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Portreath Beach

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Portreath Beach - Cornwall

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A sand and shingle beach bounded by high cliffs on one side and the harbour wall on the other. Popular with families and surfers, the small coastal town of Portreath offers plenty of facilities.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

Cornwall dog friendly beaches »

Activities

  • Surfing

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • First aid point
  • Lost child centre
  • Shop

Nearest town

Camborne

Postcode

TR16 4NR

OS grid ref.

SW 6537 4544

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended