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we went for our son's graduation and despite the weather the location is beautiful and the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chatteris, United Kingdom
Absolute must see for visitors

A fantastic view of the sound. Wonderful restaurants bars and hotels. Great place for bringing your... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
susan b
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

we went for our son's graduation and despite the weather the location is beautiful and the lighthouse is pretty stunning. Well worth a visit if you are in Plymouth.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic view of the sound. Wonderful restaurants bars and hotels. Great place for bringing your own picnic if you wish to as there are lots of areas to sit down and do so. You cannot come to Plymouth without coming here. Also has the...More

Thank susan b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly, because we live locally, we tend not realise how important this place is! OK, we wander about sometimes and look at whatever ships are moored at the Breakwater. Our youngest son swims the 'Breakwater Swim' each year (1st home this year (2018) so obviously...More

Thank Paddie50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plymouth Sound, of just The Sound as it is known locally, is steeped in history. It is the entrance to Plymouth Harbour, which for centuries has been the base for Britains navies. It has seen the sailing of the Mayfair with the Pilgrim Fathers heading...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You simply cannot beat the vista from Plymouth Hoe over the Sound. It's breathtakingly beautiful in all weathers and seasons. If you visit it's best to avoid the big event like MTV crash etc. There is disabled parking at one end of the promenade too....More

Thank John R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sound is a stretch of water between the Hoe and the breakwater. It is the entrance to Plymouth harbour and Naval base. Just to sit on the Hoe and look out across it and watch the boat is peaceful. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank ianrickard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing views of coast anytime of the year sit and relax and soak up the view of sea, boats, Drakes Island

1  Thank j0andphilip
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Sound is quite impressive, particularly when Naval ships and other boats are travelling by. One gets a good view of the ocean and a perspective of the harbor's size when viewing the Sound.

1  Thank treborz1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We walked all around Plymouth, ending up at the Hoe. It was nice to see where the game took place before sighting the armada, but it nothing special

1  Thank hughcr
Reviewed 15 September 2018

This was a amazing area. The views are fantastic. You get a good leg workout with all the walking but its worth it. Parking is a little scarce but that's really the only issue.

1  Thank von1941
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Response from Crystal D | Reviewed this property |
Lots of choices for far less.