Charlestown beach is a south-east facing sand and pebble beach near St Austell, Cornwall. It sits outside a historic harbour, host to one of Cornwall's top tourist attractions, Charlestown Shipwreck & Heritage Centre.
Holiday cottages in Charlestown offer self catering holiday accommodation near the beach. Other self catering opportunities nearby include holiday cottages in St Austell (approximately 2 miles from Charlestown by road), Mevagissey (6 miles) and Fowey (7 miles).
Facilities at the beach include a small car park, cafés, pubs, restaurants and toilets. There is disabled access to the south side of the beach. Dogs are not permitted on Charlestown Beach.