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Boscastle Beach

Boscastle, Cornwall

A small traditional cornish village with a beautiful natural harbour harbour.

Beach Type

Natural harbour


Toilets and a youth hostel can be found in the village



Nature and Wildlife

A good base for a coastal walk with a nearby viewpoint offering spectacular views of the cornish coastline.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Boscastle. Visitors Centre Cobweb Car park. 01840 250010


Nearest town: Boscastle
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6904, -4.70022
Postcode: PL35 0HA
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Forrabury and Minster, Cornwall at Explore Britain.


Follow signs for Boscastle off the A39.

Public Transport

Bus routes 594 595

Nearby Car Parks

Cobweb, Boscastle (Long stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Tintagel Visitors Centre, Tintagel (Long stay).
About 2.9 miles away
King Arthurs, Tintagel (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Tintagel Castle, Tintagel (Unknown stay).
About 3 miles away
Glebe Cliff, Tintagel (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Strangles Beach, Crackington Haven (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Trebarwith Strand, Trebarwith (Long stay).
About 4 miles away
Jeffrey's Pit, Trebarwith (Unknown stay).
About 4.1 miles away
Coombe Barton, Crackington Haven (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Church Of St Thomas, Camelford (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Boscastle