Mawgan Porth

man on mawgan porth beachThis beautiful area of the country side holds a treasure trove of picturesque beaches perfect for those walks in the country side and spending quality time with your family that you dreamed for, and even better, your family dog is invited as well.

Mawgan Porth BeachThere is parking and toilets on the beach front with a shop for all those walking necessities and doggy treats. The white sandy beach is a brilliant place for you and mans best friend too play. Mawgan Porth is a wonderful place to visit and offers beautiful beaches and views. Award winning beach MCS recommended for the third year a row.

Children running on beach with dogThis beach at Mawgan Porth was reviewed by the Sunday Times "There are better-known and busier beaches in Cornwall, but few can match the raw beauty of Mawgan Porth beach , on the north coast near Newquay. Shielded on both sides by cliffs, it has acres of soft white sand, rock pools, caves and magical sunsets…". Click here to see the mawgan porth map

Places to Eat


Merry Moor Inn

Mawgan Porth

Woman eating tomatoThe Merry Moor has superb service and provides excellent choice of food and drink, with a wonderful atmosphere, this is the brilliant place to enjoy your day.

You may fancy being out side on a hot summers day having a drink and eating al fresco overlooking the beach or you could stay inside and enjoy their tastefully decorated interior. When you visit the Merry Moor it will be fondly remembered by all the family. Food is served throughout the day, from snacks and cream teas to a 3 course "blow-out".

The Riviera Café

Mawgan Porth

womans having coffee Placed on Mawgan Porth sea front and next to the River Menahyl, the café is open from breakfast through to afternoon tea. As well as a café it supports a pizzeria and fish and chip shop, ideal for eating on the golden sand just opposite.