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All reviews war memorial smeatons tower sir francis drake 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 lovely walk city centre lovely place
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This place is great for young and old. You can walk up to smeaton tower. The children can run,bike etc up near the tower and there is plenty of area to sit down. Lots of coffee shops around. The best place to get ice cream...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for a historical tour. A good historical lesson. Recommend to visit here when its not drizzling and cold. A good view of Drake Island and Plymouth Sound Breakwater.

Thank khairilar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just moved to Plymouth and had a wonder. The views are beautiful from here and can’t wait to see what it is like in the summer.

Thank ryanc939
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelled on the 25 bus from the Royal Parade that took us on a circular trip which included the Hoe.we were able to hop on and hop off the bus at various points. Although it was November we were able to stroll along the front...More

Thank EdwardS5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely family place for walking, there’s usually quite a lot that happens here Fireworks Fun fairs The war memorial is very lovely and there is also a little cafe buy the hoe

Thank kaylG8049XC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I woke up it every weekend with my friends but there is human faeces everywhere you look and dog poo it is a very bad for Plymouth Council not to clean up and when you go down for a walk on the promenade there is...More

Thank sammY1463CG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A well maintained park complete with Naval Command War Memorial and other notable statues and sensory garden. A number of catering establishments in the area and public toilets available. The Hoe is used for a variety of events including Rallys and Graduation ceremony for Plymouth...More

Thank Eleanor P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even on a wet and windy day you will always see people wandering around the Hoe, Always something to see and enjoy that oh so spectular veiws.

Thank blackorchid222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great place to go for family and friends. Nice views and good environment to enjoy. There are some cafes always nearby to have some food.

Thank Sadi4439
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Plymouth Hoe, is a lovely spot for a walk along the promenade overlooking beautiful Plymouth sound, there are a few cafe/restaurants along the sea front, a nice park for children(West Hoe pk) and a lovely Lido to use in the summer. You can walk down...More

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Simon R
3 August 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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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!
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