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Fowey Estuary

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Address: Fowey, England
Phone Number: +44 1726 833616
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Absolutely lovely place, beautiful views, very calming and relaxing. A good place to unwind and chill out.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
LesleyM1010
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Coulsdon, United Kingdom
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Coulsdon, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely lovely place, beautiful views, very calming and relaxing. A good place to unwind and chill out.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Car park is easy to find, steep downhill walk to the riverside town, you can take a bus that runs frequently. Lots of art galleries, independent shops, cafes & pubs. This pretty town is a must to visit in Cornwall, even on a grey day it's a cheerful place. Ferries cross the estuary during the day and there is plenty... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parked in the public car park which in effect is at the top of the hill giving wonderful panoramic views of Fowey and the estuary. This necessitated a walk down the steep slope to the harbour. The most direct route is walking down the steps which are rather steep but you can follow the streets which offers a gentler gradient.... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful Estuary with fantastic views all along the harbour. Looks good from both sides of the river with an array of boats in the harbour

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Fowey River has a history dating back to the times of the Ancients, when Mediterranean traders did business with iron (and copper, silver, tin et al) age Cornishmen. Serenely pretty, can be crossed by car (Boddinick) and Passenger (Polruan) ferries, but know that the services close around 6pm. You can cruise up the river in a hired motor boat,... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Do the hall walk for fabulous views of this beautiful estuary. The ferries run frequently even in winter

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very quaint fishing village set in a beautifully scenic estuary. There are some great places to eat, drink and shop. Good parking which is accessible by a mini bus. You don't have to worry about climbing up and down hills. Nice boat trips around the estuary and to neighbouring towns. If you are in Cornwall it is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We have visited Fowey twice now, always out of season, and love,it. It is small enough to wander around exploring the interesting independent shops and craft galleries and big enough for there to be,lots to do. Would recommend a trip around the estuary and the fantastic Hall Walk to Polruan

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Always something going on, quite big & always changing, wonderful wildlife, Great Bodinnick Ferry - saves a road trip up to Lostwithiel

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Wimborne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were staying at the Fowey Hall Hotel at the top of the hill. Steep walk down to the town, but there is a very reasonable cost bus that rubs every 15 mins up and down, a must when going back up to the car park (next to our hotel). Wish we had had longer in the town, really pretty,... More 

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