Located in Looe and within 1.7 km of Millendreath Beach, Silver Birch features a terrace, non-smoking rooms, and free WiFithroughout the property. The property is set 1.8 km from Hannafore, 5.7 km from Looe Golf Club and 7.2 km from Wild Futures The Monkey Sanctuary. Restormel Castle is 29 km from the guest house and Eden Project is 36 km away. A Full English/Irish breakfast is available daily at the guest house. Kartworld is 12 km from Silver Birch, while Port Eliot Gardens is 15 km away. The nearest airport is Newquay Cornwall Airport, 59 km from the accommodation.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish


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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Looe
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  • Raymond
    United StatesUnited States
    The owner/operaters, Tommy and Hoa, were as warm and gracious as they could possibly be. And so very helpful in every way. The breakfasts were superb.
  • Stephen
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Excellent breakfast. Pleasant welcoming staff. Very clean, large, light room. Lovely views
  • Denis
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Greeted by the most friendly and helpful staff. The hotel was up a steep incline but this was compensated for by the most magnificent view over the Looe estuary. The staff were most helpful and nothing I requested was was too much trouble. The...

Managed by Silver Birch Looe

Company review score: 9.9Based on 403 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

We are Tommy and Hoa and we have run the Silver Birch since 2018. Our mission is to make your stay in Looe as enjoyable as possible. We are delighted to welcome you to our guesthouse.

Property information

The Silver Birch is a beautiful, period property located a 5-minute walk from East Looe town centre. Positioned on the ‘sunny side’ of Looe, the Silver Birch boasts stunning views of Looe and the harbour and is bathed in day-long sunshine during summer months. Please note, access to our property requires walking up a steep hill and as a result may not be suitable for guests with walking impairments. Information regarding parking and access to our property can be viewed under the section entitled ‘Fine Print’ at the top of the page.

Neighbourhood information

Looe is an incredibly charming coastal town located on the south coast of Cornwall. Once two separate towns, Looe boasts a rich and varied history, and remains today an active fishing port, loaded with heritage and tradition. Situated on the South West Coastal Path, containing its very own train station, Looe is the perfect base for exploring Cornwall. Nearby attractions include the Eden Project, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Antony House, Bodmin Jail and Jamaica Inn.

Languages spoken


Property surroundings

Facilities of Silver Birch
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Vietnamese
  • Chinese

House rules

Silver Birch takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 18:00


From 10:30 to 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 18 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

< 1 year old
Cot upon request
1 years
Cot upon request
Extra bed upon request
£18 per child, per night
2 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
£18 per child, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 07:00.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note, this property is located at the top of a hill, and as a result it may not be suitable for guests with a mobility impairment.

This property is located on an extremely narrow road with a vehicle width restriction

Please inform Silver Birch in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 07:00:00.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

FAQs about Silver Birch

  • Room options at Silver Birch include:

    • Double
    • Family

  • Silver Birch is 800 yards from the centre of Looe. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Silver Birch can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • The prices at Silver Birch may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Silver Birch is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Silver Birch offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):