Things to do - Beaches

Take a long stroll through Penrose Estate and discover Looe Bar, a stunning single layer of shingle that separates the sea from lake of Looe Pool. A short drive will take you to the Lizard, where you’ll find sweeping white sandy beaches like Poldhu, and the striking National Trust owned Kynance Cove.

Kynance Cove

With its clear water and white sandy beach you could be forgiven for thinking you were abroad....

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Loe Bar

Loe Bar is a shingle bank around half a mile long separating Loe Pool, the largest freshwater lake...

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Porthleven Beach

Porthleven’s sandy beach is located to the side of the harbour wall. Parking and amenities are...

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Praa Sands

A sandy beach, stretching for almost a mile, Praa Sands is a popular choice with surfers and...

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Poldhu is a pretty cove owned by the National Trust. It has a sandy beach which is popular with...

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Kennack Sands

Kennack is a hugely popular family beach with a stream running through it. There is a car park, a...

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