Porthilly Cove Beach



Porthilly Cove beach at Rock is a mile long sandy beach with dunes located across the Camel estuary from Padstow. A foot passenger ferries visitors between Padstow and Rock daily, a water taxi can take people after dusk.

A sheltered beach means it is very popular for water sports including fishing, canoeing, windsurfing, water skiing and rowing. Rock is best known for sailing.

Facilities include toilets, car park, shop, cafe, but you also have all the facilities within Rock itself.

Porthilly Cove Beach has dog restrictions. Porthilly Cove has dog restrictions between Easter to October.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 14 beaches around Padstow, 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

Beach Water Quality

No water quality measurement available for Porthilly Cove Beach.


Porthilly Cove Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Padstow, Cornwall

Expect a temp in the range 9.8℃ to 10.3℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Jan 30
Expect a temp in the range 3.8℃ to 6.5℃ with wind speed 2.4 m/sec (N)
Monday, Jan 31
Expect a temp in the range 7.7℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 9.5 m/sec (NW)
Tuesday, Feb 01
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9.4℃ with wind speed 7.7 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, Feb 02
Expect a temp in the range 9.6℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (WNW)
Thursday, Feb 03
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 04
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (SW)

Padstow weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Porthilly Cove Beach tide times.

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