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Crinnis Beach - Golf Links Beach

St Austell, Cornwall

A popular sandy beach, over a mile long, backed by cliffs and great for families.

Beach Type



First aid station
Disabled toilets
Camp site
Caravan site
Baby changing facilities


Children's area
Water sports centre

Nature and Wildlife

Coastal path from Carlyon Bay to Par.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by hand all year round. litter bins are present.


Dogs are banned.

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre Fore Street East Looe Looe PL13 1AA Tel: 01503 262072


Nearest town: St Austell
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3372, -4.72231
Postcode: PL24 2SQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around St Austell, Cornwall at Explore Britain.


Head for Carlyon Bay. follow signs for the Coliseum.

Public Transport

Train station at St Austell. Bus routes 572 573

Nearest Railway Stations

Par (About a mile and a half away)
St Austell (Approx. 3 miles away)
Luxulyan (Approx. 4 miles away)
Bugle (Approx. 5 miles away)
Lostwithiel (Approx. 6 miles away)

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


Spaces for 1000. pay and display

Nearby Car Parks

Par Moor Road, Par (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Hamley's Corner, Par (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Par Station, Par (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Par Beach, Par (Long stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Charlestown Road, Charlestown (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Station Road (Football Club), St Blazey (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Polkerris Beach, Polkerris (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Porthpean Beach, St Austell (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Clifden Road, St Austell (Long stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Polkyth - main, St Austell (Long stay).
About 2.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Austell