Portscatho Harbour
Portscatho Harbour


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Portscatho is a charming unspoilt fishing village with a picturesque harbour and fine views across Gerrans Bay

A fine sandy beach and rock pools to explore make this an ideal family holiday destination.

Viewers of the television series, 'The Camomile Lawn, will notice that Portscatho will be familiar to them, as it was used as the location for filming the series.

The name translated from the ancient Cornish language is believed to mean 'harbour or bay of boats'.

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The village has a good range of local facilities and accommodation.

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