As with Swanpool Beach there are excellent family facilities that include a cafe, car parking and the opportunity to hire out or book from here, a range of watersports activities including kayaking, sailing and scuba diving. To find out more about Lifes’ A Beach Maenporth click here.
There is no RNLI Beach Lifeguard presence on this beach.
Car parking is available directly behind the beach. Cost: £3 per visit during the summer months.
Public toilets are available on site
The Maritime Train Line service connects Falmouth to Truro via a twice hourly service. Alight at Falmouth Docks or Falmouth Town station stops both a 5 min walk from the beaches along Castle Drive.
Fal River Links – for information on reaching Falmouth’s beaches via the Park & Float scheme or via boat from neighbouring villages.
Maenporth is approximately 45-60 min walk from Falmouth town centre via the South West Coast Path that links it to Gyllyngvase Beach (3 miles) and Swanpool Beach (2 miles).
There is a seasonal dog ban on all Falmouth’s beaches, from Easter Day until October 31st.