Porthminster is on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 1.1 kilometres wide, with a gentle slope making it easily accessible.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: St Ives
Local authority: Cornwall Council
OS Grid Reference: SW522401
Tourist Information Centre
Phone 0905 252 2250
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Forecast for Friday 20 October
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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.
Overlooking the Celtic Sea and St Ives Bay, Pedn-Olva Hotel offers elegant rooms with magnificent views. With an outdoor swimming pool and spacious terrace, there is also a popular restaurant. Details...
With boutique bedrooms and a stylish bar, Primrose Valley Hotel offers free parking and free Wi-Fi. Just metres from Porthminster Beach, the hotel has wonderful views across the Celtic Sea. Details...
Just metres from Porthminster Beach, Carlyon Guest House offers cooked breakfasts and impressive views of the Celtic Sea. The guest house has a traditional restaurant and free Wi-Fi. Details...
Offering a restaurant, The St Ives Bay Hotel is located in St Ives. Free WiFi access is available. There is also an electric kettle. Featuring a bath or shower, private bathroom also comes with a hairdryer. Details...
Nestled between the Harbour Beach and Porthminster Beach, Trevose Harbour House is in the heart of the bustling seaside town of St Ives. Details...
Overlooking Porthminster Beach with impressive views across St Ives Bay and Godrevy Lighthouse, The St Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa offers elegant rooms with free Wi-Fi. Guests can enjoy local seafood in the traditional restaurant. Details...
Rosewell Cottage is a stone, semi-detached cottage set in a peaceful location, under three miles from the heart of popular St Ives, Cornwall. There are two bedrooms, one double and one twin, along with a ground floor shower room, meaning there's comfortable accommodation for up to four people. Details...
Warveneth is a detached bungalow situated in the village of Angarrack, near Hayle and St Ives. The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms, consisting of one king-size double, one zip/link twin and a children's bunk, as well as a bathroom. Details...
This wonderful barn conversion is superbly located amidst the lush green fields of Cornwall's far west, just two miles from the delightful village of Reawla. With a spacious living room and adjoining conservatory as well as a large kitchen with dining table, the property also boasts a lovely garden with shared paddock where visitors can enjoy a summer barbecue. Details...
Set on a former farm amid lush countryside, this property is a superbly converted semi-detached barn, just three miles from Hayle and four miles from the stunning coastline. Details...
Two Threes is a comfortable, detached cottage set in the small village of Rosudgeon, Cornwall. With two bedrooms and a ground floor shower room, up to four people can stay. There's also a kitchen, a dining room, a siting room and a sun room. Details...
The Abbey is a quality semi-detached mansion situated in the harbour town of Penzance in Cornwall. This holiday home sleeps fourteen people in seven bedrooms set over the first and second floors, including three with en-suites. Details...