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Tel code: 01503 | code search
Postcode: PL13 | code search
Population: 640
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Downderry is a picturesque village in the historic county of Cornwall and is home to nearly a hundred and seventy people. This quiet village is flanked by the protection of sea cliffs, and a fabulous beach where the Seaton River flows and which has a mix of sand and shingle, there's stunning views from the shore as far as the Eddyson Light House and even St Georges Island in nearby Looe. Smuggling played it's part in Downderry's past where the illicit contraband of silk, brandy and spices were brought ashore, although today's visitors are more likely to see fishermen unloading their treasures of lobsters and crab. There's an interesting mix of architecture from the attractive church dedicated to St Nicholas built in1905, and pretty white washed cottages and houses lining the roads, there's also a selection B & B's and places to stay for those who wish to linger. Shops are few, but offer everything for that essential purchase, there is a cafe, restaurant with Cornish delights, coffee shop or perhaps the Inn offering a warm welcome with a pleasing sea view will be hard to beat. Walkers can stroll along the coastal paths or rugged and dramatic sea shore which pleases artists, or just a little further to the harbour village of Polperro.

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Looe Island View (0.14 miles)

Looe Island View

Looe Island View is a newly built 5 star luxury detached holiday home set in a spectacular hillside location in Downderry. The property has wonderful panoramic sea views all the way to Looe Island and ... More | visit website

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The Inn on the Shore (0.23 miles)

The Inn on the Shore

This traditional Cornish village Inn is nestled in the spectacular beach cliffs of Downderry, near Looe. It is set amongst the unspoilt coastline and countryside and offers panoramic views of Downderry beach and the ocean ... More

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Smugglers Inn (0.87 miles)

Smugglers Inn
The Smugglers Inn, is under new management. With a family friendly approach and children and pets are very welcome. Our three rooms consist of two doubles and one family room with a double bed and ... More | visit website
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Copley Arms (2.23 miles)

Copley Arms

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Set in the picturesque village of Hessenford, the Copley Arms offers 5 warm and cosy en-suite suite rooms, all furnished to a high standard.This traditional inn has both a bar ... More

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Penvith Barns & Alpaca Farm (2.29 miles)

Penvith Barns & Alpaca Farm

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Penvith Barns is a fabulous place to stay in the winter-time. My hearty breakfast will set you up for whatever the day may bring. Our cosy, centrally heated rooms will ... More

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Whitsand Bay Hotel (2.48 miles)

Whitsand Bay Hotel

As a family run business it is a matter of pride that all our guests feel entirely at home and can be assured that all their needs have been prepared for.

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Finnygook Inn (2.94 miles)

Finnygook Inn
Completely renovated in October 2009, the atmosphere is relaxed and welcoming, combined with a light and fresh d├ęcor. There are no pool tables or fruit machines, just newspapers and books to read as you enjoy ... More | visit website
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Downende Country House (3.20 miles)

Downende Country House

Down Ende Country House is a 1930's situated in the beautiful Cornish countryside set in two acres of gardens, minutes from the charming fishing villages of Looe and Polperro, fourteen miles from Plymouth Ideally ... More | visit website

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Coombe Farm Guest House (3.20 miles)

Coombe Farm Guest House
British Tourist Authority Commended
Past Winner of the AA Guesthouse of the Year Award, West of England RAC Small Hotel of the Year Award, South West of England
AA Hospitality 2002 National Finalist


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Widlake Farm (3.26 miles)

Widlake Farm

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Widlake Farm Bed and Breakfast is situated on a country working farm. With several woodland walks and country side within the area. Guests are welcome to explore the grounds and ... More

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