Mawgan Porth

Mawgan Porth

Mawgan Porth beach offers sheltered, award-winning golden sands just under 6 miles from Newquay and is uncrowded even during the busy summer months. Perfect for Surf Lessons all year round.



Mawgan Porth is a straight, North-West facing beach situated in a picturesque cove with awe-inspiring cliffs providing the backdrop to your surf lesson. This hidden gem enjoys the same consistent Atlantic swell and perfect surfing conditions of better known North Cornwall beaches but without the summer crowds.


Mawgan Porth surf lessons are perfect for beginners and the sheltered cove makes for great surfing conditions whatever the weather. The beach is RNLI lifeguard patrolled and meets European Water Quality standards. The beach is just a few minutes drive from Newquay Airport and easily accessible from accommodation in Newquay and St. Austell.

All Cornish Wave surf lessons are with qualified instructors and include surfboard and wetsuit hire.

For further information about Surf Lessons at Fistral beach, please get in touch using our contact form, send us an email using or give us a call on 07771718125 / 01637 872031.