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All reviews war memorial sir francis drake smeatons tower drakes island open space sea front 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 yesterday

I was staying close by for work and came out for a walk after breakfast. It's a nice walk with good views across the water. Great to see a bit of local (and national history). I was here in October and it was nice enough...More

Thank 40forty
Reviewed 3 days ago

Plymouth Hoe is served by a runway long esplanade running East West and is backed by a very neat and colourful park and recreation area along which are monuments to the fallen of all our armed services. The hoe is reputed to be where Sir...More

Thank moorman783
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were here for our sons Graduation and took the opportunity to look around, it is well worth the visit, even though the weather was a tad unfriendly.

Thank debbie69_12
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a lovely place to take a leisurely walk, the views across Plymouth sound are amazing , walking past the Citadel with its massive walls, flowerbeds dying down as the weather turns colder, stop for a hot drink in the many restaurants/ cafes along the...More

Thank julierichards0n
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful views! We spent time sitting on a bench watching the world go by! Kept very clean and tidy! Theres always events going on which is good!

Thank JoY026
Reviewed 5 days ago

Whatever time of year it is there is lots of interest in the area ,the weather ,time of day ,tides and people ,,, The area for walking or / and driving to sightsee is superb ,the Hoe itself the Promenade,Smeatons Tower ,Drakes Island also several...More

Thank lindabaker21
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice place to go for a walk nice lighthouse some bars and restaurants nearby and a great view of the sea

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you visit Plymouth you must visit the Hoe, beautiful view and at night even better with that lights, you can see from everywhere. Really nice spot!

Thank ChilenoUK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the misfortune to have to stay in the Crowne Plaza Hotel a short walk from the Hoe, and spoke to a number of older couples who had attempted an evening stroll along what was once a lovely promenade with views over Plymouth Sound....More

Thank MountainsToClimb
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the Hoe! Great place, great views, people enjoying themselves, plenty of activity. Ice cream vans. What more could you ask for? Please can we have some picnic tables? Screw them to the floor! Not on the actual prom but the grass areas. Also...More

Thank 543grahaml
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Simon R
August 3, 2018|
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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
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February 5, 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!
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