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Porthgwidden Beach

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Porthgwidden Beach, Cornwall, TR26 1NR

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Porthgwidden Beach

If you're looking for a secluded and peaceful beach in St Ives, then Porthgwidden Beach is a must-visit. Tucked away at the north of St Ives, this small, but beautiful beach has a charming and intimate feel that's perfect for a relaxing day by the sea.

The beach is sheltered by a rocky headland, which not only adds to its beauty but also provides a great spot for sunbathing and relaxing. As you soak up the sun, you can enjoy stunning views across St Ives Bay.

At low tide, there are also a number of rock pools to explore, making this beach a great choice for families with children and for the explorers amongst you.

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If you're looking to explore the other fantastic beaches nearby in St Ives then, Balamuz Beach is just 0.5km south and Porthmeor Beach is 0.5km to the west.

Overall, Porthgwidden Beach is a hidden gem that's definitely worth visiting during your stay in, or visit to St Ives. Whether you're looking to relax in the sun or explore the rock pools, this beach has something for everyone.

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St Ives Weather
North Cornwall Coast
9:06 am, December 7, 2023
temperature icon 12°C
Humidity 100 %
Pressure 998 mb
Wind 28 mph
Wind Gust: 0 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 9:06 am
Sunset: 5:20 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

St Ives Harbour Beach (1km south)

Balamuz Beach (0.5km south)

Porthmeor Beach (0.5km west)

Treen Cove (12.5km west)

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