Bedruthan Steps

Visit Bedruthan Steps

A rugged sandy beach with rocky outcrops just eight miles from Newquay, Bedruthan Steps, is reached down the steep steps down to the beach that give it its’ name. At low tide sand is exposed, but it is too dangerous to swim and this beach. It is not suitable for wheel chairs or push chairs.

There is a National Trust Cafe and carpark at the top of the cliffs for sightseers and those walking the South West Coast Path.

Did you know? Bedruthan Steps been granted “Dark Sky” status by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)

The sky at night on this part of the coast is spectacular and a popular star gazing spot. There are campsites in Magwan Porth about a half an hour walk away along the coast.

This beach is dog friendly all year round.

This beach is …

  • Surfing spot
  • Great for walkers

Have a great day out along the coast.

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Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

LOCATION: Bedruthan Steps Saint Eval PL27 7UW
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