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Boobys Beach Beach

Padstow, Cornwall

Situated on West side of Trevose head. near Padstow. Large sandy beach which becomes inaccessible at high tide. Connects at low tide with Constantine Bay. Very popular with surfers. Access via short climb down rocks. 500m from the car park.

Beach Type



No local facilities
Toilets At Constantine Bay


Good waves for surfing
Loads of rockpools to explore

Nature and Wildlife

The coast path can be walked North to Dinas Head and Trevose Head

Water Quality

Not Tested




Dogs are allowed all year.

Tourist Information

PADSTOW TIC. Red Brick Building. North Quay Padstow. Cornwall. PL28 8AF Tel: +44 (0) 1841 533449


Nearest town: Padstow
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.5384, -5.0261
Postcode: PL28 8SH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Padstow, Cornwall at Explore Britain.


Off the B3276 at St Merryn.

Public Transport

Nearest railway station is Bodmin Parkway. Bus route 556

Nearest Railway Stations

Newquay (Approx. 9 miles away)
Quintrell Downs (Approx. 10 miles away)
St Columb Road (Approx. 10 miles away)
Roche (Approx. 12 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Car park available.

Nearby Car Parks

Constantine Bay, Padstow (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Trevose Head, Harlyn (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Treyarnon Bay, Treyarnon (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Harlyn Bridge, Harlyn (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Porthcothan Beach, Porthcothan (Long stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Trevone Road, Trevone (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Park Head, Treburrick (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Link Road, Padstow (Long stay).
About 3.7 miles away
Lawn, Padstow (Unknown stay).
About 3.8 miles away
South Quay, Padstow (Unknown stay).
About 3.9 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Padstow