Marine Conservation Society Good Beach Guide Recommended 2014 excellent water quality
A beautiful south east facing sandy cove, owned by the National Trust, Porthcurnick beach is just north of Portscatho on the beautiful Roseland peninsula. Many rockpools, ideal for children and water activities.
Access via a short walk from the car park. Other smaller beaches nearby are accessible at low tide, make sure you know the time of high water. Check out The Hidden Hut beach cafe for drinks, snacks and evening specials (featured on ITV Cornwall with Caroline Quentin).