Polpeor Beach

Visit Polpeor Cove

Polpeor Cove is just to the right of Lizard Point and is overlooked by the old Lizard Lifeboat station. This small cove is mainland Britain’s most most southerly beach.

Swimming is not recommended here as the seas are rough and the are no lifeguards on duty.

It is a great walking beach and dogs are welcome all year around.

This beach is …

  • A Pebble Beach
  • Not Safe For Swimming

What to see and do

  • Go Fishing

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting To Polpeor Cove Beach

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 Polpeor Beach

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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