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Stunning beach and surrounding coast

Stunning beach and surrounding coastal walks, dog friendly all year round. Amazing poppy fields on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jayne G
Beautiful beach - off the beaten track but worth it.

A lovely beach, no life guard but good for surfing and swimming - just be aware if you have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“polly joke”(11 reviews)
“car park”(26 reviews)
Crantock, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning beach and surrounding coastal walks, dog friendly all year round. Amazing poppy fields on the approach at their best in June.

Thank Jayne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and quiet but no facilities, need to go prepared or face a walk to get your food and drink, also no toilets nearby

Thank aladip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely beach, no life guard but good for surfing and swimming - just be aware if you have children. Good for walking, fantastic views - highly recommend.

Thank ljt543
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Lovely walk in the sunshine beside meadows of poppies & wild flowers to Porth Joke. Low tide - plenty of space for families to enjoy the beautiful sandy beach & for well-behaved children & dogs & to play. My first sea swim this year was...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Really enjoyed the walk,the views and the scenery around this nice quiet beach.Wonderful to see the field full of poppies

1  Thank Diane B
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Many travellers miss West Pentire, Crantock, and Porth Joke Beach. They are hidden gems, well worth going out of your way for. The beach is a bit of a walk to reach from a choice of car parks, and there is a lot of dog...More

3  Thank Freddyminster
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The last time I was here was 1974. It is still as beautiful as it was. Completely stunning and quiet. Well worth a visit

Thank Susie Y
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

The walk from the car park through the poppy fields and down to the beach, gives the family the feeling that they are discovering something special and they are ... A real hidden treasure. Not too busy, decent body bording surf and a complete sun...More

2  Thank Jo-Anne A
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

A Lovely undisturbed beautiful beach good if you have dogs and children able to walk as its a trek down to the beach

Thank Despot100
Reviewed 15 May 2018

A pleasant walk across West Pentire Head leads you down to this very pleasant, dog friendly beach. Beautiful scenery around.

Thank DevonianPlymouth_UK
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Kristina L
2 July 2018|
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Response from Despot100 | Reviewed this property |
Me and the family have been there several times. We parked up in a little car park to the left of the Bowgie inn, its more of a field but there’s usually plenty of space. Walking back out of the carpar turn left which turns... More
23 August 2017|
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Response from matski295 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, dogs love it and the beach is unspoilt.
30 May 2017|
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Response from nufbaby | Reviewed this property |
its £2 per day via an honesty box