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

Polzeath rock pool ramble

Thu 12 Jul 2018
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.

Big Butterfly Count 2018

Tue 31 Jul 2018
We are supporting the 2018 Big Butterfly Count along the north Cornwall coast. 30 July at Trevose Head, 31 July at Pentire Head, Wednesday 1 August at Holywell Bay, Thursday 2 August at Cubert Common and Friday 3 August at Glebe Cliff (Tintagel).

Bat night at Pentire, nr Polzeath

Tue 31 Jul 2018
Join the National Trust rangers for an evening all about bats.

Polzeath butterfly walk

Sun 05 Aug 2018
This lovely walk tracks one of the National Trust's butterfly survey routes and is the final event of the Trust's week long support of the Big Butterfly Count 2018 in North Cornwall.

Lundy Bay bracken bash

Sat 18 Aug 2018
Please note new date for this event. Saturday 18 August.

Coastal challenge series 2018 - Polzeath

Fri 24 Aug 2018
Whether you're a seasoned trail runner or someone who last saw their trainers down the back of the sofa, you're welcome to come along and make the most of the beautiful coastline in North Cornwall.
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.

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.