The Beach Guide

East Looe Beach

East Looe Beach - Cornwall

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East Looe is a very popular sandy beach adjacent to the town of Looe, in East Cornwall. South-facing, with shallow waters that offer good, safe swimming, the eastern end of the beach is rockier and hence less crowded than the western end, which starts at the Banjo Pier.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dog ban in force

Dogs are not allowed on the beach (all year).

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    Nearest town



    PL13 1BU

    OS grid ref.

    SX 2565 5312

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