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

Upcoming events

Make hay whilst the sun shines

Sat 30 Sep 2017
10:00-15:00
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.

Marvel at moths

Fri 13 Oct 2017
18:15-21:15
Fascinated about moths? We're hosting an evening of moth hunting and discovery in our allotment at Pentireglaze, near New Polzeath.

Geology rocks at Pentire Head

Mon 23 Oct 2017
11:30-14:30
Come along to Pentire headland near to Polzeath and join local expert, Jane Anderson, who will guide us through the geological history of the area.

Half term ranger day - build a bird box at Polzeath

Wed 25 Oct 2017
10:00-15:00
Build a bird box and make a cosy home for our feathery friends. Either take it home for your garden or help put it up in some coastal woodland nearby.

Scrub 'n spuds at Pentire Head, near Polzeath

Sat 11 Nov 2017
10:00-15:00
Spend a day out in the fresh air and play a part in the National Trust's important conversation work. Help the local ranger team clear scrub and as a small thank you for your efforts, enjoy a complimentary jacket spud baked on the bonfire.

Christmas scrub 'n spuds at Pentire Head, near Polzeath

Sat 09 Dec 2017
10:00-15:00
Take a break from the Christmas shopping and play a part in the National Trust's important conversation work. Help the local ranger team clear scrub and as a small thank you for your efforts, enjoy a complimentary jacket spud baked on the bonfire.
Port Quin

Places to stay

Doyden Castle, Port Quin

Accommodation  

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

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.