Find places to stay in and around Looe in East Cornwall. One of Cornwall's most popular destinations, the vast sweep of sand at Whitsand Bay is the to the east and the beautiful waterside town on Fowey to the west.
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Looe Bay, Cornwall


  • Located in Looe, Cornwall, South West England, England
  • Looe is a popular holiday resort on the East Cornwall coastline. The town sits on the edge of Looe Bay. Roughly speaking, the bay runs from Looe Island (or St George's) and Hannafore Point around to the Seaton and Downderry area where it connects with the mighty Whitsand Bay. Just west of Looe Island (or St George's) and Hannafore Point is Portnadler Bay. A little further west is the pretty Talland Bay
  • In addition to Looe, attractions in Looe Bay include a number of sand and rocky beaches, Looe Island (or St George's) and The Monkey Sanctuary. In our opinion, the best way to explore the bay is on foot via the South West Coast Path or on a boat
  • By James Penman

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Looe Pen Rocks to Chough Rock, Cornwall

Located in Looe, Cornwall, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

Whilst the strip of coastline between East Looe Beach and Plaidy Beach/Millendreath Beach isn't marked as a beach on the Ordnance Survey Explorer 107 'St Austell & Liskeard' map, *at low tide* it's a fine stretch of rock...

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Plaidy Beach, Cornwall

Located in Looe, Cornwall, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

Plaidy Beach is a small coarse sand and rock beach between East Looe Beach and Millendreath Beach on the East Cornwall coast. The easiest access is via the South West Coast Path. You can also walk in along the rocky shor...

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Looe Pier, Cornwall

Located in Looe, Cornwall, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

Visit for views and people watching. It's also fun to see boats coming in and out of the harbour. Looe Pier, or Banjo Pier as it's known locally, juts out into Looe Bay. The pier runs down the western edge of East Looe B...

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Idle Rocks
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Less than a mile away.

Total Bedrooms: 4; Maximum Occupants: 8; Rates: 529 - 1,289 Per Week

A modern south facing holiday home overlooking Looe bay. It has been finished to a high standard and fully equipped with the best of everything. It benefits from a garden, terrace and double garage....

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Portbyhan Hotel, Cornwall
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 45; Rates: 60 - 155 Per Night

This hotel is located in an unrivalled position, right on the waters edge in the beautiful coastal town of Looe, close to the A38 in Cornwall...

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The Old School House
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Less than a mile away.

Total Bedrooms: 3; Maximum Occupants: 6; Rates: 489 - 1,189 Per Week

The Old School House has been beautifully restored as a luxury 3 bedroom apartment which directly overlooks the harbour, providing one of the best holiday locations in Cornwall....

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