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Lantic Bay Beach

Fowey, Cornwall

A quiet beautiful cove with white sands. Being hard to find and difficult beach access mean that there is very rarely a crowd.

Beach Type




Nature and Wildlife

On the South west coast path.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Fowey 4 Custom Hill House. Fowey. Tel: +44 (0) 1726 833 616


Nearest town: Fowey
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3283, -4.60234
Postcode: PL23 1NP
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Can be approached from either Fowey or Polperro. Can be difficult to find and a good map is advisable.

Nearest Railway Stations

Par (Approx. 5 miles away)
Lostwithiel (Approx. 6 miles away)
Looe (Approx. 7 miles away)
Sandplace (Approx. 8 miles away)
Luxulyan (Approx. 8 miles away)

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


Two small car parks. a short walk from the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Pencarrow, Polruan (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Frogmore, Lansallos (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Town Quay, Fowey (Short stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Albert Quay, Fowey (Short stay).
About 1.5 miles away
St. Saviour's Hill, Polruan (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Bodinnick, Bodinnick (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Caffa Mill, Fowey (Long stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Lansallos, Lansallos (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Old Station Yard, Fowey (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Main, Fowey (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Fowey