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A vision

The views from here over Gourock and the Clyde and the far reaches are magnificent. The day we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeremy B
Ripon, United Kingdom
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Best view in Inverclyde

Place must see when you are visitng Greenock or Gourock - just breathtaking view...recommend... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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156 Lyle Road, Greenock PA16 7AP, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views from here over Gourock and the Clyde and the far reaches are magnificent. The day we visited there was a good breeze but high cloud and plenty of sunshine. Photographs don't do this justice.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place must see when you are visitng Greenock or Gourock - just breathtaking view...recommend ..number 1 place

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lyle hill is one of the nicest views across the Clyde you could ask for. Big memorial statue and views that can take you’re breath away , look over the battery park which is a popular place for many greenockians. The annual firework display at...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

up on the hill with fab vues, make the further little walk across the road and get even higher and all round views of the clyde and islands

Thank diane h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lyle Hill Greenock gives a panorama view over the Firth of Clyde which is unrivalled anywhere in the UK

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a keen photographer this is the place for you, not a day from this view is the same you are guaranteed this by Scotland's unique landscape and it "sometimes" beautiful weather. Sunset from this view is outstanding with view across the town...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Favorite place in greenock bar none. As the sun came through the clouds we were treated to an amazing view across the Clyde. Worth a drive up there!

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area and have some time to kill, it is worth going up the hill to see the French Cross which is a memorial for French naval soldiers. Stunning view over the Clyde.

Thank Ludovic M
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Easy access, the frenvh monument is the best spot jn the cith kf you want to have a stunnjng view over greenock, the clyde river and the trossachs national park!

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

The view point of the Lochs and hills from the top of the Lyle Hill is one of the best you will ever experience no matter the weather. It changes for every season,cross the street and follow the path up the side of the Golf...More

Thank Alexandra M
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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
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.
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