The Beach Guide

Portreath Beach

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


Dogs friendly beach?

We do not have information on this beach but restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

Cornwall dog friendly beaches »


  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Shop

    Nearest town



    TR16 4NR

    OS grid ref.

    SW 6537 4544

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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