Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Porth

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Porth. Revered for its beaches, bars and restaurants, this city is both welcoming and trendy. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Porth

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Porth a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Newquay Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Great Western Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Oasis Fun Pools (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Pirate's Quest Newquay (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Treloy Golf Club (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Porth

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 18°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Porth

Porth is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Porth is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Porth Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Lusty Glaze Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Tolcarne Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Great Western Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Towan Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Watergate Bay (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Porth

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Porth?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,616 holiday lettings around Porth. From 536 houses to 635 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Porth? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Porth. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Polzeath Beach: 3,155 holiday lettings
  • Fistral Beach: 3,798 holiday lettings
  • Watergate Bay: 3,610 holiday lettings
  • Treyarnon Bay Beach: 3,242 holiday lettings
  • Bedruthan Steps: 3,292 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Porth listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Porth?

Yes, of course. offers 536 Houses in Porth. Our other popular types of Porth holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 635 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 635 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 291 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Porth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 111 holiday homes with pool available in Porth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.