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“Great location”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Porthminster Beach

Ranked #1 of 55 things to do in St Ives
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Owner description: A favorite place for a family outing, this lovely stretch of beach overlooks Godrevy Lighthouse in the distance.
North Yorkshire
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2013

This cafe is perfectly located on the beach. They serve very good food apart from slightly greasy fish & chips. The service is good but the food is expensive.

Visited June 2013
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
“Cornwall, not Cuba!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2013

Fantastic beach, perfect for families with its shallow waters. white sand, clear blue seas, protected from the atlantic waves by the harbour and numerous outcrops around St Ives.

Visited June 2013
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Telford, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Clean, powdery sand, beautiful views”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2013

Lovely big clean relaxing beach, lifeguards on duty, plenty of benches to sit down. Cafe at either end to get a snack/drink. Toilets and changing rooms near by. Close to the town. Sheltered from the wind. A favourite of ours.

Visited June 2013
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“good food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2013

Food good but a bit pricey for what it is. The location is great right on the beach but the tables and seating are very basic.

Visited June 2013
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wolverhampton
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“excellent meal excellent beaches”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2013

lovely beaches. places to eat. nice restaurant to eat. great fish dishes though these are expensive.

Visited June 2013
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