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Plymouth Hoe

Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2PA, England
+44 1752 304849
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Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2PA, England
+44 1752 304849
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

War memorials, good restaurants and great scenery. Not too far to walk from Plymouth town centre as parking can be limited in the summer especially.

Thank boka390
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Such a wonderful location, worthy of a visit and don't miss the poppy display there until November 2017

Thank 44,445
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brilliant place space for kids to run amazing outdoor pool tinside sadly done has closed overall nice place to relax places to go that do nice tea food cream tea good for tourist

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful views and so peaceful and such a happy place to be. It has eating places and is a cultural paradise. I love it here. I love the sea against the sky and the buzz of it. I love the seagulls flying above the land...More

Thank grandma648
Reviewed 4 days ago

Historically, where Sir Francis Drake had his famous game of bowls as the Armada advanced towards England! Now a lovely area to view The Sound, the harbour of Plymouth where both the Tamar and the Plym rivers flow into the sea. With the old Barbican...More

Thank hilarybeer
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hoe is so beautiful. Fort is well maintained and is occupied by individuals and businesses. Road around the Fort has parking pay and display places. On the top of the hill is war memorial and is fantastic place to view. Open space (park) is used...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The wheel has gone. It's a place for a walk, to take a cup of tea or coffee maybe a quick bite to eat.

1  Thank Paul N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always loads to see, even with the ever-changing weather. Currently the WW1 Poppies art installation is up by the War Memorial. Walked down around Rusty Anchor, along Grand Parade and down to the Barbican. Loads of places to eat in all different price ranges and...More

Thank Voltyvic
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On the day of our visit there were giant marquees being erected for an u coming university graduation day, this obviously changed what you would normally experience, that said since spent a good hour or so seeing the spectacular memorials and of course the magnificent...More

Thank ERIC B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We came to see the Poppy display and were not disapointed .The poppies were arranged in a wonderful arch tapering skyward ,true wonderful .

Thank Clive M
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12 September 2017|
Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can get a land train from by the bus stands,by the Plymouth Guildhall to the Hoe and back.also there are some parking spaces by the Holiday Inn in Armada Way
8 September 2017|
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Response from MichaelPhillips2014 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if this is meant for me. If it is not sure where the nelson bit came from as I didn't mention it in my review. If it's not meant for me please ignore.
1 July 2017|
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Response from sjcarter47 | Reviewed this property |
The Hoe doesn't tend to attract yobs, we are quite lucky living in Devon. Simon