YHA Land's End - Cot Valley
Variety and adventure awaits you! From our peaceful spot in the Cot Valley explore sandy beaches and rugged coastline, ancient stones and World Heritage mining history. Surf the Atlantic, climb granite cliffs or relax in our garden with sea views.
We're just five miles north of Land's End, so a great place to relax after exploring west Cornwall's many attractions. The hostel is tucked away in the peaceful Cot Valley with fine views to the sea and a five minute walk to the South West Coast Path. Enjoy an evening meal, snack or a drink in our cafe / bar or garden. Camping is also available.
If you are planning on walking the South West Coast Path please note that YHA Land's End is located 1 mile south of Cape Cornwall and 5 miles north of Land's End. There is on-site car parking for ten cars. YHA Land's End is also easily accessible by public transport from Penzance.
Please note, we do not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England & Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast not included
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Parking
- Linen Included
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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By car or bike: IMPORTANT: The only road access to YHA Land's End is via Kelynack on the B3306. Turn off the B3306 at Kelynack and follow the road through the farmyard and past the sign 'Unsuitable for motors' - although narrow the road is tarmac and in good condition all the way to the hostel entrance. Follow this road without making any further turns until you reach the gate with 'Letcha Vean', YHA and Hostelling International signs. By foot: From St Just walk past the library away from the town centre along Market Street and turn left following Bosorne Terrace past a chapel and recreation ground. Turn right down narrow lane passing cottages and old well. Where the lane ends turn right down footpath following signs for YHA. If heading north on the coast path follow signs to YHA from south side of Porth Nanven or via Letcha Farm from Gribba Point. If heading south on the coast path follow the road upwards in the Cot Valley (opposite direction to coast path which follows the same road down the Cot Valley) and turn right onto the small track at Rosewell Cottage. Cross the stream and then follow YHA signs.
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South West Coast Path
Sennen Cove - beach and surfing
Geevor Mine and Levant Beam Engine
Porthcurno Telegraph Museum
Men-an-Tol and Lanyon Quoit
The Isles of Scilly