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Mevagissey Beach

(Polstreath Beach)

Cornwall, England

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A small beach to the north of the popular harbour town.

With its twin harbours and narrow twisting streets, Mevagissey is the epitome of a traditional Cornish seaside town. Mevagissey beach, also known as Polstreath beach, is just outside the town and only accessible on foot.

Mevagissey Beach is on The Roseland Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Saturday 15 June

Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 35%
Min temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 13mph

The tide at Mevagissey Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 12:45 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 7:01 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   14.3°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Mevagissey Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Mevagissey Museum (0.3 miles)
Aquila Charters (0.3 miles)
Mevagissey Harbour (0.3 miles)
Harbour Tavern (0.3 miles)
Mevagissey Aquarium (0.4 miles)
Fowey to Mevagissey Ferry (0.4 miles)
Pentewan Valley Cycle Hire (1.2 miles)
The Lost Gardens of Heligan (1.3 miles)
Lobbs Farm Shop (1.6 miles)
Caerhays Castle (3.6 miles)

Places to eat near Mevagissey Beach

The Fountain Inn (220 yards)
The Cornish Bakery (200 yards)
The Fishermen's Chippy (190 yards)
Number Five Cafe & Res (250 yards)
Salamander Restaurant (250 yards)
Tea on the Quay (200 yards)
Roovrays Restaurant (250 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Tregiskey

Location type: Town

Nearest village: Mevagissey

OS Grid: SX017452

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Mevagissey

Nearest postcode: PL26 6TE

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Visitor information for Mevagissey Beach, Cornwall, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Sat, 15 Jun 2024 09:28:32 +0100