Bossiney Cove Beach


On Cornwall’s untamed north coast, close to the settlement of Tintagel, is a hidden treasure called Bossiney Cove Beach. Bossiney Cove, well-known for its remote charm and breathtaking natural beauty, provides a peaceful diversion from the area’s busier tourist attractions.

With high cliffs and lush flora on either side, the beach offers a gorgeous combination of golden sand and stones. Only reachable during low tide, Bossiney Cove offers a broad, sandy area ideal for swimming, exploring, and sunbathing. The cove’s striking rocks give it a private feeling, and the crystal-clear, turquoise waters entice people to swim in them for a refreshing dip. The beach is made more appealing by the presence of natural rock formations and caves, such as the well-known Elephant Rock, which offers intriguing hiding places to explore.

The steep and occasionally slick slope to Bossiney Cove Beach contributes to the area’s reputation as a peaceful, less-visited destination. In addition to providing access to the cove from neighboring sites like Tintagel Castle and the charming village of Boscastle, the South West Coast Path is close by and offers stunning vistas. For those looking for a tranquil getaway amid Cornwall’s natural beauty, Bossiney Cove Beach is the ideal location because of its serene environment, breathtaking scenery, and adventurous opportunities.

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About Tintagel

World famous for its myth and legend. Tintagel is on the North Coast of Cornwall and is the location of Tintagel Castle, and the ancient water falls. This dramatic coastline and castle are linked with the legend of King Arthur. Tintagel town has some great places to eat, drink and stay.

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