Portloe Beach

Visit Portloe Beach

Pretty Portloe Beach is a charming tiny harbour beach on the Roseland peninsula in South Cornwall. Portloe often tops the list of prettiest Cornish villages and is a relaxing unspoilt holiday destination.

The beach is a narrow gap enclosed by towering rockface provides a sheltered cove for safe swimming or snorkelling around the rocks.

There is a slipway here to launch small boats dinghies and kayaks.

From here walkers can take the South Coast Path Nare Head.

This beach is …

  • Dog friendly
  • Off the beaten track

Have a great day out along the coast.

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South West Cornwall

Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting There

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

Map of Portloe 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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