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Polnare Cove Beach

Helston, Cornwall

Polnare Cove is a remote rocky beach situated around the corner from the Nare Point headland. Only accessible by foot.

Water Quality

Not Tested




Nearest town: Helston
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.0828, -5.07558
Postcode: TR12 6ES
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Follow B3293 to St Keverne. and signs for Gillan and Nare Point.

Nearest Railway Stations

Penmere (Approx. 5 miles away)
Falmouth Town (Approx. 5 miles away)
Falmouth Docks (Approx. 5 miles away)
Penryn (Cornwall) (Approx. 6 miles away)
Perranwell (Approx. 10 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Nearby Car Parks

Bosveal Countryside, Bosveal (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Glendurgan Garden, Falmouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Trebah Garden, Falmouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Helford Village, Helford (Long stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Swanpool, Falmouth (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
Coverack, Coverack (Long stay).
About 4 miles away
Coverack Cove, Coverack (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
Gyllyngvase, Falmouth (Long stay).
About 4.3 miles away
Pendennis Point, Falmouth (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away
The Dell, Falmouth (Medium/Long stay).
About 4.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Helston