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Smeaton's Tower

The Lodge The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 2PA, England
+44 1752 600608
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The Lodge The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 2PA, England
+44 1752 600608
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful Landmark Settled In The Hoe. Fun For Kids To Run Around. Great Views Of The Harbour And All The Locals And Visitors Spending Their Freetime Having Picnics And Playing Sports.

Thank BeeBunch
Reviewed yesterday

Smeaton's Tower was a major step forward in lighthouse design and the most notable of the Eddystone Lighthouses. Perfect for a clear day, and most likely still very good on a wet one. Climb the stairs and check the rooms as you go to the...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Around £2.50 admission and worth it. You will climb steps passing threw various room quarters, sleeping room, oil room, kitchen ect until you reach the top.Super views are awaiting you from here. The climb may not be for the unfit or probably not for the...More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place - you can see from a long way away and a real landmark. I love seeing it on the Plymouth signs. We didn't go up this time. Care if you do, very steep especially for young or elderly. Very beautiful.

Thank MattyA32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are going to visit anything in Plymouth then make a visit to Smeaton's Tower it! What is it? Smeaton's Tower is one of the old Eddystone lighthouses (it was in service between 1759 & 1882), was replaced in 1882 and the plan was...More

Thank Philip_Marsh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They seem to be trying to make something of the various "rooms" you go through when going up Smeaton's Tower, but frankly I don't think many people will be distracted from the climb to the top. I'm not good with heights and I did find...More

Thank BlackWalnut1969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love going to Lighthouses. There are some fantastic views from the top of Smeaton's Tower. (Was also a Bride and Groom having some wedding photos taken up there when I was there). Great location.

Thank nermal12
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is well worth the visit if only to sample the fantastic views from the top. A nice cheap attraction even though it doesn't last long but I got some great photos from up the top.

Thank chrislawrence1968
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Nice to climb if visiting Plymouth hoe. Good value for money and interesting. There are great 360 views from the top of the city, moors, Plymouth sound & Cornwall.

Thank DJRDevon
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This lighthouse was originally located about 14 miles out to sea, but when it was replaced with a more modern building, this one was taken down brick by brick and relocated on the hoe. Now it offers great views along the coastline, over the town...More

Thank Blackth0rn
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