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Lower Barns Boutique Bed & Breakfast and Wedding Venue

AA rating
Guest Accommodation

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Rated from 3 to 5, and meeting all the criteria of black stars, Gold Stars are awarded to the best in Britain and Ireland within their particular banding.

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A luxury, boutique oasis tucked away in the Cornish countryside

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At a glance

Breakfast Award
Family rooms
Wheelchair accessible

Nestled in a corner of south Cornwall, close to the sea and within walking distance of the Lost Gardens of Heligan and the South West Coast Path, Lower Barns is a luxury boutique retreat, ideal for couples who crave a bit of romance. Warm colours throughout create a Mediterranean feel, and staff offer informal and genuine hospitality. Bedrooms have a host of extras. Breakfast is served around a large table or on the patio deck overlooking the garden, which has a hot tub.


  • Rooms: 6
  • Family rooms: 1
  • Ground-floor rooms: 1

Room rates

  • Short breaks available
  • Credit cards accepted

Opening times

  • Closed: Jan


  • Afternoon tea served
  • Dinner served
  • Last orders for evening meals: breakfast


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Freeview TV in rooms


  • Accessible bedrooms: 1


  • Children welcome
  • Cots provided
  • High chairs
  • Laundry facilities


  • Sauna
  • Secure cycle storage
  • Other leisure facilities: Hot tub Spa treatments Sauna in Nook suite


  • Holds a civil ceremony licence
  • Maximum number of guests: 20

Getting here

3.5m SW of St Austell. Off B3273 at x-rds signed Lost Gardens of Heligan, Lower Barn signed 1m on right

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St Austell
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