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Seaton Beach

Looe, Cornwall

A large beach of gray sand set on a small estuary in a picturesque bay.

Beach Type



Beach shop



Nature and Wildlife

When the tide is out it is possible to walk to Looe.

Water Quality





Dogs allowed all year.

Tourist Information

Looe TIC. The Guildhall. Market St. 01503 262072


Nearest town: Looe
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3635, -4.38629
Postcode: PL11 3JN
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Situated 10 miles east of Looe and 12 miles west of Plymouth. Take the A387 and turn off at Hessenford. signposted Seaton.

Nearest Railway Stations

Looe (Approx. 3 miles away)
Sandplace (Approx. 4 miles away)
St Germans (Approx. 4 miles away)
Menheniot (Approx. 5 miles away)
Causeland (Approx. 5 miles away)

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


A small car park. Some parking available on the road.

Nearby Car Parks

Seaton Beach, Seaton (Long stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Seaton Bridge, Seaton (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Seaton Park, Seaton (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Seaton Bridge West, Seaton (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Broads Yard, Downderry (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
May Lane, East Looe (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Barbican Sports Field, Looe (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Riverbank, Looe (Short stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Fore Street, East Looe (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Looe Station, Looe (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Looe