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Berry Head National Nature Reserve

#2 of 29 things to do in Brixham Features Animals
Berry Head, Brixham TQ5 9AP, England
+44 1803 882619
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What a lovely place to visit. Scenic all around and the views are fantastic. Take a picnic and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
Peaceful views, endless oceans, a little history & great nature walks

Down a narrow lane, just as you wonder if your're going the right way, you come to the car park... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Atha T
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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“bird watching” (10 reviews)
Berry Head, Brixham TQ5 9AP, England
+44 1803 882619
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a lovely place to visit. Scenic all around and the views are fantastic. Take a picnic and enjoy the space and freedom. Take vo binoculars too with views to Torquay and Dartmouth and more.

Thank ianmack59
Reviewed 2 days ago

Down a narrow lane, just as you wonder if your're going the right way, you come to the car park which has a very different car park pay system. You pay at the machine when you leave so no thinking you have to get back...More

Thank Atha T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A peaceful place to stand and admire the lovely views of the coastline. Also interesting to explore the buildings and remains of the fort. An interesting video is shown about the reserve in the visitor centre.

Thank Kelly1917
Reviewed 2 days ago

Take a look at the website for the site before visiting. At dusk you can see the bats that the site is famous for walk around the forts and soak up the history. Wonderful views, plenty of parking and remember its pay on exit. Lots...More

Thank Clive N
Reviewed 4 days ago

Berry Head has lovely views, and is a nice place to walk around, with a good café. We were hoping to see some wildlife, as it's called a nature reserve, but there were too many people and dogs around for any wildlife to show itself....More

Thank fedupsingle
Reviewed 5 days ago

Local pod of dolphins fed in the bay daily. Varied bird life. Lovely place to walk or cycle. Great views.

Thank ambersun2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

The whole area is lovely, good for walking, sitting at the cafe or just enjoying the views. Birdwatching is good, but only at certain times of the year, May, June and the first part of July, when the southern cliff, (great view from the hide)...More

Thank Rogi2292
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great day out kids,keep hold hands long way down to rocks eekk! Very interesting museum 😊 stunning views.

Thank éclair
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic place for free-soloing, need wetsuit as water chilly but great climbing. Ring the coastguard (number on gate) to let them know what you are doing to save them getting called out unnecessarily. Check out position of rocks at low tide before climbing at high...More

Thank sjsBristol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked from Brixham to Berryhead. Beautiful walk and well worth the amazing views. Had a lovely cream tea at cafe!

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21 September 2016|
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Response from mazzzzza | Reviewed this property |
Im sure it would be . I was just a visitor. I'm sure you can look it up somewhere.
Celia A
19 July 2016|
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Response from Carol2303 | Reviewed this property |
It's free, there's a little cafe, lovely place for a nice walk :)
Samantha M
2 July 2015|
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Response from Laura M | Property representative |
Hi. Yes, the site is accessible in a powered wheelchair. Please be aware that some of the paths on and around the head are uneven gravel, but you shouldn't have a problem. We hope you enjoy your visit! Laura