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Cape Cornwall

Cape Cornwall Road, St Just, England
+44 1736 791543
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A let down by the National Trust

This is a beautiful location with stunning scenery, sadly let down by the National Trust. I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
King's Lynn, United Kingdom

Recommended (way better than Land's End!!). Nice scenario, surrounded by nature, good views (we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martina P
London, United Kingdom
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Cape Cornwall Road, St Just, England
+44 1736 791543
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a beautiful location with stunning scenery, sadly let down by the National Trust. I visited on a sunny Sunday in July around lunch time. There were no staff there, the toilets were locked and the refreshment kiosk closed. the car park itself was...More

Thank Lizaa217
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended (way better than Land's End!!). Nice scenario, surrounded by nature, good views (we were lucky to see even some seals!), and there's also an arsenic old mine, almost hidden between grass and bushes.

Thank Martina P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated between Pendeen and St Just in the far west of Cornwall is Cape Cornwall. It is reasonably easy to get to on foot and is on the South West Coast Path. However, nearby the is a National Trust car park followed by a steep...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to complete a circular walk to the Bottalic Mines from, and when you get back the cakes from the car park snack van are really yummy. There are also usually some interesting ice cream flavours. All served by a really...More

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A national trust car park with some very tasty pasties on sale. A steep climb to the Cape but wonderful views

Thank balgownie2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A winding steep road down to Cape Cornwall from St Just is not for the faint hearted driver but once there it's fantastic. For those with mobility issues it's not the perfect place but they'll get to admire the stunning views from the car park....More

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying a 2 minute walk away so we came to the cape most evenings and at points in the day as well. It really is rewarding climbing the hill as the peacefulness of environment there is lovely. The carpark does charge £3 and...More

Thank Clive M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with family on a beautiful sunny June afternoon. The coastline is stunning and very rugged and could sit for hours just enjoying the view and watching the huge waves crash against the rocks! National Trust car park, so free for members, but reasonably priced...More

Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Back to see Cornwall at its unmissable best. Nothing at all to do apart from admire the view but St Just centre a couple of minutes away.

Thank Malc W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The National Trust have turned around the previously grotty facilities. Super clean loos, baby changing table in the Ladies. The little snack bar is excellent, the Apple Cake + clotted cream was locally made and to die for! The car park has only a few...More

1  Thank Wendy N
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Frances P
31 March 2016|
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Response from 12TravelBug4 | Reviewed this property |
It depends, I guess, which part you walk, and the children. The area around Kenidjack castle (ruin) has a path that is slightly inland...but with ocean views....walking toward the ruined mines and Botallack.....right up to... More