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Lyle Hill

156 Lyle Road, Greenock PA16 7AP, Scotland
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Lovely view

Took our American friends to view the departure of the largest cruise ship on the Clyde what a view... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Terry L
Good view with busy lunch break squad

A lovely spot just by the memorial cross. Great view over Gourock and beyond. Needs a clear day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Whatbob
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“the river” (55 reviews)
“great view” (18 reviews)
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156 Lyle Road, Greenock PA16 7AP, Scotland
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"free french memorial"
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"the river"
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"great view"
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"sunny day"
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"firth of clyde"
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"holy loch"
in 10 reviews
"vantage point"
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"erskine bridge"
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"ben lomond"
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"battery park"
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"taking photos"
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"golf course"
in 5 reviews
"second world war"
in 6 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 13 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
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"watch the world"
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"west end"
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Reviewed yesterday

Took our American friends to view the departure of the largest cruise ship on the Clyde what a view on a lovely May evening.

Thank Terry L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely spot just by the memorial cross. Great view over Gourock and beyond. Needs a clear day. Busy at lunchtime - can park and view from the car. Sometimes spoilt by litterbugs just tipping fast food containers out of the car despite plenty of...More

Thank Whatbob
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Parking is easy here and the views are spectacular. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Cathy H
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Spectacular worth a visit no matter season time of day just go. Take photos videos just stunning views.

Thank Kirdy G
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

On a sunny day (yes we do get a few in Greenock), this is a spectacular panorama over the River Clyde to the Argyll hills, and, from the Isle of Arran to Clydebank, as well as views of Loch Long and the Holy Loch. It...More

Thank johnnymac2017
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is genuinely one of the most beautiful views I have seen and what makes it special is the fact it is on my doorstep. Good day or bad it is something to behold.

Thank Alexander J
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is local to me and I go there quite often to take in the view which is beyond amazing.... Excellent for photographers

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

go upstairs across the road, along the golf course and follow next path to the right- it takes you right up to the top with panoramic views (you can see Glasgow on a good day to the right) and Arran in the distance to the...More

Thank AxxaTH
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

the lyle hill and free French memorial are in a stunning location in Greenock. it is a beautiful walk up from the west end. the views are stunning looking across the river clyde to the hills of Argyll no matter what the weather winter or...More

Thank Catherine G
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic views over the Clyde and beyond. Very interesting Free French Memorial. I don't think this is promoted enough as visitors to the area don't know about it.

Thank Branston48az
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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
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230alexander
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.
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janelN7951KC
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
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