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Duporth Beach Beach

St Austell, Cornwall

This is a privately owned beach - the owners do not wish any details to be given.

Beach Type



Shops, cafes and toilets available at nearby Charlestown or the Duporth holiday village



Water Quality





All year dog ban.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended


Nearest town: St Austell
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3273, -4.76109
Postcode: PL26 6AQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Approach by foot from Charlestown along beach or through the Duporth holiday complex.

Nearest Railway Stations

St Austell (About a mile and a half away)
Par (Approx. 3 miles away)
Luxulyan (Approx. 4 miles away)
Bugle (Approx. 5 miles away)
Roche (Approx. 7 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking available at Charlestown

Nearby Car Parks

Charlestown Road, Charlestown (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Porthpean Beach, St Austell (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Clifden Road, St Austell (Long stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Polkyth - main, St Austell (Long stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Polkyth, St Austell (Long stay).
About 1.3 miles away
East Hill, St Austell (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
St Austell Station, St Austell (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Aylmer Square, St Austell (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
North Street, St Austell (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Priory, St Austell (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Austell