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Dollar Cove

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Dollar Cove, Cornwall, TR12 7QE

Dollar Cove

Dollar Cove

Dollar Cove is a picturesque cove on the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall. This lovely spot is surrounded by plenty of rocks but also has patches of sand to sit on, making it a perfect place to relax and soak up the sun.

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The cove is known for being a location in the Poldark TV series and is a popular spot for tourists. It also has an interesting history, as it is named after the silver dollars that were found from the wreck of a 17th century ship. If you're lucky, you may even find some treasure of your own while exploring the cove - it's rumoured that there's still some treasure hidden here, so bring your metal detector!

When visiting Dollar Cove, make sure to take in the stunning views of the sea and surrounding landscape. The cove is a great place for a walk and is ideal for families to explore. The beach is clean, and the water is crystal clear.

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If you are planning to visit Dollar Cove, don't forget to take a look at the nearby church that is nestled on the coastline between Dollar Cove and Church Cove. Additionally, just 1.5km north is Fishing Cove, while Church Cove / Gunwalloe are only 0.5km to the south.

In summary, Dollar Cove is a beautiful spot that's rich in history and perfect for a day out. Whether you're exploring the cove for treasure its a beautiful Cornish getaway.

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Porthleven Weather
Lizard Peninsula
10:42 am, June 24, 2024
temperature icon 16°C
broken clouds
Humidity 82 %
Pressure 1020 mb
Wind 8 mph
Wind Gust: 0 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 5:12 am
Sunset: 9:34 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Loe Bar Beach (3.5km north)

Fishing Cove (1.5km north)

Church Cove / Gunwalloe (0.5km south)

Poldhu Cove (1km south)

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