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Porthminster Beach

  • St Ives
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Beaches

Attraction Information

Porthminster Beach offers a Blue Flag awarded waters meeting a golden sandy beach, with dunes backs and palm tress adding to the tropical feel.

Safe for shallow swimming and popular with families, there is no lifeguard cover and dogs are only welcome in winter.

Immediate vicinity amenities include cafe, car park and golf course.

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Opening hours

Year round daylight access. No lifeguard cover. Dogs banned Easter through September.



Travel & Contact Information


, St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 2EB, England

Phone number

0905 252 2550



Click here to visit Porthminster Beach's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite and nearby.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Porthminster Beach has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Porthminster Beach has not told us about their dining options.

Yes, Porthminster Beach is wheelchair friendly.

No, Porthminster Beach have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Porthminster Beach has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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