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Lyle Hill

156 Lyle Road, Greenock PA16 7AP, Scotland
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best viewpoint in greenock

great place to go and watch the world go by. great place for sunsets and good for doing timelapses... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
The most beautiful view in the world

This is only a short distance from my house and it is the most beautiful view in the world. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Greenock, United Kingdom
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156 Lyle Road, Greenock PA16 7AP, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great place to go and watch the world go by. great place for sunsets and good for doing timelapses. :)

Thank l111nyg
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is only a short distance from my house and it is the most beautiful view in the world. I would hope that when coming off a cruise ship that the passengers take a taxi to this viewpoint. We certainly take all our visitors to...More

1  Thank 242MaryP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Positives: Easy to find Great views of the Clyde river Adequate free parking Negatives: Loads of rubbish

Thank bettyboop20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gives you really good views of Greenock and gourock and the Clyde, good to sit in the car at or to walk at, and the monument is a nice read aswell.

Thank StevenMcC96
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning spot with views that take your breath away and shows Inverclyde at its very best.. Could sit for hours on a good day. Pleased to see it was litter free and well looked after.

Thank Sheralee D
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Perfect in great weather for a fab view. Great for fireworks night. Historic with lovely views. Great place for tourists to get a view of thw surrounding area.

Thank Jacqueline M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We had some time to spare and drove up to Lyle Hill on a cold wet day this week. I felt sorry for the Cruise Ship Visitors trying to take photos in the rain and wind. It has spectacular views and plenty parking. Being from...More

Thank Rennie C
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

For the best views of Gourock the River Clyde and the hills beyond this place is a must for all visitors to the Inverclyde area,easy access by bus alighting at the far end of Grieve Road with short 5 minutes walk to thee most spectacular...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

a wonderful tourist vocal point looking in to Gourock, fantastic scenery on a sunny day. well worth a visit.

1  Thank SharonLogan123
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

If you are in Greenock you must see this beautiful sight. You can see boats coming in and the far away mountains. Worth the drive up

Thank Alan F
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Randi M
5 May 2016|
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Response from Margaret D | Reviewed this property |
By taxi about 10 mins walking depending on how fit you are a good half hour but up hill hope this helps
27 March 2016|
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Response from jfc400 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Gourock is the nearest and good for shopping in original shops in town centre and Cardwell Bay. Bracing walk along the prom.
28 January 2016|
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Response from ESMcK | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it has taken so long to answer. There is a local train station Greenock West where you can take a train one stop down the line to Fort Maltida. But the hike up the hill is exhusting. I would take a taxi there and walk... More