Facilities & access

General

  • Pubs in Crantock village, at Pentire Point and at Holywell
  • Fern Pit café (across the Gannel estuary at Crantock beach) is accessible by boat during the main season
  • Cafés at Holywell
  • Small shop and post office in Crantock village and at Cubert near Holywell
  • Toilets at Crantock beach car park, Crantock village and Holywell
  • Dogs welcome on both Crantock and Holywell beaches
  • Crantock car park: Height restriction barrier when unmanned. Free parking for National Trust members with valid card. Charge for non-NT members when manned, OS SW789607
  • Porth Joke parking: OS SW776599
  • Holywell: Free parking for National Trust members with valid cards. Charge for non-NT members when manned, OS SW767586

Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities at Holywell
  • For safety in the sea, always follow the advice given by the lifeguards on duty at Crantock and Holywell
  • Be aware of cliff edges and supervise children on the coast paths
  • Keep an eye open for family fun events

Access

  • Designated parking spaces at Crantock and Holywell car parks
  • Well maintained coastal paths, which may be uneven in places, with kissing gates
  • Generally a flat, but uneven walk to the beaches
  • Sections of footpath may be muddy at times

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