Port Isaac

Visit Port Isaac

Charming Port Isaac is an historic fishing village in North Cornwall. Surrounded by a beautiful valley, and the wide open space of Bodmin Moor it’s the perfect place to enjoy a traditional Cornish weekend away!

The Village of Port Isaac is famous for being the location for a number of TV series and films including the Poldark and Doc Martin series, Nightmare Man and the Film, Saving Grace.

After a long day sightseeing, stop in at one of the many excellent seafood restaurants.

Stay at the stunning Old School Hotel Old School Hotel high on the cliff top overlooking the harbour and beach.

Down on the harbour front is The Slipway a 4 star hotel with a long history dating back to 1527.

This beach is dog friendly all year round.

This beach is …

  • The location of TV show Doc Martin
  • Dog friendly
  • Great for walks

What to see and do

  • Take a Doc Martin Tour
  • Buy some Port Isaac pottery
  • Great for long coastal walks

Discover more in the area

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Places to stay

  • Hotels
  • Self catering cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Header Photo by Greg Willson on Unsplash

Getting To Port Isaac

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Port Isaac

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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