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Beautiful holiday with the family to this part of the world. Can never get too much of Cornwall... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't go any where at the moment, so I look at places that I have been to in the past over the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“beautiful beach”(65 reviews)
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Porthcurno, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful holiday with the family to this part of the world. Can never get too much of Cornwall. It is a fabulous place.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PeterJ4832
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't go any where at the moment, so I look at places that I have been to in the past over the last 67 years that I might remember to see how much they have changed. I put February 2018 in the required field,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Marjorie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful Stunning Beach with Crystal Clear Water Porthcurno is a very magical beach, my all time favourite in the UK. It's situated approx 10 miles from Penzance in Cornwall. It's most popular with families in the summer months; June/July /August, so that's when it's a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Grow2Love
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful and magical creation of nature, I adore it whenever and whatever time of year I am fortunate enough to visit and enjoy this very very special place. I am selfish as I love to be there when it is empty however...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TimStaffordshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have loved this beautiful place for many years now. Visited here since the mid 80's. Lovely beach for families and couples too.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Crystal clear waters backed by golden sand. Please don't travel around the world in search of GREAT BEACHES when we have this gem in Cornwall.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank John C
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

It worths to travel far to come to this beach. It definitely is the nicest one in UK we have been to so far. But can imagine it must be very busy there in summer as it is not very big. We went in September...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 742ivanab
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Porthcurno has an outstanding stretch of coastline and beach. Sea is perfect to paddle or swimming in. Blue flag and coast guards.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful spot, simply stunning few hours spent there this summer- which has been completely marred by AS parking who run the parking outside the museum. We got fined £100 for driving around a car park trying to find a spot and even longer to get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Discover92175
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, clean (and empty in November!) sandy beach with turquoise waters. Walked the dog here. Pay and display parking 2 mins from the beach and a lookout hut.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Marjorie R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I can't help. All I remember were the beautiful country roads.
19 January 2019|
Response from Grow2Love | Reviewed this property |
The car park is fine if you are happy to pay a couple of £ for a couple of hrs. If you go late afternoon/early evening it's free after 6pm. You can also park at the Minack Theatre car park free of charge & enjoy the... More
18 January 2019|
Response from Chris K | Reviewed this property |
At the Minnack we parked in the lot just outside the theater for free and had no problem. At the beach below the theater we parcked in the clsest lot to the beach and paid the box and got a receipt and had no problem. Enjoy!