Porth Beach is on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a rural sandy beach, approximately 230 metres wide, surrounded by cliffs with a stream flowing the across the beach to the sea.
Beach type: Sand and rocks
Nearest town: Newquay
Local authority: Cornwall Council
OS Grid Reference: SW829626
Tourist Information Centre
Phone 01637 854 020
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Forecast for Monday 24 April
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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.
One mile from Newquay centre, Porth Beachhouse offers stylish and modern self-catering accommodation on Porth Beach. Access to the outdoor, seasonal swimming pool, bar and restaurant at the Porth Veor Manor Hotel is possible, 200 yards away. Details...
Superbly situated on the north coast of Cornwall, AA 3-star Porth Veor Manor Hotel provides charming accommodation overlooking Porth beach, just 1 mile from Newquay. Details...
Porth Veor Villas and Apartments are located just 3 minutes’ walk from Porth Beach and a 5-minute drive from the centre of Newquay. Free Wi-Fi and private parking are on offer at this 4-star accommodation. Details...
Overlooking Newquay Bay, Porth Beach, and Porth Island, the Rolling Waves features a bar and a shared lounge with a TV. By Porth and Whipsiderry Beaches, it offers free Wi-Fi access is available in public areas. Details...
Overlooking the award-winning beach at Porth, The Windward provides easy access to sandy beaches, rock pools and water sports. It offers en suite rooms, free Wi-Fi and free parking. Many rooms have stunning views over the beach and the bay. Details...
Featuring a balcony with sea views, the quiet Porthview is a 5-minute walk from Porth Beach. Situated just 1 mile from Newquay, it offers free onsite parking and rooms with free WiFi. Details...
Beachcombers is a lovely holiday cottage, 1.2 miles from Newquay. With two ground floor bedrooms, a double and a family room, it sleeps five people. Also on the ground floor is a bathroom. On the first floor is the open plan living area, with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Details...
Mount Joy Chapel is situated near Newquay in Cornwall. The cottage sleeps seven people and has one super king-size double with a sitting area and an ensuite, one room with a single sofa bed, one ground floor double and one ground floor twin. Details...
Honeycrock is a stone-built cottage converted from a traditional stone barn near Crantock, close to Newquay. The Crantock cottage can sleep five people in two bedrooms. Details...
Trevena is a ground floor, traditional stone-built barn conversion cottage just outside Crantock, near Newquay. The cottage has two bedrooms, a shower room and a separate basin and WC and can sleep up to four people. Details...
The Shack is a delightful, single storey holiday cottage in Mawgan Porth near Newquay, and enjoys great views. With three bedrooms, a double, a single and a twin, as well as a family bathroom, this cottage sleeps five people. Details...
The Station Flat is a quirky holiday flat, situated above the ticket office at Benny Halt alongside the Lappa Valley Steam Railway, just outside the village of St Newlyn East, near Newquay in Cornwall and can sleep four people. Details...