Directions To St. Mawes By Road

  • At the termination of the M5 exit onto the A30 and follow signs to Cornwall. At this point you are approximately 1.5 hours and 90 miles from St. Mawes.

  • After approximately 45 minutes (50 miles), you will pass the Innis Downs Junction (for those of you that have visited Cornwall before, this is where the A30 used to revert to single carriage way). Continue on passed this junction on the A30 until the junction for Newquay, do not exit at this junction but prepare to take the next exit signed to Penhale and Fraddon (this slip road is short and you are descending down a long fairly steep hill).

  • Turn left at the next junction and after 500 yards take the second exit on a roundabout (after a jet garage) signed to Ladock. Follow this road for approximately 10 minutes. At the next T junction turn right towards Truro and then after approximately ½ mile turn left on to the A390 towards St. Austell and Probus (adjacent to a Mercedes garage).

  • After 2 miles take the right hand turning to Tregony A3078 and follow all signs to St. Mawes.You are now 20 minutes from St. Mawes. A local map is available to print off our website.

  • On entering St. Mawes you will pass The Idle Rocks Hotel on your left and immediately the Rising Sun Pub on your right. Follow the road round to your left. There are 4 shops on your right, one of them being the Pharmacy. Your apartment is located above this shop. You can drive your car up the short hill on your right just before the 4 shops. Your apartment is on your left having black wrought iron gates with seagulls as decoration and a spiral staircase. Your key will be in the pre-arranged location.

  • The parish car park “pay and display” some 50 metres away, is adjacent to the Rising Sun Pub. The weekly tariff is around £16 at the moment but will be subject to a modest increase soon. A ticket can be purchased from the meter with £1 coins.