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.

Loe Bar

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

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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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Kynance Cove

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

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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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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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Praa Sands

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

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