Places to Stay
East Pool Mine
About Porthtowan Beach
A large sandy blue flag beach that connects with Chapel Porth at low tides. Great access and very popular family beach as well as surfing. No dogs throughout the summer. Lifeguard in the summer and good facilities.
Closest town: Porthtowan
- Family beach, suitable for all ages
- Dogs not allowed here
- Public toilets nearby
- Lifeguards on duty
- Car parking close by
- Good surfing here
- Easy access, no climbing or narrow paths
- Cafe available for snacks etc
- Blue Flag eco/ environmental beach
Places to stay near Porthtowan Beach:
Sunsets In Porthtowan, Cornwall Coastal Holidays (Apartment) Porthtowan (0.06 miles)
Gecko Beach (Holiday Park) Porthtowan (0.08 miles)
Kingsholm (Cottage) Porthtowan (0.09 miles)
Sandy Cove (Cottage) Porthtowan (0.12 miles)
Barbara Anne's - Uk12558 (Cottage) Porthtowan (0.13 miles)
St Ives View (Holiday Park) Porthtowan (0.18 miles)
Surf View (Apartment) Porthtowan (0.19 miles)
Holiday Home East Cliff (Holiday Park) Porthtowan (0.23 miles)
Stones Throw (Cottage) Porthtowan (0.23 miles)
Spring Tide (Holiday Park) Porthtowan (0.31 miles)
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