Porthleven beach is a sandy beach and about half a mile from
the Camp Site.. This beach is safe for swimming and is very
convenient to the Site and the amenities in the village. Follow
the link to the Cornwall County Council web site on Porthleven
Beach. There is a dog ban at this beach from Easter day to
1st October, 7am-7pm. However, the beach area from the blue
buoy steps towards the Loe Bar is dog friendly all year around.
Left - shows the stretch of sand across Loe Bar with Porthleven
in the distance. Penrose Camp Site is about 15 minutes walk
away from this beach.
- Praa Sands Beach is 5 miles away from the Site. It is a
well known family beach with lifeguards - ideal for those
wishing to surf and families with children.