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Lamorna Cove Beach

Newlyn, Cornwall

A small rocky beach with a quay and sand is exposed at low tide.

Beach Type



There is a cafe and toilets


This is a year-round scuba diving site

Nature and Wildlife

the South West coast path offers some spectacular walks in this area.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No restrictions on dogs.

Tourist Information

PENZANCE TIC Station Road. Penzance Cornwall. TR18 2NF Tel: +44 (0) 1736 362207


Nearest town: Newlyn
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.0626, -5.56209
Postcode: TR19 6XJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


From Penzance Head for Newlyn on the B3315. go through Newlyn and follow the B3315 until a turning signposted Lamorna.

Public Transport

Bus route 504

Nearest Railway Stations

Penzance (Approx. 4 miles away)
St Erth (Approx. 9 miles away)
Lelant (Approx. 10 miles away)
Lelant Saltings (Approx. 10 miles away)
Carbis Bay (Approx. 11 miles away)

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


Limited parking by the beach and the quay.

Nearby Car Parks

North Cliff, Mousehole (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
The Parade, Mousehole (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
St Peters Hill, Newlyn (Long stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Duke Street, Newlyn (Short stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Wherrytown, Penzance (Long stay).
About 3.5 miles away
St Anthony's, Penzance (Long stay).
About 3.9 miles away
Alverton Road, Penzance (Unknown stay).
About 3.9 miles away
Greenmarket, Penzance (Short stay).
About 4 miles away
Penalverne, Penzance (Short stay).
About 4 miles away
Clarence Street, Penzance (Short stay).
About 4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Newlyn