Lower Penhallow Cottages

Holiday Cottages on the Roseland Peninsula


There are a good selection of beaches on the Roseland, secluded coves, long sandy beaches, good swimming and water sport beaches.

Carne and Pendower - Our nearest beaches and can be reached by footpath from the farm. Owned by the National Trust, both beaches are wide and sandy. At low tide it is possible to walk from one beach to the other. There are refreshments available in the hotel at Carne beach. Ideal bech for fishing. Car park available.

Porthcurnick, Rosevine near Portscatho - A beautiful sandy cove, National Trust owned, with many rock pools. Ideal for young children and water activities. Home of the Hidden Hut which offer an excellent range of refreshments all year round.

Tattams in Portscatho - An attractive fishing village beach which is mainly rocks, with sandy patches. The beach stretches all the way to Porthcurnick Beach to the north.

Tavern and Summers Beach in St Mawes - Two very good family beaches on either side of St Mawes harbour. Both are excellent for swimming and the southerly aspect makes them ideal for sunbathing. An excellent beach for taking part or viewing the fantastic selection of sailing boats.

Portholland - A small cove with rock pools.

Caerhays – Porthluney Beach. A privately owned, secluded family beach with an expanse of golden sand and a beach side café.

Great Molunan at St Anthony - Owned by the National Trust. This small golden sandy beach is reached by a path from the Headland.

Porthbeor - This National Trust owned golden sandy beach is reached by a steep path. Rocky areas are exposed at low water. Secluded and very quiet.

Porthlune Beach - Beautiful secluded cove reached by a steep and rocky pathway from Small car park across coastal farm land.

Towan - A long strip of sand excellent for exploring rock pools at low tide.