The Lizard Peninsula

There's nowhere quite like the Lizard Peninsula, the southern most tip of Britain. From the rugged rocks of Lizard Point to the fishing village of Cadgwith and the sandy beaches at Kynance and Gunwalloe, it has a lot to offer. So if you choose to sail, walk, swim or picnic - you won't be disappointed!

Kynance Cove Beach on the Lizard Peninsula in South CornwallCoverack Beach on the Lizard Peninsula in South CornwallCadgwith Cove on the Lizard Peninsula in South Cornwall

Beaches of The Lizard Peninsula

Kynance Cove on the Lizard Peninsula in West Cornwall

Kynance Cove Beach

One of the most dramatic and beautiful locations in Cornwall. A must-see attraction whilst visiting!

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Cadgwith cove on the lizard peninsula in South Cornwall

Cadgwith Cove

A quintessential Cornish fishing village and stoney beach, tucked away on the Lizard Peninsula in West Cornwall

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Coverack beach on The Lizard Peninsula in West Cornwall

Coverack Beach

A large, sheltered sand and shingle beach located in the picturesque fishing village of Coverack.

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Gunwalloe Church Cove Beach

Gunwalloe Church Cove

Gunwalloe Church Cove beach is located on the Lizard Peninsula in West Cornwall.

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Poldhu Cove Lixard Peninsula West Cornwall

Poldhu Cove Beach

Poldhu Cove is a beautiful sandy beach nestled between lush grassy cliffs.

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Kennack Sands beach on the Lizard Peninsula in West Cornwall

Kennack Sands Beach

Kennack Sands beach is located on the Lizard Peninsula in West Cornwall.

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Polurrian Cove Beach The Lizard Cornwall

Polurrian Cove Beach

Polurrian Cove, located near the town of Mullion on the Lizard Peninsula is a delightful unspoilt beach backed by high grassy cliffs.

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The Lizard Peninsula Accommodation

Stay at the Polurrian Bay Hotel on the Lizard Peninsula in South Cornwall

Polurrian Bay Hotel

A luxury family friendly hotel perfectly placed on the cliff top overlooking the gorgeous Polurrian Bay beach on the Lizard Peninsula.

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Stay at the Housel Bay Hotel on the Lizard Peninsula in South Cornwall

Housel Bay Hotel

A classic victorian hotel with beautiful views overlooking Housel Bay Beach and the Lizard Lighthouse.

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Stay at the Mullion Cove Hotel on the Lizard Peninsula in South Cornwall

Mullion Cove Hotel

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Stay at the Harbour Inn in Porthleven on the Lizard Peninsula in South Cornwall

Harbour Inn

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Highlights of The Lizard Peninsula

Visit the Lizard Lighthouse in South Cornwall

The Lizard Lighthouse

Marking the most southerly point of mainland Britain. Heritage centre with interactive bright displays, historical artefacts and a gift shop.

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Ann's Pasties Lizard Peninsula Cornwall

Ann's Pasties

You cant visit the Lizard Peninsula without first grabbing a delicious Ann’s Pasty. The best in the west!

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Visit Flambards Theme Park in Helston Cornwall

Flambards Theme Park

Cornwall’s largest theme park with thrill rides, family fun and the famous Victorian Village!

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Visit the Marconi Centre on the Lizard Peninsula in South Cornwall

The Marconi Centre

Overlooking the beautiful Poldhu Cove is the location of the first transatlantic radio signal received in 1901.

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Webcams of The Lizard Peninsula

Coverack Beach Webcam

Coverack Beach Webcam

Brilliant high quality live webcam overlooking Coverack beach, with the ability to control the webcam! (webcam provided by and located on the Bay Hotel in Coverack)

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Polurrian Bay Webcam

Polurrian Bay Webcam

High quality live webcam overlooking the beautiful secluded Polurrian Cove on the Lizard Peninsula (provided by Polurrian Bay Hotel)

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Housel Bay Webcam

Housel Bay Webcam

High quality live webcam overlooking the beautiful Housel Bay located on the Lizard Peninsula, with the Lizard Point Lighthouse in the distance. (provided by Housel bay Hotel)

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Mullion Cove Webcam

Mullion Cove Webcam

High quality webcam overlooking the picturesque working harbour of Mullion Cove. (Webcam provided by Mullion Cove Hotel)

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Poldhu Cove Webcam

Poldhu Cove Webcam

Webcam overlooking the beautiful Poldhu Cove on the Lizard Peninsula. Refreshes every few seconds (Webcam provided by Seaside Cottages)

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Porthleven Harbour Webcam

Porthleven Harbour Webcam

HD webcam overlooking Porthleven Harbour, featuring the iconic clock tower that often gets engulfed in waves during Cornwall winter storms.

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Transport

How to get to The Lizard Peninsula

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