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Poldhu Cove

A sandy sheltered beach with surf school on the west coast of the Lizard. A favourite amongst locals and visitors, surfers and wildlife watchers.

Poldhu Cove, Mullion, near Helston, Cornwall, TR12 7JB

Sculpture on beach at Poldhu Cove, Cornwall

Planning your visit

A visitor and their dog stand on the edge of the coast enjoying the view at Poldhu Cove, Cornwall

Visiting Poldhu Cove with your dog 

Discover the sandy beach of Poldhu Cove where dogs can enjoy the beach for ten months of the year and the nearby footpaths all year round.

A drone pilot flying a drone over the Cerne Abbas Giant in Dorset, with countryside visible in the background and blue skies above.

Flying drones at our places 

All aerial activity above our sites is prohibited unless specific permission is granted, according to an existing byelaw.

Two adults and two children set about picking litter as part of a volunteer beach clean on a sunny day at Marloes Sands, Pembrokshire

Friends of Poldhu beach cleans 

Get involved with a monthly beach clean with the Friends of Poldhu.

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