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Lovely views - not easy to get to beach

Nice big car park that has recently had the pot holes filled in - thank you. Shame that someone has... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
_shirley949jones
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Redruth, United Kingdom
Views are wonderful

Bassetts Cove; This is worth finding if you enjoy coastal walking and good views. However access... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
Jenners-2398
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Portreath, United Kingdom
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5 days ago
“Lovely views - not easy to get to beach”
6 Jan 2019
“Views are wonderful”
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice big car park that has recently had the pot holes filled in - thank you. Shame that someone has burnt out what looks like a camper van or caravan & the remains of it are scattered about one side of the car park. Besides...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank _shirley949jones
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Bassetts Cove; This is worth finding if you enjoy coastal walking and good views. However access to the beach is dangerous and not recommended. The entrance is via a small unmade road (very short drive) from the coast road. It is located on the right...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jenners-2398
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Found this as part of another walk. Spectacular views and the coastal walk also looks spectacular. This is part of a larger coastal walk which we didn't undertake but the path ways looked really good.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

lovely little cove on the north coast road. just before tehidy park entrance. heading away from portreath towards hells mouth the is a farm looking track with no sign aprox 50 yards befor the tehidy park entrance.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank marnemainia
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The turning down for the National Trust car park is opposite the north Tehidy Woods entrance, and has loads of (free!) parking. You can either clamber down the rocks to the left of the car park down to a hidden beach, or continue for a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank thecornishlife
Reviewed 18 January 2017

just plain walking. Re visit due to a beutiful if chilly day to visit this national Trust cove with free parking. We took the path to the right of the parking area and followed the path around the cliffs to Portreath,no Seals today but why...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank RoyL65
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Dog friendly all year,Nudist beach,Free Car park. A small rocky/sandy beach at the foot of a precarious and winding footpath, Basset’s Cove is a quiet niche hidden along one of the busier stretches of the Cornish coast. Named after the well known family that were...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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