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All reviews war memorial sir francis drake smeatons tower drakes island sea front open space spanish armada sunny day light house fantastic views watch the world eddystone lighthouse an ice cream steeped in history city centre lovely walk lovely place
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Reviewed 3 days ago

everybody and anybody can find things to do in plymouth from history to eating out all you need is here for you

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank garytomo61
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for a walk along here and it was a brilliant walk with shops and places to eat along the way, great place to visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank caspertabboo
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many sights and monuments to see on Plymouth Hoe, it really is the jewel in Plymouth's crown.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank William H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent three days in Plymouth last week and visited the "hoe" everyday with my two dogs. Each day I discovered some thing new and the views were just outstanding. Great place to sit and think, or talk to other dog walkers (who all picked up...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Colin C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plymouth Hoe is a stunning place dotted with cafes and bars. The view is just incredible, a very special place.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in the crowne plaza overlooking the Hoe.Lovely view over the bay. Bet its great place in the summer months. Last time here was in approx 1994 ish when Radio 1 had there road show on the Hoe Anyone remember if i got the year...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Martin5192
Reviewed 1 week ago

Full of history, with memorials commemorating past Wars and Events. Stunning views across the waters, and out to sea. Have spent many hours walking on the Hoe, very relaxing. Just watch for windy days! :-)

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning place, rich in so much history. Could spend all day just sat up there. We would have to if it hadn’t been so windy.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank U6944SQjamess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a wealth of history and stunning views then this is the place to visit in the south west. History links Drake and the Spanish Armada - where Sir Francis Drake sank the Spanish Armada of the coast of Plymouth; then there is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank YvonneAlanH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Full of history with so many memorials going back to Sir Francis Drake and of course the huge war memorial . The view out across the water across Plymouth sound out to the breakwater is stunning . A short but pleasant walk along the front...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from madimoomoo | Reviewed this property |
I would advise to stay away from the Hoe! They have fairground rides etc. You can view the fireworks from mountbatton, devils point or jennycliff. Wherever you choose to go, get there early, it gets very busy x
16 February 2018|
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6 February 2018|
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Response from jollyrobert | Reviewed this property |
What a lovely thing to do, and yes the Hoe is well lighted and very safe for cycling as there are various traffic calming measures preventing the lunatics from spoiling your time there. Enjoy!