British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

This website will be moving soon! We have a new domain name, and a new design. The current site will close later this year, but in the meantime you can check out the new version at

Pollurian Cove Beach

Mullion, Cornwall

A large exposed beach set in a cove, surrounded by rocks and steep cliffs.

Beach Type



Local pubs
Restaurants and shops in nerby Mullion



Nature and Wildlife

On the South west coast path which leads to many neighbouring bays and beaches.

Water Quality





Dogs are banned.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

HELSTON TIC 79 Meneage Street. Helston Cornwall. TR13 8RB Tel: 01326 565431


Nearest town: Mullion
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.0221, -5.25604
Postcode: TR12 7EW
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Mullion, Cornwall at Explore Britain.


From Helston. take the A3083 south towards Lizard head. At penhale. turn off right following signs to Mullion. Access to Polurrian cove is a short walk involving steep steps.

Nearest Railway Stations

Penmere (Approx. 12 miles away)
Falmouth Town (Approx. 12 miles away)
Falmouth Docks (Approx. 13 miles away)

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


A short walk away.

Nearby Car Parks

Mullion Cove, Helston (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Poldhu Cove, Mullion (Long stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Gunwalloe Church Cove, Helston (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Predannack, Predannack (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Chyvarloe, Helston (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Kynance Cove, Helston (Unknown stay).
About 3.6 miles away
Poltesco, Helston (Unknown stay).
About 3.9 miles away
Cadgwith, Cadgwith (Unknown stay).
About 3.9 miles away
Kennack Sands, Helston (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Degibna, Porthleven (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Mullion