright blue water, it’s the perfect place for families to p...

FlowRider at Retallack Resort

  • St Columb Major
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

The FlowRider at The Loop opened in April 2010 as the first in the UK. Having just held the UK's First Pro Surfer FlowRider Championships, The Loop h...

Harlyn Bay Beach

  • St Merryn
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Harlyn Bay beach in Cornwall, a wide stretch of golden sand and clear blue water, where little explorers can splash around, or even lear...

Polperro Beach

  • Looe
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Polperro beach in Cornwall, a gorgeous tiny sandy beach in a picturesque fishing village with white-washed cottages, it’s the perfect sp...

Polzeath Beach

  • Polzeath
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This surfing hotspot is great for those looking for thrills, but Polzeath beach in Cornwall is a fantastic beach even for those not looking to ride t...

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