Mawgan Porth

Mawgan Porth, Newquay, North Cornwall
Mawgan Porth, Newquay, North Cornwall
Mawgan Porth, Newquay, North Cornwall
Mawgan Porth c Jason Flint
Mawgan Porth beach, North Cornwall
Kingsurf Surf School, Mawgan Porth, North Cornwall
Sunset, Mawgan Porth c Laurence Berry, Visit Cornwall

Discover Mawgan Porth

Situated mid way between Padstow and Newquay on the rugged north Cornish coast, Mawgan Porth offers a beautiful west facing beach, stunning scenery, wondrous walks and superb surfing.
Reasons to visit Mawgan Porth

  • Beautiful west facing beach at the bottom of beautiful rugged cliffs
  • Surrounding landscape and coastline
  • Fantastic walks and cycling
  • Perfect spot for water sports
  • Year round dog friendly beach
  • Voted by The Times as one of their top 10 beaches
  • Plenty of rock pools and caves for fun family days out

Things to do

  • Enjoy a fun filled day on the beach with an abundance of activities to try, from rock pooling at low tide, exploring the caves, body boarding, learning to surf with a local surf school and of course having a go at building a sand castle
  • If you get a little peckish there is a pub, café, restaurant and fish and chip shop nearby
  • Explore Mawgan Porth by taking one of its spectacular coastal walks, including part of the superb South West Coast Path
  • For some hustle and bustle in the summer months head to Newquay; Cornwall’s surfing capital, less than 6 miles away
  • Get access to the beautiful Cornish countryside with a cycle on the famous Camel Trail from Padstow to Wadebridge, just 5 miles away
  • Play pitch and put or crazy golf
  • Other attractions nearby that will keep the family busy are The Classic Air Force, The Japanese Gardens, St Eval Kart Circuit, golf courses, bowling and the zoo.

Useful links in Mawgan Porth

Things to do in North Cornwall
Mawgan Porth holiday accommodation
Mawgan Porth hotels
Mawgan Porth B&Bs
Mawgan Porth camping
Mawgan Porth caravan sites
Mawgan Porth holiday parks
Mawgan Porth self catering
Mawgan Porth cottages 


13 Oct 2018 to 14 Oct 2018
North Coast > Mawgan Porth
Bedruthan Hotel’s Mid-Century & Vintage Fair is back with 50 stalls of fashion, home wares, furniture and lighting, antiques, collectables and vintage-inspired crafts and design – there is something for everyone!

24 Nov 2018 to 25 Nov 2018
North Coast > Mawgan Porth
Bedruthan Hotel’s is back featuring some of the most talented craftspeople from around the South West. Three levels of stalls including art, homewares, gifts, fashion, jewellery, food and drink – there really is something for everyone.
Bedruthan Hotel and Spa
Bedruthan Hotel and Spa
Father Christmas, Grotto, Cornwall, 2018, Bedruthan

1 Dec 2018 to 23 Dec 2018
North Coast > Mawgan Porth
Bedruthan’s Sugar and Spice Grotto is back with a magical journey like now other. It’s quite an adventure, so you’ll need lots of energy and magic…
The Bedruthan Hotel
nr Newquay
The Bedruthan Hotel

What's on

VC Budget


Dog friendly

Who is going

See Results