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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Bakery
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“Everyone has their favourite pasty from Cornwall.. this is definitely one of the best. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“One of the best beaches in Cornwall! Four miles of stunning sandy beach, great for kids. The beach is so big it is carved up into sections; Harvey Towans nearest The North Key in Hayle, Mexico Towants, Upton Towans and Gwithian Towans. There are cafes and car parks along the way. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Family friendly pub, right next to one of Hayle's closest beaches. Don't visit for a gastro-experience, but for basic food and bar with fabulous views and happy kids. Can get very busy in peak season.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Fab little outdoor pool perfect for cooling off on hot sunny days, just £3 to get in. Open May to September, get there early to get yourself a good spot opens at 11am. Lovely reasonably priced cafe on site.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bus Station
“This expanse of beach is what makes up most of Hayle’s ‘3 miles of golden sand’. At low tide all the Hayle beaches join up to provide an impressive stretch of sand popular with sand yachts and kite buggies.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“A little trip down the road to the local pub - great if you don't want to spend on a taxi back to the beach house!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Now known as "The Terrace", great value family meals. Freshly made pizzas, salads and pastas.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Route
“You can access Hayle beaches and St George's Walk from North Quay. It takes about 10 minutes to walk there from our flat.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Route
“A lovely walk across the estuary, just 10mins by foot from The Courtyard Studio.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
Restaurant
“Good food, live music, used by locals and tourists, within walking distance and very friendly. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“In a converted container - a restaurant with a difference! Situated on the beach at Hayle estuary. Just a few minutes walk throgh Rivere Towans. Opening times weather dependant. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Excellent Indian restaurant and takeaway. We'll make sure we leave a menu for you.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“Right by the beach - incredible views and lots of nick-nacks -just about everything you would need for a day at the beach”
  • 2 locals recommend