Poldhu Cove

Visit Poldhu Cove

Poldhu Cove on Cornwall’s Lizard Peninsula, (sometimes known as Black Pool Cove), is a sandy beach to the south and the Mullion Golf course. This lovely west facing beach is a great place to go if you want to learn to surf and there is the Poldhu Beach Cafe serving great food and drink.

Did you Know? You can visit the Poldhu Wireless Station (Marconi Monument), Cornwall where the the first signals were transmitted across the Atlantic Ocean

This beach has lifeguards on duty throughout the holiday season.

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • A Surfing Beach
  • Great For Families

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

Discover more in the area

Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Header Photo by Danilo D’Agostino on Unsplash

Getting To Poldhu Cove

Beach Location

South West England


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


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

Map of Poldhu Cove

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.

Overlooking the coast UK

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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