Lower Barns is deep in the Cornish countryside and off the beaten track but with the Lost Gardens Heligan a mile up the road, the Eden Project, beaches and shopping in Truro all within 20 minute’s drive.
With breathtaking coastal scenery, picturesque fishing villages and country footpaths, this area of Cornwall has superb gardens and fine dining, not to mention amazing beaches. Mevagissey and Pentewan beach are just one mile from Lower Barns. The Roseland peninsula is 20 minutes’ drive away and is virtually undiscovered for walks, golden sandy beaches.
Porthcurnick beach near Portscatho with its famous Hidden Hut is a ‘must do’ destination and Melinsey Mill at Veryan for a fabulous cream tea. St, Mawes is a picturesque seaside town where you can join Orca Sea Safaris for sea life cruises. Take the ferry across to Falmouth, wander round the castle or just sit in a waterside café and enjoy the view, For lots of information on local festivals and regattas check out www.falriver.co.uk or for overview of events to help plan your stay www.whatsoncornwall.co.uk