Sennen Cove, Cornwall

Sennen Cove is a traditional Cornish fishing community and the setting for one of Cornwall's finest beaches, surrounded by the spectacular scenery of Whitesand Bay. Sennen Cove is situated approximately one mile from Land's End on the South-Westerly tip of Cornwall's Penwith Peninsular.

Aerial view of Sennen Cove

Sennen Cove is home to a lifeboat station with a modern all-weather lifeboat that has regular display launches throughout the summer. There is a good range of amenities within the Cove with a mini-market shop, cafés, craft shops, a public house, a surf centre, an excellent fish and chip shop and an award-winning restaurant.

Sennen Cove harbour from the breakwater

Whitesand Bay Beach

Whitesand Bay beach is a one mile stretch of golden sand holding an EC Blue Flag Premier Beach Award. The beach is split between the larger Sennen Cove beach to the south and the secluded Gwynver beach to the North. For those who enjoy coastal footpaths there are many scenic walks and rambles to explore.

Whitesand Bay, Sennen Cove beach

Click photos for more views of Sennen Cove and surrounding landscape, and location for interactive maps with more photos of Sennen Cove and West Cornwall.

Please note that this website was previously the booking website for Flat 9, Sennen Heights. Flat 9 has since changed ownership and this site is now devoted to Sennen Cove and Cornwall's Penwith Peninsular.

For accommodation in and around Sennen Cove we recommend the Cornwall Far West Holiday Accommodation Website.

This Website was designed and constructed by Rob Leeson - comments

All photographs used on this site were taken by Peter Leeson or Rob Leeson,
except for the photos on the birds page which were taken by Martin Elliott.
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