Get away to the country 

Country camping with Sea views in an idyllic  setting on a family farm.

Nestled amongst picturesque Cornish countryside, near the Helford Peninsula, Penwarne Campsite provides the ideal location for your next escape from 21st century life. If you are looking for camping on the coast, our Cornish farm offers touring and tent camping with fantastic sea views.  Come and join us, to reconnect with nature and enjoy the rural views over Pendennis Castle and Falmouth Bay.

With over 8 beaches situated less than a ten minute drive away, you really will be spoilt for choice. Not only this, but some of Britain's most stunning coastal path lies in proximity, making the area popular with walkers wanting to explore & discover the local treasures that one may find washed up on one of our sandy golden beaches.

We are proud to be one of Cornwall's oldest campsites and are truly blessed to be located in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The land here has been worked by our family since 1886 and we have been welcoming campers since the 1920s!


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Enjoy the surrounds

Working Farm

Penwarne Barton is a working farm, we have cows, sheep, chickens, Pheasants and peafowl on the farm along with the working cats Bayley and Guinness.

we love animals and we know that your pets need a holiday too! Cornwall is a fantastic destination if you are planning on bringing the whole family.

There are countless dog-friendly walks through ancient woodlands and not to mention miles of golden beaches for your furry friend to stretch their legs.

Well-behaved dogs are welcome with no extra charges, but we do ask that everyone's pets are kept on a lead at all times as we are a working farm.

In the interest of children's health and out of consideration for our other campers, we also ask owners to clean up after their dogs.

Stunning views

Don't miss out on the chance to experience a range of watersports such as windsurfing, kayaking and paddle-boarding.  

All this can be experienced within a 10-minute drive from our campsite, as well as this you will find numerous art galleries, lots of shops and a variety of restaurants that cater for everyone in Falmouth's town centre.

Other popular Cornish attractions such as:

Kynance Cove, St Ives Tate Gallery, The Eden Project, Flambards Theme Park, Paradise Park, Lappa Valley Steam Railway, The Lizard Point & The Lost Gardens of Heligan

These fantastic attractions are all easily accessible from our central location in Cornwall and can be found just a 45-60 minute drive away.

Beautiful walks

Whether you prefer to venture out and explore the footpaths or spend a day relaxing with the family, we look forward to welcoming you to Penwarne campsite.

There are plenty of tourist attractions and points of interest which can be enjoyed all within close proximity from Penwarne Farm, these include:

Trebah Gardens, Pendennis Castle, The National Maritime Museum, Falmouth Fishing Trips, Glendurgan Garden, The Cornish Seal Sanctuary, The Flicka Donkey Foundation as well as Orca Sea Safaris.


Working Farm

Working farm with live stock


16 amp Hook ups avaiable


Childrens wooden play area - Children muct be supervised

Disabled facilities

Disabled washing facilities


Warm shower

Contact us


Penwarne Campsite

Penwarne Barton Farm

Mawnana Smith

TR11 5PH

United Kingdom