Hannafore Beach is a quiet beach in Looe, Cornwall. At low tide, the shingle beach becomes a vast expanse of sand and rockpools, perfect for children to explore. It's also an excellent spot for fishing, with several species of fish regularly caught from the shoreline. The beach also boasts a great view towards St George's Island which is a nature reserve.
For those who love to walk, the South West Coast Path runs along the clifftops above the beach, offering stunning views of the sea and coastline. The path leads to Talland Bay Beach, 3km to the west, and East Looe Beach, 1.5km to the east.
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If you're planning a trip to Hannafore Beach, download the free Tourist Information Map, which shows many of the beaches along this coastline. Download for free HERE. This handy map is easy to use and provides all the information you need to plan your visit.
It's also worth mentioning that nearby Looe features as the fictional town of Shipton Abbott in the hit TV series Beyond Paradise, starring Kris Marshall and Sally Bretton. Fans of the show will love visiting the town and exploring the surrounding area.
In conclusion, Hannafore Beach in Looe is a real gem that's well worth a visit. With its stunning views, fantastic rockpools and quiet atmosphere it's the perfect destination for a day out by the sea.
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