St Austell Community Hospital

Telephone: 01726 291100
Address: Porthpean Road, St. Austell, Cornwall, PL26 6AD

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 20 ratings for this hospital


St Austell Hosp


Tel:01726 873000
Porthpean Road, St. Austell, Cornwall, PL26 6AA


Minor Injuries Unit

Open every day between 8am and 10pm.

St Austell’s MIU has been extended to enable people with minor illness to be seen - click here for details.

The X-Ray department is open Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.

We also provide emergency hormonal contraception.



  • Free parking
  • Disabled parking and access
  • Teas, coffees and confectionery items on sale


Inpatient Information

There are limited shop facilities on site.

Inpatients are advised to bring: 

  •          Toiletries
  •          Change of clothes and foot wear
  •          Medicines and books/magazines.

We recommend that patients do not bring in more than £10 in cash.

Visiting Hours

2pm and 4pm in the afternoon and 6pm to 8pm in the evening, with protected mealtimes between 5pm and 6pm.



A range of outpatient clinics are also held on site. Appointment letters state any requirements but please call if you have any queries.

Contact details, map and directions

St Austell Community Hospital

Tel: 01726 291100

Address: Porthpean Road, St. Austell, Cornwall, PL26 6AD


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Latest reviews of this hospital


Totally disgusted attended a&e asked to sit and wait hour later still not seen to not even asked for name and address or reason for a...

25 September 2014

Birth Centre review

I gave birth to my son 3 weeks ago at the birth centre. I cannot praise the staff and facilities enough, The whole experience from admiss...

24 May 2014

Disappointed with lack of dental treatment.

I had an emergency dental appointment at the hospital at which i was diagnosed with a dental abscess. The nhs direct website recommen...

22 May 2014


The lack of friendliness and hygiene in this department is really hard to believe when I have used and seen others areas of this hospital...

2 May 2014

MIU staff are amazing - thank you!!

My daughter (9months old) had an eye infection. I rang Polkyth Surgery, and waited 2.5 hours for a call back just to say that there was a...

2 May 2014

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Last updated on 09 December 2014.

Information supplied by Peninsula Community Health C.I.C