St Just cottages
The Cornish town of St Just is known for being the nearest town to Land’s End. Situated on the edge of the moorlands, it is within driving distance to the coast with its beautiful stretches of beach. Once an important mining centre, you will see now defunct engine houses dotted about the landscape. Just six miles from Land’s End, and under a mile from Cape Cornwall, you are perfectly placed for a holiday in this lovely county.
Why visit St Just?
If you like your holiday filled with mystery and intrigue, then this area is perfect for you! Tales of witches and demons abound in Kenidjack, a mile north of the town, and there are many prehistoric sites to visit as well as the old tin mines of the area, now made popular by the TV series Poldark.
Things to do in St Just:
The area is packed with interesting places to visit, such as Cape Cornwall, Land’s End and St Ives, as well as Pendeen Lighthouse, Tregeseal East stone circle, Men-an-Tol, the old Crown Mine at Botallack and The Brisons, an underwater reef. The town is also home to various galleries, shops and restaurants.
Why stay in a St Just cottage?
Our cottages in St Just are the perfect base for exploring all of the towns and villages of the West Cornwall Coast. Whether you are coming for a family holiday, a break with friends or want a last-minute escape, we are sure to have the perfect Cornwall cottage for you.
Three must-see things in St Just:
- Visit the lovely village of Morvah with its wild moorland and rugged cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
- History buffs will love the Geevor Tin Mining Museum and the engine houses at Botallack.
- Have a look at the Plen-au-Gwarry theatre which used to be used for miracle plays during the medieval era.