Local Area Information


St Just is the nearest town to Land’s End and is situated approximately eight miles west of Penzance.

St Just Town amenities:

  • Local Deli
  • Sandwich Shop
  • Numerous cafes 
  • Chinese Takeaway
  • 4 pubs 
  • Fish and chip shop and restaurant 
  • Numerous galleries 
  • Hardware store 
  • Mini supermarket
  • Convenience store
  • Newsagents with Post Office 
  • x2 local Butchers
  • Local Bakers
  • Local Grocers
  • Free parking in the town centre
  • Library with internet access
  • Pharmacist 
  • Hairdressers

Tourist Attractions and local interest 

St Just town itself is an ancient settlement that has a strong mining history and there are several monuments and prehistoric antiquities to visit. In the centre of the town is Plain-an-Gwarry, a theatre used for miracle plays in medieval times, and in more recent times for the Lafrowda Festival. 

  • Geevor Tin Mining Museum (Pendeen)
  • Lands End Landmark Attraction (Lands End)
  • Levant Mine and Beam Engine (National Trust, Pendeen Penzance)
  • Men-an-Tol (Bronze Age heritage site, Penzance) 
  • Bosiliack Barrow (Historical landmark, Penzance)
  • Lanyon Quoit (Prehistoric Monument, Penzance)
  • Trewidden Gardens (Penzance)
  • Morrab Gardens (Penzance)
  • Trengwaiton Garden - National Trust (Penzance)
  • St Michaels Mount (Marazion)
  • Minack Theatre (Porth Kernow)
  • Jubilee Pool (Penzance) 

Beaches and Coves 

St Just is ideally located for visitors to explore the far west of Cornwall as it is situated on the edge of the moors and close to the beautiful north coast. There are so many beautiful isolated coves and beaches to explore. Below are some of the closest beaches and their distance from Bartinney Barns;

  • Cape Cornwall - 3.5 miles (16 min drive)
  • Priests Cove - 3.8 miles (16 min drive)
  • Cot Valley - 3.9miles (16 min drive)
  • Gwynver beach - 4.1 miles (13 min drive)
  • Nanquidno - 4.6 miles (15 min drive) 
  • Sennen - 5.1 miles (16 min drive)
  • Nanjizal -7.6 miles (28 min drive)
  • Penberth Cove - 7.8 miles (23 min drive)
  • Gurnards Head - 12 miles (30 min drive)

Local Events and festivals

  • Golowan/Mazey Day around 23rd June In Penzance)
  • Lawfrowda (end of July in St Just)

Emergency Care

West Cornwall Hospital is a 24-hour urgent care centre situated -- miles away




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