Porthkidney Beach

Visit Porthkidney Beach

Porthkidney Beach is a hidden gem in west Cornwall. This beautiful north-facing sandy beach is a perfect spot to relax and unwind, and it remains fairly quiet even during the busiest times of the year.

Whether you’re looking for a peaceful place to sunbathe or a spot to enjoy a leisurely swim, Porthkidney Beach is ideal. Plan your visit to this stunning beach today and experience the beauty of Cornwall for yourself.

This beach is dog friendly all year, however dogs are to be kept on a leads in some areas.

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • Great For a Relaxing Day

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline
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Discover more in the area

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 Porthkidney Beach

Beach Location

Wharf Rd, Saint Ives TR26 3DU


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Hayle Station

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

Map of Porthkidney 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.

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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