How to get here

By train

Penzance train station 10 miles from Porthleven

By road

Penrose Estate is 2 miles S-W of Helston on the B3304. Turn left at signpost to Loe Bar and left into car park. For Gunwalloe take the A3083 from Helston to the Lizard and turn right 1 mile past main RNAS Culdrose entrance.

Parking: Various free parking options around Penrose. National Trust pay and display car park at Gunwalloe beaches, free to members.

By foot

The South West Coast Path visits the property at Loe Bar, take the footpath on the west side of the bar (next to bar lodge) for walks through the parkland or on the east side of the bar for woodland and farmland walks. From Helston access through Degibna or Helston gate. Helston gate access suitable for pushchairs.

By bus

From Penzance train station, take First 2/2A or 7/8 Penzance-Falmouth via Porthleven

By cycle

From Porthleven take the coast road along to Penrose Hill, there are rides throughout the parkland and woodland, come into the office for a copy of our cycle guide.


By Tramper

As part of the countryside mobility scheme we offer tramper hire to make exploring easier and more accessible. Visit or come into the office at the stables for information about hire.

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