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Porthpean Beach

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Description:Porthpean is a popular sandy beach with rock pools, very busy in late summer. Facilities are close to the beach

Safety:No details available. See Beach Safety Guide

Access:Access to Porthpean Beach is via a slipway

Dogs:Dogs are banned on Porthpean Beach from Easter Day to October 1

Directions:Porthpean is close to St Austell. Approach St Austell on the A390 from east or west and drive round the outskirts of St Austell. Between ASDA and the Mount Charles roundabout on the A390 turn onto Porthpean Road, this is signposted to Porthpean and Du Porth. Proceed on this road and take the second left (signposted to Porthpean Beach) which leads down to Porthpean Beach

Parking:1 small car park close to Porthpean beach

Toilets:Yes, by the beach

Facilities:Beach shop


Nearby Beaches: Portholland (10 miles), Porthluney Cove (9 miles), Hemmick Beach (8 miles),
Gorran Haven (7 miles), Pentewan Sands (3 miles), Du Porth (8 miles), Charlestown (2 miles),
Par Sands (5 miles)

Photos of Porthpean provided by West Country Views
For more photos of Porthpean, visit Porthpean Photos
on the West County Views website


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