"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthallow Beach

Porthallow is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a remote pebble and shingle beach, approximately 150 metres wide, surrounded by hills. A stream flows onto the beach.

Beach type: Pebbles

Nearest town: Helston

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW797232

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Porthallow Beach

  • Glendurgan Garden (3m)
  • Trebah Gardens (3m)
  • Coverack Windsurfing Centre (3m)
  • The Camel Centre (3m)
  • Goonhilly Earth Station Experience (5m)
  • Trelowarren House (6m)
  • Pendennis Castle (6m)
  • Ocean Bowl Tenpin Bowling Centre (6m)
  • Ships and Castles Fun Pool (6m)
  • National Maritime Museum Cornwall (6m)

Tourist Information

Falmouth
Fal River Visitor Information Centre
11 Market Strand
Prince of Wales Pier
Cornwall
England
TR11 3DF

Phone 0905 3254 534
http://www.falmouth.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Sunday 16 December

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 67%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1003
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1007
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Porthallow Beach

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Tell us what you think about Porthallow Beach

An old fishing cove made up of grey pebbles and shale with a few patches of dark sand. There are hills on either side of the cove and a pub right next to the beach.

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