Porthtowan

Porthtowan on the North coast is located between Portreath and St Agnes.

Porthtowan is another good beach resort that is not overly developed with its name coming from Porth (harbour) and Towan dune. It is one of the best surfing beaches that attracts the Surf crowd. Nearby are the remnants of Wheal Towan formerly one of the largest Copper mines in the area.

Hotels / Bed and Breakfasts in the area

St Agnes
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Beacon Country House Hotel
Mithian near St Agnes
Country House Hotel
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Rose in Vale Country House Hotel
St Agnes
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St Agnes Hotel
St Agnes
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Peterville Inn & Surf Lodge
St Agnes
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The Porthvean