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Polstreath Beach

Cornwall, England

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Polstreath is on the south coast of Cornwall.

It is a remote sandy beach, approximately 330 metres wide, backed by cliffs and accessed by a coastal path.

Polstreath Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

Sand Shingle Rock

Weather and tides for Sunday 24 October

Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 29%
Min temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 11mph

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   14.6°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Polstreath 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 (0.4 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 (3.7 miles)

Places to eat near Polstreath 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: SX017453

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Mevagissey

Nearest postcode: PL26 6TH

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

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