Torpoint Beach

Torpoint Beach near Plymouth, Cornwall

Torpoint is a relatively modern Cornish town on the Rame Peninsula. The city of Plymouth sits on the opposing, Devon, side of the River Tamar. Some stretches of Torpoint Beach are revealed at low tide, but the setting is not traditionally picturesque.


Beach at Torpoint, CornwallThe nearby beaches of Kingsand and Cawsand (6½ miles from Torpoint by road) provide more traditional beach settings. The National Trust property, Antony house and gardens, is nearby, as is Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park. From Torpoint, Plymouth can easily be accessed via car and passenger ferry.

Self catering accommodation is available nearby in Cawsand, Kingsand and Millbroook holiday cottages. Holiday cottages in Looe (16 miles) and Liskeard (17 miles) offer further self catering options.

The town of Torpoint offers most facilities, many more of which are to be found in the city of Plymouth.

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