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Brilliant place for a walk

We walked all the way from Keyhaven to Hurst Castle. It was an exhilarating experience with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael C
Derby, United Kingdom
long walk on a windy day

definitely wear comfortable walking shoes and avoid a windy day. the view is brilliant of both... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jin X
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked all the way from Keyhaven to Hurst Castle. It was an exhilarating experience with tremendous views of the Solent and the Isle of Wight. Walking on the shingle is mostly quite easy, but there are a few places where the shingle is soft...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

definitely wear comfortable walking shoes and avoid a windy day. the view is brilliant of both sides of the spit.

Thank Jin X
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can start this walk either at Milford-On-Sea with a pay & display car park available or alternatively for free parking go towards Keyhaven & park along the road side. It is a reasonably long walk & duet walking on the shingle/pebbles/stones of the sandbank...More

Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 8 October 2018

My wife and I had time to kill before a lunch appointment so we went to Hurst Spit. Parking was easy enough by the side of the road and we crossed the footbridge to walk along the spit. We hadn't really prepared for this and...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Great walk, but can be hard going on the shingle, don't forget those walking boots or really study sneakers - they're a must!

Thank Scoya
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We took the walk along the Hurst spit to Hurst castle whilst staying in the area. We had seen this walk and planned to do it as part of our holiday. After reading a few online reviews, we decided to park in Keyhaven which makes...More

Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 16 September 2018

A nice place for a stroll by the sea. Great views of the Isle of Wight and particularly the Needles.

Thank DBDDorset
Reviewed 6 September 2018

A wonderful walk, on leaving Milford you can park safely on a country lane and walk over a little bridge where children & adults are crab fishing in the little estuary running from Keyhaven, , then once you reach the beach turn left for a...More

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We went to the Isle of Wight for many years with the kids as they grew up and have pictures of them at Fort Victoria looking across to the fort on the mainland and thinking that we must visit it as it looked interesting and...More

Thank dawood1960
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Lovely for a walk but can be a bit chilly. Good views over to the Needles on the Isle of Wight. Ice cream van there too.

Thank buckets1969
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