Cornwall ~ ' Visit'


St Michael's Mount

Marazion, Cornwall TR17 0HZ

"Tramper " All Terrain Mobility Scooter available at  no cost for use around the village area of St Michael's Mount. Pre-booking essential as demand for use is high. Telephone; 01736 710265

The Eden Project

Bodelva, Cornwall PL24 2SG

Accessible throughout.

6 powered chairs, book 1 month in advance to avoid disappointment (01726 811972)

Manual wheelchairs available.

Blue Badge Car Parks; Apple 1 & 2, Banana

Changing Places Toilet.

01726 811911

Tamar Lake

Upper Tamar Lake, Kilkhampton, Near Bude EX23 9SB

Accessible Paths & a 'Wheelyboat'

Siblyback Lake

Common Moor, Liskeard PL14 6ER

"Tramper" Mobility Scooter, 'Wheelyboat' and accessible paths.

Stithians Lake

Menherion, Redruth  TR16 6NW

'Wheelyboat' and accessible paths.

Whalesborough Farm & Bude Canal

Bude EX23 0JD

500 acres of beautiful countryside.  A "Tramper"  All Terrain Mobility Scooter can be hired to explore the Bude Canal Path and Whalesborough Farm Trails.  Due to the extensive area that can be explored only full day hire is available for £10.  Weir Coffee House is perfect for a cuppa!


Tin Coast (National Trust)

A cultural landscape of World Heritage Status, defined by Cornish mining along a 7 mile stretch of coast.

Botallack : Home to the iconic Crowns Engine Houses that cling to the cliffs, shows the incredible engineering feats of Cornish Miners

Levant : 1840 steam engine still in steam and historic buildings.

Two 'Tramper' all terrain mobility scooters to hire, operated under the Countryside Mobility Scheme.

Botallack ; To pre-book telephone 01736 786004

Levant Mine ; To pre-book telephone 01736 786156

Trelissick Country House & Garden

Feock, nr. Truro, Cornwall TR3 6QL

A lovely country house and garden set in an estate with stunning maritime views and lovely woodland walks.

Mobility scooter available, booking is essential.

Beaches with Sandchairs

Sandchairs are all terrain wheelchairs designed for use outdoors and have large inflatable wheels which allow them to wheel over the sand and pebbles easily. 

Click on the link below for a list of beaches in Cornwall with sandchairs for hire.

Summerleaze Beach

Nr Bude EX23 8HN

Level access with a flat viewing area and beach café.

Disabled access from the car park, accessible toilets and a sand chair to allow access on to the beach for visitors with limited mobility.

Accessible beach huts available for those with limited mobility, some are suitable for wheelchair users.

Newquay Zoo

Trenance Gardens, Newquay TR7 2NN

Electric scooters can be pre-booked by calling  'Toots' on 01637 859181

Reduced admission rates for disabled visitors & accompanying carer admitted free.

Mobius Disability Kite School

based at The Wateringhole Pub, Perranporth Beach (other locations are used)

Offers adventure sports to people with a wide range of disabilities using modified equipment.   Activities include power kiting, buggying and landboarding.


Lanhydrock Country House & Gardens (National Trust

Bodmin PL30 5AD

Two single seater personal mobility scooters available. Booking is essential.  Telephone 01208 265950

Lappa Valley Steam Railway

Benny Halt, St Newlyn East, Newquay, Cornwall TR8 5LX

We have two wheeelchairs available to borrow.  Maximum size of wheelchair to fit in a steam train carriage is 130cm high x 120cm long x 70cm wide.

Specially adapted (ramped) compartments for wheelchairs.

Trebah Sub Tropical Garden

Mawnan Smith, Nr. Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 5JZ

Half price entrance for disabled visitors and carers.

Two "Tramper" Mobility Scooters available. To book please call 01326 252200 (booking essential)

Mount Edgcumbe House

Cremyll, Plymouth PL10 1HZ

Tramper all-terrain mobility scooted available to hire; advanced booking is strongly advise. £2.50 an hour to hire.

Trengwainton Gardens

Madron, Nr. Penzance (National Trust)

Tramper all-terrain mobility scooter is available to hire through the Countryside Mobility Scheme. Pre-booking is essential by calling 01736 363148

Camel Trail, Cornwall

The Camel Trail runs from Padstow to Weford Bridge (17 miles)

The entire length is flat and suitable for a wheelchair user (small section on road shared with traffic.

Bike Smart in Wadebridge hire bikes which are adapted and suitable for disabled users.


Perranporth Beach

Motorised beach wheelchair. £3 an hour to hire. Please call Mobius Kite School on 01637 831 383 to book.

Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary

Trelissick Road, Hayle TR27 4HB

Two mobility scooters available to borrow which can be pre-booked by calling 01736 751023 after 10am.  Accessible toilets.

Bodmin & Wemford Steam Railway

Bodmin PL31 1AQ

Dogs welcome.  Bodmin General Station is the best place to start your journey. Information on accessibility at other stations is on the website. Facilities for wheelchair users (up to 4 can be accommodated) on most daytime trains. Advisable to call ahead to check availability.

Godolphin (National trust)

Godolphin Cross, Helston, Cornwall TR13 9RE

An ancient and atmospheric estate with a medieval garden and historic house.

'Tramper' all terrain mobility scooter available to explore the gardens and grounds as part of the Countryside Mobility Scheme.  To book please call 01736 761000

National Maritime Museum, Cornwall Trust

Discovery Quay
Built in 2002, this modern building has been designed with access in mind. There are 5 levels in the museum, all of which are accessible by lift or ramp. You should allow at least 1.5 hours for your visit. Large print and Braille guides are available free of charge from reception. A small number of wheelchairs are available for loan free of charge.
Our major new exhibition TITANIC STORIES examines the stories of the Titanic’s momentous sinking on 15 April 1912, re-appraising many of the myths, controversies and assumptions that still linger around one of the most well-known historic events of the 20th century.
Working in collaboration with private collectors from overseas and national museums in the UK, TITANIC STORIES presents rare and never-seen-before objects, as well as retelling the personal stories of many of the survivors, victims and descendants of the Titanic disaster, including those from Cornwall. Companions who are required to assist disabled visitors are admitted free of charge.

Glendurgan Garden (National Trust)

Mawnan Smith, near Falmouth, Cornwall,
An all-terrain Tramper (mobility scooter) is available to hire supplied by Countryside Mobility. For further details, contact the property on 01326 252020

Cornwall ~ 'Shop'


Wadebridge (Concern)

The John Betjamen Centre, Southern Way PL27 7BX

01208 812392

St Austell

Trinity Street, St Austell PL25 5LX

01726 70706


Moorfield Car Park, Calenick Street, Truro  TR1 2SF

01872 241813