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Porthleven Town Information

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Porthleven - Photo © Rob Davies
Porthleven - Photo: Rob Davies CCL

  A former seaport nestling in Mount’s Bay, this atmospheric seaside resort boasts a shingle beach that stretches for a full two miles and an 18th century Harbour House.

One of its most unusual attractions is a large freshwater pool cut off from the ocean by a protective sand bar.