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Porthilly Beach

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Porthilly Beach, Cornwall, PL27 6JX

Porthilly Beach in Cornwall

Porthilly Beach

Porthilly Beach is a hidden gem located just a stone's throw away from the popular town of Rock. This secluded beach is known for its stunning views of the Camel Estuary and its picturesque surroundings.

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With its tranquil waters and rock pools, Porthilly Beach is a lovely destination. It is a serene spot to soak up the sun and enjoy the stunning Cornish coastline.

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Just 1km north of Porthilly Beach lies Rock Beach, a popular spot for families seeking a long stretch of sand for beach games, picnics and sunbathing. Visitors can easily spend a full day at this picturesque beach, just admiring the surroundings of this beautiful stretch of coastline.

On the other side of the Camel Estuary and continuing north along the coastal path between Padstow and Hawkers Cove, visitors will find St George's Cove, a secluded spot nestled between two cliffs. Offering a peaceful and picturesque setting for sunbathing and picnicking, it's an ideal location for a quiet family day out away from the crowds.

Porthilly Beach and Rock Beach lie next to each other and and St George's Cove is on the other side of the Camel Estuary, next to Padstow. It's still possible for visitors to explore them all in a single day trip with a trip across the estuary.

In summary, Porthilly Beach is a fantastic option for those seeking a peaceful and family-friendly day at the seaside. With several nearby beaches to explore, visitors can easily plan a full day of beach hopping and relaxation.

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Padstow Weather
North Cornwall
8:06 am, May 25, 2024
temperature icon 16°C
overcast clouds
Humidity 78 %
Pressure 1026 mb
Wind 4 mph
Wind Gust: 6 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 9:48 pm
Sunset: 7:57 am

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Polzeath Beach (5km north)

St George's Cove (4km north - via ferry)

Daymer Bay (3km north)

Rock Beach (1km north)

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