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Porthloo, Isles of Scilly

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Porthloo, Isles of Scilly

Porthloo (sometimes spelled Porthlow) is a hamlet on the island of St Mary's in the Isles of Scilly. It lies about half a mile north of Hugh Town and is a popular tourist spot with hotels, guest houses and restaurants. Porthloo Beach faces west - there are two tidal islets called Taylor's Island and Newford Island which are to the north and south of the beach respectively.
Administrative CountyIsles of Scilly
Traditional CountyIsles of Scilly
OS GridSV9011
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityIsles of Scilly
Fire and Rescue AuthorityIsles of Scilly
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01720

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