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Porthminster Beach, St Ives

4.8
Beach · Nature / Park
Porthminster Beach, crescent-shaped, sheltered, popular, and accessible by public transport, offers safe swimming, golden sand, and even palm trees. Look for the not-far-off Godrevy Lighthouse, grab a drink at the bar, and enjoy some quality people-watching. The calm blue-green water gives the beach a soothing, nearly tropical ambience. The Porthminster Beach cafe is widely renowned for high-quality seaside dining. Make Porthminster Beach a centerpiece of your St Ives vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our St Ives tour itinerary tool.
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  • Our hotel was right in between Porthminster Beach and the Harbour Beach, couldn't have been in a better position. Both really lovely beaches.  more »
  • On a beautifully sunny October day we had breakfast here as it was the only time we could get a booking. Service was friendly and social distancing maintained. We enjoyed our breakfast - nothing...  more »

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