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Coffee

Terrible coffee! Really weak and not hot. The staff were so stressed out too. Not a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rosabrown
,
Tregony, United Kingdom
via mobile
Don't bother.

Don't bother visiting this cove there are others very close that are far nicer. The access and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris Y
,
Greater London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible38%
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“coastal path” (16 reviews)
“narrow road” (7 reviews)
“twenty years” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Lamorna, Penzance, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrible coffee! Really weak and not hot. The staff were so stressed out too. Not a pleasant experience

1  Thank rosabrown
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't bother visiting this cove there are others very close that are far nicer. The access and parking are horrendous.

1  Thank Chris Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a good place to clamber over rocks and swim, very nice cup of coffee served in restaurant there. not to crowded and good parking.

Thank jacqueline b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Theres parking at the base of the cove- yes you have to pay but then its silly to expect not to have to pay these days. The cove itself is very small with only a handful of houses but its pretty and quaint and has...More

Thank Saffra M
Reviewed July 4, 2017

I came here by motorbike, parking as always in the village hall and walking to the cove, to avoid the charges and heavy handed enforcement. Nobody minds paying a reasonable fee, but sadly the company invest little into the cove, the harbour wall is still...More

4  Thank AggiePirate
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Agree with all of the above 1* comments. Walked here from beautiful, welcoming Mousehole along the stunning coastal path. Arrived to find multiple 'do not.......' signs everywhere. Parking charges for stopping on the grim beach where we didn't even want to linger long enough to...More

3  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed June 23, 2017

The South West Coast Path from Porthcurno to Penzance is dramatic but very hard work with frequent scrambling over rocks. Larmorna cove is a welcome break with its cafe and cool drinks, especially if you have run out of water on the hottest day of...More

Thank Ray R
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful cove, I swam in the harbour which was lovely and we had such a great trip! It's a stunning place

Thank Joeavison
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Popped here on a gorgeous summers evening. Lovely little harbour,so pretty and peaceful. Worth the wiggle down a narrow lane to visit

1  Thank Nicola R
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Very narrow road with limited passing places to get to the cove but a very pretty cove with a small pay and display carpark and a nice tea room

Thank dazearle
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LINOLEN
February 14, 2016|
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Response from Rosemary J | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry there are no other forms of ferrying by road to the cove itself. The bus stops at The Wink. I spoke as someone who had lived in Lamorna, I was shocked to see how it had deteriorated, sadly through the total... More
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Debra S
July 20, 2015|
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Response from Mike H | Reviewed this property |
dont let the owners know re scattering your ashes at lamorna cove 'cos they will find a surcharge for it! EVEN ROBIN HOOD WORE A MASK!!!
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