Carne and Pendower

View over to the beaches of Carne and Pendower

Important notice -

Carne and Pendower car parks are open. We have limited spaces, so if the car park is full please be patient and come back another time.

Two amazing sandy beaches on the Roseland peninsula

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Things to see and do

The beach near Gwendra Wartha, Roseland

Things to see and do around Carne and Pendower 

Hidden deep on the Roseland you will stumble across two beaches, side by side, offering days of fun and relaxation.

Nare Hear bunker near Veryan

Veryan bunkers 

There's hidden history down a hole on a remote headland in Cornwall.

Adults and two children taking an autumn walk amongst the trees

Which places are open and what you need to know before you visit 

More than 135 gardens and parks are now open through advance booking, as well as hundreds of coast and countryside places. A number of houses are also open in England and Northern Ireland. Read this article to find out what's open and what to expect from your visit.

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Places to stay

View over to the beaches of Carne and Pendower

Stay at Gwendra Wartha and Caragloose 

On the doorstep of the beaches of Carne and Pendower are a cluster of holiday cottages at Gwendra and Caragloose is not far away.

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Our work

Plastic debris washed up on the beach

Beach cleans and plastic in Cornwall 

We talk a lot about beach rubbish, beach plastics and ghost fishing gear here in Cornwall. Not really surprising as you are never far from the coast.


No overnight camping and parking 

No overnight camping or parking is allowed at the places we care for. More information on why we don’t permit visitors to stay overnight at our car parks can be found here.

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Eating and shopping

Bring some character to your garden with our range of garden decor, available on the online shop

Treat yourself 

Looking for the perfect gift or perhaps you're in need of some retail therapy? You can browse our full range via our online shop. Your purchases and support enable us to continue to care for the nature, beauty and history we all miss.

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Join or give

Sunflowers at Rhosili and South Gower Coast, Wales

We need your support 

Our natural world and places of historic beauty are at serious risk. Give today and together, we can help nature recover, bring people closer to it, and ensure our shared history continues to inspire us all. Thank you for your continued support.

Visitors in the garden at a National Trust place

Experience more with National Trust membership 

As we gradually and safely open more of the places we care for, there’ll be more opportunities to explore gardens and parklands near you. If you’re a member, you can access all these places free, together with most National Trust car parks. It’s so important for everyone to have fresh air, birdsong, big skies and open spaces to enjoy. Your membership will go towards looking after all of this for generations to come.