Gurland Farm

St Just, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 7NY

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Dogs
  • Peaceful stays
  • Working farm

Facilities on site ...

  • Battery charging
  • Shower (exclusive use)
  • TV reception: good
  • WC (exclusive use)
  • Working farm

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3 acres

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TR19 7NY
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Lat 50.097829 / Lon -5.68806
OS field ref:
SW363285
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When you get there it's worth it!

Gurland Farm
As stated in the previous review, the lane approaching this site is very tricky! We were in a campervan so it wasn't too bad but I would think it would be difficult in a large motorhome or long caravan. The owner could improve the track by filling in dips and improving the area just outside the site. Yes there are farm buildings near the site but it's a working farm so we didn't find these off putting at all. We had no issue with levelling our campervan. The view is amazing! I don't think you will find much better! The walk to the coast path is not straight forward but again, worth it. We didn't use the shower (there is an extra charge for this but I don't know what it was) and the toilet was kept clean and tidy. We did email 3 times to try and book with no reply so I suggest if you wish to book you phone instead.

CornishChicken

Reviewed on 12/06/2022 10:30

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Gurland Farm
The access to this site is appalling for any vehicle. On the way out it's even worse due to a very steep right hand turn onto a lane that made our wheels spin. Maybe in good weather, with no wind, the view makes it worthwhile but we were unable to stay. We like a basic CL but could not find sufficiently level ground to pitch up on and the almost abandoned-looking farm buildings that greeted us at the top of a deeply riveted and pot-holed track were not exactly welcoming. Neither was the clay pigeon shoot in the next field (we have a dog sensitive to bangs so this was the last thing we needed). I've never left a negative review before as I think CLs offer a wonderful service for an astonishingly low price but I'm surprised this site qualifies to be in the network and people really should take heed of the reviews that warn about the access - I wish we had.

DaveWB

Reviewed on 08/09/2021 20:23

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Stunning place very peaceful, loads of great places to walk, site has nice hot shower, & toilet maybe small but nice & clean.

Gurland Farm
Great site just what you want if you just want peace & quiet, clean shower lovely & hot. Nice clean toilet, great places to walk. Only 20min walk down to the dog beach. Hr walk into Sennen cove from camp, no dogs on 2nd beach from 10am till 6pm but ok after that, but you can walk over dunes to Sennen, great to sit on camp watching the surfing. Lovely places for the dogs to run. Overall flipping great, will be back next year,

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Reviewed on 09/08/2021 12:00

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Essential Cornwall

Gurland Farm
We stayed here for 4 nights as part of a tour of Cornwall and I think it probably encapsulates Cornwall. The views towards Sennen Cove and the ocean were amazing. You are constantly aware of the changing weather and the pounding of the surf. On a sunny day the sea was an amazing turquoise and you could watch the waves breaking on the rocks. And then there's the wind which blows almost constantly - the washing dried but I had to keep checking it was still pegged onto the line and not blowing across the field! There is access to the Coastal Path which is we walked to Land's end and to Cape Cornwall. The site is within walking distance of St. Just, probably my favourite town in Cornwall. This is a rugged landscape in every sense of the word and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay here.

mossypossy

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Reviewed on 14/05/2021 07:49

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Stunning views, no nonsense campsite

Gurland Farm
Stayed last week for a couple of nights, really large field, stunning views and no need to be close to anyone the field is that big. If you are looking for fantastic facilities it's not for you, the loo and shower are basic but very clean. If you are looking for somewhere to get away from it all, sit back and relax and enjoy the view then it's perfect. The lane IS narrow so not good for large vehicles or caravans but perfectly fine for our VW camper.

DoctorAndy

Motorhomer from Cumberland

Reviewed on 10/09/2020 15:33

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