"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Polperro Beach

Very small cove backed by beautiful little Cornish fishing village. Tiny ancient cottages appear almost to be tottering into the sea at high tide, and there's a smuggler's museum and a shell fronted house. Well worth a visit.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Looe

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SX210508

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Things to see and do near Polperro Beach

  • Polperro Model Village (0m)
  • South East Cornwall Discovery Centre (3m)
  • The Monkey Sanctuary (5m)
  • Fowey Aquarium (5m)
  • St Catherine's Castle (5m)
  • Porfell Wildlife Park (6m)
  • Porfell Animal Land (6m)
  • Paul Corin's Magnificent Music Machines (7m)
  • Adrenalin Quarry (8m)
  • KartWorld (8m)

Tourist Information

South East Cornwall Discovery Centre
Tourist Information Centre
Millpool
West Looe
Cornwall
England
PL13 2AF

Phone 0904 049 8229

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 23 November

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 995
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1003
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1006
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:46 GMT
High Tide
07:54 GMT
Low Tide
14:06 GMT
High Tide
20:12 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Very small cove backed by beautiful little Cornish fishing village. Tiny ancient cottages appear almost to be tottering into the sea at high tide, and there's a smuggler's museum and a shell fronted house. Well worth a visit.

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