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Leith Hill

Coldharbour, Dorking, England
+44 1306 712711
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December afternoon at Leith Hill

I visited Leith Hill on a snowy afternoon. It was a winter wonderland, you can get hot drinks at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
West Sussex, United Kingdom
Good walk

There is a good trail up from the car park , note there are numerous small car par parks in this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Surrey, United Kingdom
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“highest point” (31 reviews)
“gatwick airport” (17 reviews)
“car park” (51 reviews)
Coldharbour, Dorking, England
+44 1306 712711
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited Leith Hill on a snowy afternoon. It was a winter wonderland, you can get hot drinks at the tower, many trails to explore and you can see the house owned by Olivier Reed. Sadly the government want to allow fraking in this beautiful...More

Thank julesth0rn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There is a good trail up from the car park , note there are numerous small car par parks in this area , recommend a good pair of boots/ wellies at this time of year as the trek up to the tower is somewhat muddy...More

Thank _rogermain4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At 965 feet above sea level, Leith Hill is the second highest point in England and has an 18th century tower at the summit. National trust owned, this wooded area of countryside is less than 5 miles from Dorking and has stunning veiws of the...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good walk up the hill from the Car park greatly kicking the autumn leaves brings the child in you back to life The views from the top are fantastic and worth the effort

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing 360 degree view from this tower. London on one side the Sea on the other. Breath taking views on a clear day. Def worth a visit and will be going again. An ideal haven for cyclists also.

Thank Sanna C
Reviewed 29 October 2017

An easy walk up from the car park, which would suit toddlers and off road buggies. The view from the top of the tower is well worth it (free to NT members), and there is a hole in the wall type cafe with a good...More

Thank gawblimey
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We just had one hour there before heading to Gatwick airport, really enjoyed climbing the hill surrounding by forest, from the top of the hill you can clearly see Gatewick airportl, nearby the Leigh Hill Tower, which is belong to National Trust. So great!

Thank Eat-Drink-Online
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised that parking by the lake is still free. Planned about 5mile walk went up right of the lake and climbed upwards eventually reaching the tower which serves drinks and cakes and was popular despite a misty view. Sadly on the walk...More

Thank Charles377
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Good place to spend a day for a walk or just riding a bicycle throughout all the area. The views from the top of the tower is also great.

Thank LuisFafe_Portugal
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My girlfriend and I took a couple of friends to the tower for a day trip, what an amazing placeto view such a distance!

Thank Wayne L
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15 October 2017|
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Response from Francesca Emma P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry ignore my last answer I’m pretty sure it’s cash only, it’s very small
25 September 2016|
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Response from GLond | Reviewed this property |
not aware of anywhere but doubt this would be allowed :(
3 August 2016|
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Response from Dorsetsue2 | Reviewed this property |
Leith Hill Place has access to toilets. Free for National Trust members, small charge for non members.