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Tregonhawke Beach. Whitsand Bay Beach

Plymouth, Cornwall

Tregonhawke is the main beach in this area and has a small cafe and toilets. Coarse sand with rocks. Access via a narrow steep cliff path. Whitsand Bay Surf Lifesaving Club operates from here.

Beach Type

Coarse Sand


Small cafe

Water Quality

Not Tested




Nearest town: Plymouth
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3403, -4.24174
Postcode: PL10 1JU
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Access via a steep narrow cliff path.

Nearest Railway Stations

Devonport Dockyard (Approx. 4 miles away)
Devonport (Devon) (Approx. 4 miles away)
Keyham (Approx. 4 miles away)
St Germans (Approx. 5 miles away)
St Budeaux Victoria Road (Approx. 5 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Freathy, Freathy (Long stay).
About 0.9 miles away
West Street, Millbrook (Long stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Tregantle, Tregantle (Long stay).
About 1.5 miles away
St Andrew's Place, Cawsand (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Cawsand, Cawsand (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Ramehead Lane, Plymouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Military Road, Rame (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Thanckes Park, Torpoint (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Mount Edgecumbe House, Cremyll (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Antony Road, Torpoint (Short stay).
About 3.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Plymouth