Gwithian is a quaint coastal village on the B3301, from Hayle to Camborne.
It is well known for an access point for 3 mile stretch of beach, that runs along the coast of St Ives Bay. A well known surfing beach with good rock pools which kids love. Car parking is available through National Trust and private car parks.
Hell’s Mouth cliff foot path, is a popular visiting place, with the aptly named Hells Mouth Café positioned across the road.
Further back into the Village, you will come across the pub, Red River Inn, formally Pendarves Inn. The pub offers a welcoming drink and traditional pub food by an open fire, for those chilly evenings.
Gwithian Beach is very popular and can get incredibly busy. Many locals will venture for the surf. The full stretch of beach has good lifeguard cover, throughout the season.