Porthmeor beach is perfect for families. The beach sits in the town of St Ives and is backed by the Tate St Ives.
The beach has good sand at the top and then a slope at high water mark takes you to a large expanse of flat compact sand.
Surf school on the beach.
Porthmeor Beach in Cornwall has Blue Flag Status.
In the summer it can be very hard to park.
- Beach cafe and restaurant
- Seasonal lifeguards
Dogs not allowed May to September