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Burgh Island

Bigbury-on-Sea, Plymouth TQ7 4BG, England
+44 1548 810514
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South Devon Coast and Country luxury private guided tour from Devon
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Bigbury-on-Sea, Plymouth TQ7 4BG, England
+44 1548 810514

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Reviewed 6 days ago

this island is just magical... there is a large carpark on the mainland. We had a lovely sunny day and strolled over to the island . A little walk up to the top of the island with stunning views. The hotel is shut to the...More

Thank mistyjill8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Planned a trip to burgh island to look at the art deco hotel, i was on the understanding from reading about the island online that the hotel was closed to non-residents but that there was a pub in the island that was accessible to visitors....More

Thank Sophie G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have visited Burgh Island several times& it never disappoints. Theviews out to see are amazing. There is a pub called The Pilchard Inn but only sells filled bagettes which is disappointing. The Art Deco hotel is not open to non residents. During high tide a...More

Thank 861caroline
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Taking the Sea tractor over to Burgh Island when the tide is in is really a one off experience.,and if the weather is a bit rough or windy then watching the waves meet is really spectacular

Thank LondonRoberth
Reviewed 24 May 2017

My husband booked one night stay for us as an anniversary treat. Its absolutely beautiful!! its on a private island and is accessed by sea taxi across the beach, if the tide is right out you can walk across and visit the tiny pub that...More

Thank trevor p
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We spent 7 days self-catering at Apartment 16 (5 Star) accommodation which directly overlooks Burgh Island and is one of the 29 apartments within Burgh Island Causeway (Bigbury on Sea) in beautiful South Devon. The apartment which has two bedrooms (both ensuite) sleeps 4 persons...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This island has a hotel which is a very expensive place to stay. Also a pub which is very traditional with sandwiches and beer a nice option. Also do coffee etc for the mornings. I pleasant walk across the sandy causeway when the tide allows...More

Thank hombre74
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were staying at Challaborough bay holiday park and took the 15-20 minute walk along the cliff top to Burgh Island. The tide was going out so we were able to walk across to the island, the beach was incredibly clean and the views were...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Surrounded by fantastic sandy beaches the island can be reached by walking at low tide or on the "tractor" which in itself is an amazing experience. Go in the morning on a hot day to get an outside seat at the pub.

Thank 303Pat
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Our children had treated us to a night here for our Wedding anniversary in a lodge overlooking the sea. It was a great experience. The staff were attentive and friendly and the dinner in the restaurant was good and the Art Deco theme was played...More

Thank LynneDevon
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