Looe Harbour

Looe Harbour

Watersports in Looe

Watersports in Looe

Beautiful Looe on the south east Cornish coast is a popular beach holiday destination especially with families. The town has a stunning fishing harbour and two quays - East and West Quay. Looe is brimming with arts and crafts shops, tearooms, family inns and restaurants. The variety of accommodation in the area includes everything from small hotels, cosy inns with rooms and friendly B&Bs to family cottages, all inclusive caravan/ holiday parks and luxury apartments.

Looe Island (also known as St George's Island) is a protected bird sanctuary accessible via a 15 minute boat trip from East Looe Quay. You can learn about the history of Looe Island and the harbour town at the Looe Museum housed in the old 15th century Guildhall. Sample the delights of Looe's traditional Cornish Pasty shops and be entertained at the Looe Film Society's community Cinema by the Sea, screening family movies, recent blockbusters, classics and independent films.

Looe Beaches

Looe Beaches

Beaches & Watersports

Beaches around Looe and nearby Polperro attract the family crowds in summer and there are plenty of opportunities for watersports including scuba diving, fishing, canoeing, boat trips and sailing on Looe River. East Looe beach is a great sandy beach for families offering safe, sheltered swimming and all the amenities of the town adjacent. On the West Looe side is single beach Hannafore popular for rock pooling, with spectacular views across Looe Bay towards St George's Island.

The Monkey Sanctuary

The Monkey Sanctuary is a top family attraction near Looe with an award-winning cafe, a gift shop, a play area, stunning wildlife gardens, a bat cave and wildlife room. The famous monkeys include barbary macaques, capuchins and woolly monkeys. 'Keeper For a Day' experiences and themed events feature through the year. Set in stunning woodland, the Sanctuary is a not to be missed day out for families on holiday in the area.

Accommodation in Looe

  • Near Looe   (4.1 miles from the centre of Looe)
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    £314
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    Characterful 3 bedroom Cornwall cottage dating back to the 1760's. Close to Looe and Polperro with a well equipped kitchen, four poster bedroom & real fire. Pet friendly. Sleeps 6.
     
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  • Portwrinkle   (6.5 miles from the centre of Looe)
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    £55
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    Stunning beachside hotel in Portwrinkle near Looe on the South East Cornish Coast. Spa leisure facilities and private golf course. 32 en-suite rooms. Exclusive pet friendly hotel.
     
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  • Looe   (2.6 miles from the centre of Looe)
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    £195
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    Family friendly holiday park with a range of caravans and chalets overlooking Talland Bay near Looe. Indoor pool, kids club, entertainment, free WiFi, bar meals and playground.
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  • Looe   (2.5 miles from the centre of Looe)
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    £258
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    Cosy Cornish cottage set three miles from Looe with patio seating area, exposed beams, open fire & off road parking. Short breaks. No pets. Great for couples.
     
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  • Downderry   (3.4 miles from the centre of Looe)
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    £1,055
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    Fabulous split level detached house with balcony overlooking the Cornish coast. Children and babies welcome. Just a short five minute walk to the nearby sand and shingle beach.
     
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  • Near Looe   (4.0 miles from the centre of Looe)
    Sleeps 2
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    £228
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    Delightful one bedroom cottage close to Looe & Polperro with half tester bed, outdoor seating, well equipped kitchen & additional folding bed in bedroom. Pet friendly. Sleeps 2.
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  • Looe   (4.1 miles from the centre of Looe)
    Sleeps 4
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    £250
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    Self-catering cottage providing Looe accommodation near the Cornish coast, with excellent on-site leisure facilities. Ideal for families. Pets welcome.
     
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  • West Looe   (0.6 miles from the centre of Looe)
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    £40
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    Award-winning boutique B&B in West Looe opposite Hannafore beach. 7 en-suite rooms. Sea and Island Views, situated just 20 metres from the Ocean! Free WiFi and parking.
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  • Looe   (1.5 miles from the centre of Looe)
    Sleeps 8
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    £139
    Per week (seasonal) sleeps 6-8
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    Family friendly Hoseasons holiday park near Looe with indoor pool, entertainment, kid's club, Wi-Fi, games room & children's play area. Dog friendly. Caravans for up to 8 people.
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  • Looe   (3.0 miles from the centre of Looe)
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    £199
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    4 star cottages set in 70+ acres near Looe with an outdoor heated swimming pool, friendly farm animals, play areas, games room and play barn. WiFi and pet friendly. Sleep 2-8.
     
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