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St Agnes - Trevaunance Cove Beach

St Agnes, Cornwall

Trevaunance cove, near St Agnes, has a sandy beach, completely covered at high tide. It is enclosed on both sides by cliffs, rocks and an old harbour wall. Well favoured by survers, St Agnes is the home of environmental campaign group Surfers Against Sewage.

Beach Type



Beach shop


Popular with surfers

Nature and Wildlife

Local coastal walks. Beware of unstable cliffs.

Water Quality





Dogs are allowed all year.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

St Agnes TIC 20 Churchtown. St Agnes. 01872 554150. [email protected]


Nearest town: St Agnes
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3206, -5.19912
Postcode: TR5 0RU
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around St Agnes, Cornwall at Explore Britain.


When heading east or west on the A30. take the B3277 signposted St Agnes. Drive into St Agnes and take the Quay road down to Trevaunance cove.

Public Transport

Bus route 501 (summer only). Walk from Peterville.

Nearest Railway Stations

Redruth (Approx. 6 miles away)
Truro (Approx. 7 miles away)
Perranwell (Approx. 8 miles away)
Newquay (Approx. 8 miles away)
Camborne (Approx. 9 miles away)

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


Limited parking available

Nearby Car Parks

Quay Road, St Agnes (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Rocky Lane, St Agnes (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Trevellas, Trevellas (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Reppers Coombe, St Agnes (Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Trelawney, St Agnes (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
St. Agnes Head - east, St. Agnes (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Presingoll Barns, St Agnes (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
St. Agnes Head - main, St. Agnes (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
St.Agnes Head - White Rocks, St. Agnes (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Wheal Coates, St. Agnes (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Agnes