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Porthallow Beach

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Description:Porthallow is a small fishing village on the east of the Lizard peninsula. There is a pebble and grey sand beach

Safety:No details available. See Beach Safety Guide

Access:At Porthallow the car park is on the beach

Dogs:Dogs allowed all year on Porthallow Beach

Directions:Porthallow is approximately 14 miles from Helston. Approach Helston on the A394 from the east or west. Alternatively drive to Redruth on the A30 and at Redruth take the B3297 to Helston. At Helston follow the A3083 to Lizard. About 2 miles after Helston, just after Culdrose Airfield, turn left onto the B3293 (signposted to St Keverne). Continue on the B3293 for about 8 to 9 miles until St Keverne. Drive through St Keverne and continue on this road for about a mile until Porthoustock. Drive through Porthoustock and continue on this road for a while and then at a junction, turn right (signposted to Porthallow). Continue on this road for about a mile to Porthallow

Parking:1 beach car park at Porthallow

Toilets:Yes, by the beach

Facilities:Pub, shop


Nearby Beaches: Poldhu Cove (12 miles), Kynance Cove (14 miles), Housel Bay (13 miles),
Kennack Sands (9 miles), Coverack (4 miles), Porthoustock (1 mile), Swanpool Beach (21 miles),
Gyllyngvase Beach (20 miles), Castle Beach (20 miles)

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