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Portloe Beach

Truro, Cornwall

A small sheletered Fishing village with a small shingle beach at low-tide.

Beach Type



Restaurant and shop


No details

Nature and Wildlife

On the South-west coast path.

Water Quality

Not Tested




Dogs allowed.

Tourist Information

TRURO TIC Municipal Building. Boscawen Street. Truro. Cornwall. TR1 2NE Tel: +44 (0) 1872 274555 Web:


Nearest town: Truro
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.218, -4.89078
Postcode: TR2 5QY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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From Truro or StAustell. follow signs to St Mawes. Turn off the A3078 St Mawes Rd. signposted Portloe.

Nearest Railway Stations

Truro (Approx. 8 miles away)
Falmouth Docks (Approx. 8 miles away)
Falmouth Town (Approx. 9 miles away)
St Austell (Approx. 10 miles away)
Penmere (Approx. 10 miles away)

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


Limited parking available

Nearby Car Parks

Portloe, Portloe (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Nare Head, Veryan (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
East Portholland Cove, Portholland (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Carne Beach, Veryan (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Caerhays Beach, East Portholland (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Pendower Beach, Veryan (Long stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Pendower, Veryan (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Dodman Point, Penare (Unknown stay).
About 3.8 miles away
Portscatho, Portscatho (Long stay).
About 4.5 miles away
Lamledra, Gorran Haven (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Truro