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Fowey Estuary

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Address: Fowey, England
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Excellent rayed at cormorant hotel. Lovely and relaxing break with good food and views to die for. Total heaven

Reviewed 3 days ago
Banjo193
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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent rayed at cormorant hotel. Lovely and relaxing break with good food and views to die for. Total heaven

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Horam, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the harbour at Fowey we did a 45-minutes cruise on a small boat, going up river past the china clay dock and returning close to Polruan and the choppier water of the estuary. The price of the trip on a Friday afternoon was £7 each. This was the best part of our visit to Fowey. My wife toured the... More 

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Sheerness
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43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Impossible to park which is a shame as this is very pretty but watch out for the seagulls. Lots of little shops and the harbour is spectaculat

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Whitby, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A scenic and attractive estuary town which was quiet in early May, well worth a visit when in Cornwall.

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quaint village, lovely morning pottering around "nicnac " shops . Predominantly for tourists, you can get some lovely glass,jewelry etc,partake of a pasty and then enjoy a boat trip to a variety of places.

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Thank angela s
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48 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked around today and looked up at Toad Hall. Took me back to my youth ! A long time ago!!!! Then went and had a drink.

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Thank JeremyWi
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You could just sit here for hours watching activity in the estuary, plenty of choice for food etc nearby. You can park on the edge of fowey & walk/bus to & from the harbour

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Thank gypsy064
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't no what to expect but beautiful place, old place, climb a million steps. Ferry boat expensive.

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Thank Sharon B
Swindon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nowhere in Cornwall beats Fowey. We had a fantastic time here and the river was beautiful. Fantabbytastic.we even saw a seal here. Boats trips are awesome.

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Thank George G
London
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6 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing views all around the estuary. Boat trips around the coast are great and sea taxi to village opposite is well priced and convenient.

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