Bessy’s Cove Beach

Dog-friendly beachParkingDesignated Area of Outstanding Natural BeautyOff the beaten track

Bessy’s Cove Beach is a small, south-facing cove which forms part of the larger Prussia Cove group, at the junction of Mounts Bay and the Lizard Peninsula. Bessy’s Cove Beach is a pretty rocky cove with some patches of sand revealed at low tides.


Bessy's Cove Beach

Self catering holiday accommodation near Bessy’s Cove is provided by holiday cottages in Prussia Cove and Praa Sands. Further self catering options are available in Helston (9 miles), Penzance (7½ miles) and St Ives (12½ miles) holiday cottages.

A small car park is situated around 5 minutes walk from the beach, where there are no other facilities. Access to the beach is via steps and a steep path. The picturesque South West Coast Path provides access on foot to nearby beaches such as Stackhouse Cove, Piskies Cove and Kenneggy Sands. Dogs are permitted all year.


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