Port Quin

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

A peaceful sheltered inlet on an outstanding stretch of unspoilt coast

Planning your visit

Upcoming events

Christmas scrub 'n spuds at Pentire Head, near Polzeath

Sat 07 Dec 2019
10:00-15:00
Spend a few hours on the coast at Carnweather Point helping National Trust rangers cut back gorse and blackthorn scrub to encourage wildlife at this valuable coastal habitat.
Port Quin

Places to stay

The exterior of Doyden Castle, Port Isaac, Cornwall

Holidays in Port Quin 

Port Quin is located just along the coast from Port Isaac and a stone's throw from the breathtaking Pentire headland. There is a variety of accommodation in the surrounding area. Choose from cosy cottages with wonderful sea views, comfortable apartments or the picturesque Doyden Castle.

Port Quin

Our work

Purple foxglove growing along the coastal path on the Rumps at Pentire, Cornwall Purple foxglove growing along the coastal path on the Rumps at Pentire, Cornwall

Pentire headland 

Pentire headland is the focus of a drive by the Trust to farm areas of land in a way that benefits wildlife; as well as encouraging and enabling more visitors to enjoy exceptionally beautiful outdoor spaces.

Port Quin

Get involved

Volunteers repairing a Cornish wall

Ranger taster days 

There are regular opportunities to spend a day with our ranger teams in North Cornwall. You'll be helping to play a part in caring for our remarkable coastline.