Porth Beach

Situated just outside the hustle and bustle of Newquay
About Porth Beach

Situated just outside the hustle and bustle of Newquay

Porth Beach is a beautiful and unspoiled beach located on the north coast of Cornwall. Known for its wide expanse of golden sand and crystal clear waters, it is a favorite destination for visitors looking to experience the natural beauty of the Cornwall coast.

Porth beach is a great spot for swimming and sunbathing, and it's also a popular destination for water sports, like surfing, paddleboarding, and kayaking. The beach is also home to a number of surf schools which offer lessons and equipment rental for those looking to catch some waves.

One of the main attractions of Porth Beach is the South West Coast Path, which runs along the beach. The path offers some of the most spectacular coastal scenery in Cornwall and is a great way to explore the surrounding area. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll along the path and take in the breathtaking views of the sea, or even hike to nearby destinations like Watergate Bay and Bedruthan Steps.

Porth beach also offers a range of other activities, including exploring the nearby cliffs and rock formations, which are a great spot for a walk and offer stunning views of the beach and the sea. Visitors can also enjoy a leisurely walk along the beach, sunbathe, and take a swim in the sea.

In addition to the above, the surrounding area of Porth Beach offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities like hiking, cycling, and bird-watching. The nearby towns of Padstow and Newquay are also worth a visit for their vibrant culture and delicious seafood.

Overall, Porth Beach is a destination that offers visitors a natural and relaxed experience, with its wide expanse of golden sand, South West Coast Path, and excellent surf conditions making it the perfect destination for a fun and adventurous day out in Cornwall.

Holiday Accommodation

Three coastal holiday lets in Cornwall close to beaches and top attractions:

Cornwall Holiday Cottage

Seaside Holiday Cottage

Traditional cottage close to beach with stunning seaviews

Porthpean Holiday Apartment

Porthpean Apartment

Modern apartment close to beach with seaviews

North Cornwall Holiday Accommodation

Atlantic Escape

Northcoast holiday bungulow with large private garden near Padstow and beaches


Coastal holiday accommodation in Cornwall suitable for relaxing holidays and short breaks close to beaches and attractions.