"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Portwrinkle Beach

Portwrinkle is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a remote sand and rock beach, approximately one kilometre wide, backed by cliffs. There are lots of rock pools to explore at low tide.

Beach type: Sand & Rock

Nearest town: Plymouth

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SX359537

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Portwrinkle Beach

  • Antony Woodland Gardens and Woodland Walk (4m)
  • Notter Bridge Riverside Inn (5m)
  • The Monkey Sanctuary (5m)
  • Mary Newman's Cottage (5m)
  • Mount Edgcumbe House and Park (6m)
  • Mount Wise Swimming Pool (6m)
  • Adrenalin Quarry (6m)
  • KartWorld (6m)
  • South East Cornwall Discovery Centre (7m)
  • Plymouth Pavilions Ice Rink (7m)

Tourist Information

Looe
Tourist Information Centre
The Guildhall
Fore Street
East Looe
Cornwall
England
PL13 1AA

Phone 01503 262 072
Email looetic@btconnect.com
http://www.visit-southeastcornwall.co.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 13 December

06:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1008
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
ESE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 74%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Located just the other side of the Tamar from Plymouth, this tranquil sandy and rocky rural beach is popular with surfers and has fantastic rock pools to explore.

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