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Beautiful

Love the solitude and views up here, the howling of the wind around the monument and the wind/rain... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2018
MysteryDiner2
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Truro, United Kingdom
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Goodest

As always good host and g99d food in a beautiful wild castle. We Are in top of the world looking... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
geriatric_gourmet
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Camborne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Love the solitude and views up here, the howling of the wind around the monument and the wind/rain carved rocks.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MysteryDiner2
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

As always good host and g99d food in a beautiful wild castle. We Are in top of the world looking down on beautiful Cornwall!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank geriatric_gourmet
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Carn brea is a great walk for people that love walking great views from the top if weather is clear but most days o k ,old castle on one end which is also a restaurant, if you look back in history you will find it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graham W
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great place for wonderful views especially on clear days as others have said. But what about the 'sliding rock' - about 100 yards down in front of the castle and a little over towards the monument is the sliding rock, a natural granite slide that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank celticchough
Reviewed August 26, 2018

If on an a bright and clear day make you your way to top of Carn Brea you are in for quite some view. From the summit you will be able to see Bodmin Moor, St Ages Head, Redruth, Camborne, Gwithian, St Ives and -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank H9860HTjohnc
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Built by the Bassett family centuries ago Carn Brea monument truly is a gift to Camborne. Catching the sunset in the summer is truly incredible and it’s a great place for kids to have fun climbing on the rocks. Only advice would be to make...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank joshbcorn
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Most certainly well worth the hike to the top to take full advantage of the most wonderful views. Beware of Adders in the long grass.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank E9781VNvictoriap
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Once you find your way up the Carn you cannot be anything but amazed but the view.....it is stunning....so peaceful and beautiful......then to look in all directions at different places is wonderful

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank WENDY R
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

It is notoriously difficult trying to find this outstanding structure and it took a while to locate Francis Bassett's monument as it is not signposted, although you can see it while travelling on the A30. But once you find it it is well worth the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Obtain a view of Redruth and surrounding areas by taking the walk around this area. Lovely walk to take the digs on - particularly if you are looking for an alter native to beach walks during the summer. Great resturant in the old castle as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mary E
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