By Car

Take the A30 to Truro and then take the A39 from Truro to Falmouth passing the Norway Inn at Perranarworthal. At the double roundabout (Treluswell) signed right to Redruth, left to Penryn/Falmouth, and straight ahead to Helston, take the Helston road.

At the next double roundabout take the exit on the second roundabout onto the dual carriageway to Falmouth. At the next roundabout near ASDA and B&Q take the right-hand exit to Mabe and Mawnan Smith. In the centre of Mabe take the left-hand turning to Mawnan. Follow the road past Argal Dam on your right to the cross-roads at the top of the hill. Go straight across towards Mawnan Smith for 2 miles until you see a small layby on the left, about a mile before the village.

There is a sign on the hedge saying Bosilliac Holiday Cottages. Drive in the gateway and you will see the entrance in front of you.


There is a trains station at Truro with a car hire service, a taxi service and a branch line to Falmouth, and Penryn.  There is an Airport at Newquay, with a hire car service.  Trains to Truro are available at Penmere Halt, 4 miles from Mawnan Smith.


Penwarne Road
Mawnan Smith
TR11 5EN

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  • Trebah Garden - 2 miles
  • Helford River - 2 miles
  • University of Cornwall - 4 miles
  • Falmouth - 5 miles
  • National Maritime Museum - 5 miles
  • Trelissick - 12 miles
  • Helston - 12 miles
  • Truro - 14 miles
  • Lizard - 18 miles
  • St Ives - 29 miles
  • Heligan - 29 miles
  • Eden Project - 29 miles
  • Lands End - 38 miles