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Hayle services

Location:

A30 at Logans Moor Roundabout

Signposted from the road.

Post Code:

TR27 5DG

(Google Maps link)

Access/Layout:

Single site located at a junction.



The most south-western service station in the UK, Hayle is now home to one of the most well-preserved former Little Chef sites in the country.

Facilities

Catering: McDonald's, Brewers Fayre (Loggans Moor) Motel: Premier Innbook, Travelodgebook Forecourt: Shell (with: Autogas LPG), Select, Deli by Shell, Costa Express, AdBlue Containers

Contact Details

Address:
Carwin Rise
Loggans
Hayle
Cornwall
TR27 5DG


Trivia and History

Abandoned restaurant.
Some Little Chef signs stored in the building.

The petrol station was built in the 1960s, on the old alignment of the A30. It was joined by Hayle Little ChefHistory in 1989.

The Premier Inn, adjoining pub and McDonald's all opened around 2000.

Facing increased competition (especially as the McDonald's is more visible), the Little Chef closed in 2004. Travelodge then built a hotel in the former restaurant's car park, and plans were made for the Little Chef to reopen to coincide with the hotel opening. However, the owners of Little Chef got into financial difficulties and the restaurant remained closed. The building was filled with original signs, equipment and promotional materials, which remained there for a long time, even after every other Little Chef had closed.

In January 2019, Euro Garages were granted planning permission by Cornwall Council to demolish the former Little Chef building and replace it with a Starbucks Drive Thru. These demolition works commenced in September 2019 and the new Starbucks Drive Thru is expected to open by the end of 2019.

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