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GREAT WEE FIND

Fantastic harbour with many eateries near by, weather was perfect just watch out for the hungry... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
eliotdonn01
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Lovely historic harbour, interesting as not like the harbours in my country Australia

Lot's to look at and nice and quiet to stroll around and find something to eat, Lobster museum and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Helen C
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Lyons
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 December 2013

The Padstow ‘Obby ‘Oss by Barry McCann The Padstow annual Mayday ‘Obby ‘Oss procession is the oldest of its kind in the country, estimated to date back about 4000 years. Its actual origins are uncertain, though it has the hallmarks an ancient fertility rite, marking...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 September 2006

It's more than 30 years ago since I first visited Padstow, when if you arrived early enough, you could park your car, stroll around the harbour, relax with a few beers, and find welcoming accommodation in a pub or B & B. The Golden Lion...More

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All reviews rick stein park and ride lots of shops fishing boats fish and chips art galleries watch the world pubs and restaurants pastry ice cream quaint shops visited padstow lots of places to eat lovely place love padstow out of season chough bakery
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic harbour with many eateries near by, weather was perfect just watch out for the hungry seagulls.

Thank eliotdonn01
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lot's to look at and nice and quiet to stroll around and find something to eat, Lobster museum and local museum also educational and interesting

1  Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely harbour with plenty going on , good shops , watch them seagulls if you eat outdoors they will definately scoff your chips

1  Thank GoddersE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the harbour whilst staying in the area, a hive of activities around the cafes and shops, although gift shop prices seemed to reflect the location and not the actual product itself! A lot of tat was on show! And quite expensive! Fishing trips ,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the tide was out, it was lovely to see all the small boats and trawlers in the harbour. Unfortunately, high tide was not until 19:00 hrs so we could not get a proper scenic view, although water is retained in the smaller harbour for...More

1  Thank bunkerman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

get a pastie ,take a stroll , relax and take it all in , the views are lovely . what more can i say ,aaaaaaaaaaah

1  Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous October afternoon spent in the beautiful padstow having a wander around the shops and a walk along the beach with a paddle for us and the dogs. This town is ridiculously friendly and dog friendly!!

1  Thank andyandvanessa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really busy even not in the main season. Lots of nice shops and cafes all along the harbour. If you have a dog bring it as there are so many dogs there.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great little pretty Harbour with all the quaint little shops and tea shops any good old fashioned Harbour has. Good food and cream teas a plenty - worth a little wander if you’re in the area.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky it was a beautiful sunny day. There were loads of people & dogs and a happy atmosphere. Parking can be a pain so it's best to use the top of town car parks. Nice shops, good choice of places to eat, pleasant...More

2  Thank Readster56
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LIZ151247
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Response from Jimmythefoodie | Reviewed this property |
Was I complaining about it being busy? I don't think so!
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srilankaEssex
22 July 2018|
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Response from Pasty N | Reviewed this property |
As Andy H says, it’s the field next to tesco. This summer it was £5.00 for the park and ride... and busses were every 10 mins or so
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Response from Malcolm D | Reviewed this property |
Suggest that you ring the Tourist Information Office, they will know and are exceedingly helpful too.
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