Description:Portscatho is an attractive fishing village with a beach which is mainly rock but with sandy patches. Portscatho beach stretches all the way to Porthcurnick Beach to the north.
Safety:No details available. See Beach Safety Guide.
Access:There is a sloping path from the car park to the village, which takes about 10 minutes to walk. Final access to the beach and harbour are via short slopes.
Dogs:No details available.
Directions:Portscatho is 13 miles from Truro and 16 miles from St Austell. Aproaching from the east or west on the A390 about 4 miles east of Truro turn onto the A3078 for St Mawes. Continue on the A3078 until Trewithian. At Trewithian turn left for Portscatho. Take the next left and there is a small car park just before Portscatho village.
Post Code:TR2 5HD.
Parking:One small car park, a 10 minute walk from Portscatho village.
Toilets:Yes, by the beach.