Discover Chapel Porth Beach

All you need to know on this Cornish coastal gem

Posted on 23-05-24, updated on 05-07-24By: Claire S. | 2 minute read

Sunset at Chapel Porth Beach, Cornwall

Sunset at Chapel Porth Beach, Cornwall

Exploring Chapel Porth

Cornwall is home to many stunning beaches, but Chapel Porth Beach has a unique charm that sets it apart from the rest. Tucked away along the rugged coastline, this hidden gem offers visitors a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Its golden sands, crystal-clear waters, and dramatic cliffs make it a truly magical place to explore. Whether you're a seasoned traveller or a local looking for a new adventure, Chapel Porth Beach is a must-visit destination.

Nestled on the north coast of Cornwallt his beautiful sandy cove, framed by rugged cliffs, boasts clear blue waters perfect for swimming and surfing. Adding to its unique charm is the Towan Roath engine house—a historic mining structure that tells stories of days gone by.

Cornwall has an abundance of stunning coastline and beautiful beaches, take time to visit Porthgwarra Beach, Nanjizal Beach or even Pedn Vounder Beach. You won't be disappointed!

Chapel Porth

Vast expanses of beach at Chapel Porth

Planning your visit to Chapel Porth

Located on the north coast of Cornwall near the village of St. Agnes, the beach is approximately 4 miles west of the town of Truro. This charming spot provides essential amenities including a car park, public restrooms, and a lovely beach café where you can relax with some refreshments. During peak season, you'll also find lifeguards on duty to ensure everyone's safety. Whether you're an avid surfer or enjoy peaceful hikes along the stunning coastal paths, Chapel Porth truly has something special for everyone.

Dogs are allowed on the beach year-round but must be kept on a lead during the peak summer months. The beach is a popular destination for dog walkers and their furry companions.

If you're looking for more Cornish beaches to visit then why not read our handy guide on the Best Beaches in Cornwall. Wanting a hand-picked holiday home in Cornwall, then we've got you covered, from dog-friendly to family-friendly.

Chapel Porth amenities

Chapel Porth amenities

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