Rushy Porth Beach

Rushy Porth Beach - Isles of Scilly
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Rushy Porth, on Tresco, is a white sand beach overlooked by a sixteenth century blockhouse. The beach slopes up into dunes and offers panoramic views of St Helen’s and Tean.

Type of beach


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)

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  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Diving & snorkelling
  • Good fishing
  • Jet-skiing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming/bathing

Nearest town

Hugh Town

OS grid ref.

SV 9011 1498

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Rushy Porth Beach Reviews

Sep 22nd 2023

Awesome I love this beach - great place to launch a paddleboard from