Port Quin

Doyden Cottage at Doyden Point, Port Quin, overlooking Padstow Bay

A peaceful sheltered inlet on an outstanding stretch of unspoilt coast

Port Quin

Things to see and do

Planning your visit

Port Quin

What's on

Upcoming events

Bat night at Pentire

Wed 27 Jul 2016
Join the National Trust rangers for an evening all about bats.

Polzeath rock pool ramble

Mon 01 Aug 2016
Join National Trust rangers and Polzeath Marine Conservation Group volunteers to discover and learn about the amazing marine life found on the rocky shores of Polzeath.

Baby Lobster Release

Fri 05 Aug 2016
Polzeath Marine Conservation Group and the National Lobster Hatchery will be releasing baby lobsters to begin life in the ocean in the natural harbour of Port Gaverne; a safe haven, allowing our baby lobsters to safely reach adulthood.

Discover Rough Tor

Sun 14 Aug 2016
Interpret the landscape from a different perspective. Local archaeologist Pete Herring will guide us through a fascinating interpretation of one of Cornwall's most important archaeological sites.

Make hay whilst the sun shines

Sat 10 Sep 2016
Grab this volunteering opportunity by the scruff of the neck and literally help us to make some hay. To encourage biodiversity in our hay meadows, we cut and then rake off the hay in September.

Coastal challenge series 2016 - Pentire Head

Sat 24 Sep 2016
Whether you're a seasoned trail runner or someone who last saw their trainers down the back of the sofa, you're welcome to join us and make the most of the beautiful coastline in North Cornwall. We'll guide you on a 10k or 5k run.
Port Quin

Places to stay

Doyden Castle, Port Quin


Much of our accommodation around Polzeath and Port Quin is within beautiful listed buildings. Find out about our places to stay.