Whether you’re a serious sports fisherman, competent angler, seaweed catcher or crab hunter there are a wealth of fishing spots and options to choose from.


Enjoy your freshly caught fish on a barbeque at your Cornish holiday cottages


Right in front of Vellandreath Valley you can try your luck beach casting for Bass or Mullet. To the South the breakwater at Sennen Cove serves up Pollack, mackerel and the odd conga eel. To the north hike to Arys point and enjoy the fruits of the open ocean.

Of course if you are in possession of a hardy sea kayak with the right kit (and can handle yourself in the open ocean), the possibilities are endless.

Boat trips are available from Penzance whether it's a family mackerel fishing trip or a deep-sea wreck expedition for the big stuff.

Just because the Atlantic Ocean is next door doesn’t mean you can’t go course fishing. There are plenty of perfect places you can settle down, cast a fly or wait a while to watch your float sink.

Whatever you choose, bring your catch back to your Cornish cottage in Vellandreath Valley and cook it up on your complimentary BBQ.

Bite Adventures run fishing trips out of Penzance Harbor in an offshore 32. They offer all sorts of trips and specialize in wreck, deep sea, shark and winter fishing.

Fish South West offers all kinds of possibilities for coarse fishing in the South West and is a great source for tackle and local knowledge.

Sennen and Gwenver Beach are great for rock pooling - see our family-friendly rock pooling guide.


Fishing in Cornwall

Sea Fishing Sennen, Cornwall

Sennen, Cornwall has been known for its excellent fishing for many years. More recently, Sennen only has a small fishing fleet as the main source of income in the area is tourism. Sea fishing in Sennen, Cornwall is a great opportunity to catch fish such as bass, pollack, conger and mackerel. Sennen is also a great place to go crabbing and lobster hunting.

Boat fishing trips can be booked in Sennen, Cornwall with many different types of boats to choose from. You can go on a family mackerel fishing trip or a solo kayak expedition.

Whether you’re a serious sports fisherman, competent angler, seaweed catcher or crab hunter there are a wealth of fishing spots and options to choose from in Sennen, Cornwall.

Beach Fishing / Beach Casting Sennen, Cornwall

Fishing from the beach in Sennen can be a great way to find many different fish species. The best time to go beach fishing is early in the morning or late in the evening when the tide is high.

Sennen Cove is a great place to go beach fishing as there is a breakwater which provides shelter from the waves. It's very easy to find a fishing spot on Sennen Cove beach.

Fishing in Cornwall

Fishing in Cornwall is a popular pastime, especially for those who love to catch sea bass, mackerel and trout. There are many great spots along the coastline where fishermen can cast their lines and hope for a bite. Some people prefer to fish from the shore, while others use boats to get closer to the fish. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced fisherman, there's sure to be a fishing spot in Cornwall that's perfect for you.

If you're new to fishing, it's a good idea to start by asking around at your local tackle shop or marina. They'll be able to give you some advice on the best spots to fish and what type of bait to use. You can also find plenty of information here about fishing in Cornwall. Once you've got your equipment, it's time to start exploring the coastline and see what you can catch.