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Porthbeor Beach

Bohortha, Cornwall

A large southeast facing beach of sand and rocks near St. Anthony and Bohortha.

Beach Type

Sand and rocks




Coastal walks

Nature and Wildlife

On the South west coast path.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrctions.

Tourist Information

Truro TIC Municipal Buildings Tel: 01872 274555


Nearest town: Bohortha
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.1488, -4.99301
Postcode: TR2 5EY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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In summer a passenger ferry runs from St Mawes to St Anthony from where the beach is a short walk. Access by road is via the A3078 road towards St Mawes. In Trewithian. turn left towards and through Portscatho. Porthbeor beach is near Bohortha

Nearest Railway Stations

Falmouth Docks (Approx. 3 miles away)
Falmouth Town (Approx. 3 miles away)
Penmere (Approx. 4 miles away)
Penryn (Cornwall) (Approx. 5 miles away)
Perranwell (Approx. 7 miles away)

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


Limited parking

Nearby Car Parks

Porth Farm (Towan Beach), Portscatho (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
St. Anthony Head, Portscatho (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
The Square, St Mawes (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Percuil, Percuil (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Gerrans, Gerrans (Long stay).
About 2 miles away
Pendennis Point, Falmouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
St. Just Cross, St Just in Roseland (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
St Just Church, St Just in Roseland (Long stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Portscatho, Portscatho (Long stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Falmouth Docks Station, Falmouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Bohortha