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Plymouth Hoe - East Beach

Plymouth, City of Plymouth

A developed promenade with a narrow strip of shingle beach situated in the city of Plymouth.

Beach Type

Shingle and rocks

Facilities

Toilets
Shops and cafes also a swimming pool and diving boards

Activities

Swimming and local amusements

Nature and Wildlife

Explore historic Plymouth or stroll along the promenade.

Water Quality

Poor

Lifeguard

No

Tourist Information

Plymouth TIC. Island House. 9 The Barbican. Plymouth. Devon. PL1 2LS. TEL: 01752 304849 FAX: 01752 257955 http://www.plymouth.gov.uk/ [email protected]

Location

Nearest town: Plymouth
County: City of Plymouth
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3629, -4.14016
Postcode: PL1 2JU
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Signposted within Plymouth.

Public Transport

Train station in Plymouth. Bus routes 572 592. Walk from Royal Parade.

Nearest Railway Stations

Plymouth (About a mile away)
Devonport Dockyard (Approx. 2 miles away)
Devonport (Devon) (Approx. 2 miles away)
Keyham (Approx. 3 miles away)
St Budeaux Victoria Road (Approx. 3 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Nearby Car Parks

Elphinstone, Plymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Lambhay Hill, Plymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Pier Street, Plymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Exchange Street, Plymouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Theatre Royal, Plymouth (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Guildhall, Plymouth (Short stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Civic Centre, Plymouth (Short/Medium stay).
About 0.5 miles away
St. Andrew's Street/Whimple Street, Plymouth (Short stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Derrys Cross, Plymouth (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Bretonside, Plymouth (Short stay).
About 0.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Plymouth