Cornwall Beach Guide

Polstreath Beach

Description:
Polstreath is a wide sand and pebble beach which is reached via the coast path. Parking, facilities and toilets are at Mevagissey.
Safety:
No details available. See Beach Safety Guide.
Access:
It takes approximately 30 minutes to walk from the Mevagissey car parks to Polstreath Beach. Final access to Polstreath Beach is via steep steps which are unsuitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs.
Dogs:
Dogs allowed all year at Polstreath.
Directions:
Mevagissey is 6 miles from St Austell. Approach St Austell on the A390 and at St Austell turn onto the Mevagissey Road the B3273. Follow the B3273 to Mevagissey and park at Mevagissey. Walk the coast path north to Polstreath Beach.
Post Code:
PL26 6SB.
Parking:
4 car parks at Mevagissey.
Toilets:
3 toilets at Mevagissey.
Facilities:
Shops & cafés at Mevagissey.
Activities:
None.
Nearby Alternative Beaches:
Gorran Haven (3 miles, sandy beach, dog friendly, disabled access)
Portmellon (1 mile, sandy cove)
Pentewan (2 miles, large sandy beach)
Porthpean (4 miles, sandy beach)
polstreath large map