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Nanjizal Beach

Sennen Cove, Cornwall

Nanjizel is a small cove of rock and sand, and lies slightly to the south of Lands End. It can be reached by a foot path from the South West Coast Path, and is very beautiful and secluded with spectacular seascape views.

Beach Type

Rock and sand

Water Quality

Not Tested




Nearest town: Sennen Cove
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.0531, -5.69206
Postcode: TR19 6JJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


Off B3315. about half a mile from Land's End.

Public Transport

Bus route 504

Nearest Railway Stations

Penzance (Approx. 9 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Lands End, Sennen (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Porthcurno, Penzance (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Cove Hill, Sennen (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Sennen Cove, Sennen (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
The Minack Theatre, Porthcurno (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Chapel Carn Brea, Penzance (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away
Cot Valley, St. Just (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Bollowall, St. Just (Unknown stay).
About 4.8 miles away
Lafrowda, St Just (Unknown stay).
About 4.9 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Sennen Cove