Polkerris Ward

Polkerris ward at the Royal Cornwall Hospital is a specialist children’s ward for children aged 0 to 11. We have 12 beds, including eight side rooms, as well as a day room with TVs, music, computer games, a Wii and other activities.

Visiting Polkerris Ward

Visiting Hours

We don’t have set visiting times, parents are welcome any time.

No flowers please.

Directions to Polkerris Ward

The Polkerris ward is on the fourth floor of the Tower Block at Royal Cornwall Hospital in Treliske, Truro.

From Tower Block entrance

As you enter the Tower Block, turn left and either take the stairs, which are past the cafe on your right, or continue past the cafe until the lifts are in front of you. Take the lift or the stairs to the fourth floor.

From Trelawney Main Entrance

If you enter from the main hospital entrance, go past the cafe (on your right) and WH Smiths (on your left). Head to the end of the corridor and go down the stairs or take the lift to the ground floor. Go left and this will bring you to the Lloyds Pharmacy shop (on your left). Continue past Lloyds, right to the end of the corridor and then turn right to enter the Tower Block. Just before the Tower Block reception, take the lift or the stairs to the fourth floor.

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