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Tintagel Beach

Tintagel, Cornwall

Tintagel is an historic town with a rugged coastline including Tintagel castle, situated on an island linked to shore by a wooden bridge. There is a small cove next to the island which is difficult to access.

Beach Type



Tintagel has shops
Gift shops
Pubs and toilets


There is much to explore in the area especially for those interested in history

Nature and Wildlife

On the South west coast path. tintagel is half a mile away from the town and nearby beaches such as Trebarwith strand are within walking distance.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Tintagel T.I.C. Tintagel Visitor Centre. Bossiney Road Car Park. Tintagel. Tel. (01840) 779084 Open All Year


Nearest town: Tintagel
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6665, -4.75831
Postcode: PL34 0DQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Tintagel, Cornwall at Explore Britain.


turn off th A39 at Camelford and follow signs for Tintagel.

Public Transport

Bus route 594


Several car parks available in Tintagel.

Nearby Car Parks

Tintagel Castle, Tintagel (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Glebe Cliff, Tintagel (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
King Arthurs, Tintagel (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Tintagel Visitors Centre, Tintagel (Long stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Jeffrey's Pit, Trebarwith (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Trebarwith Strand, Trebarwith (Long stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Cobweb, Boscastle (Long stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Church Of St Thomas, Camelford (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Camelford Clease, Camelford (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Port Isaac, Port Isaac (Long stay).
About 5.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Tintagel