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Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters

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East Dean, East Sussex, Eastbourne BN20 0AB, England
+44 1323 423197
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Sad to see the on going corrosion of the cliff with it moving closer to remaining dwellings ((in the past properties have been claimed by the sea). The area is in the hands of the National Trust. There is a tea room and museum on...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 455Douglas1948
Reviewed 5 days ago

Real coastal area with beach and walks and cosy cafe at top. Access by steep stairway only and seating and parking for those less mobile at top.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anderida123
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Birling gap is a beautiful place to visit for the day. The car park is owned by The National Trust so the money goes to a good cause. There is an interesting visitors centre, a National Trust shop, a second hand book shop and a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Z4073IEkimj
Reviewed 5 days ago

The scenery is great and henanced by the cafe and shop, a great experience. There are plenty of gifts and souvenirs to cover all age groups and tastes.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank terrysteeples
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent views whilst tapping into nature. Fantastic opportunities for photography especially for wedding pics

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank N4950DImichaelb
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great views. Good visitor .centre. Easy access for some good walks Refreshments available. Public toilets.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martin B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We come here frequently for a walk on the Downs, between Belle Tout lighthouse and the Cuckmere river. Super sights and lovely walking. The walk is very Up and Down so don’t try to go too far. Incorporate the Birling Gap National Trust cafe in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tonydeadman
Reviewed 5 days ago

My favourite view of the Severn Sisters is from Seaford Head Nature Reserve to the west of Cuckmere Haven. This is not easy to find but well worth the effort. The cliffs are often shown in films when they are claimed to be the white...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TrevorH226
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a clear day Nothing better than taking a Brisk stroll up there and taking in the fresh air and scenery. At the Top there is a small shop next too the light house that serves Ice Creams , Drinks and snack etc . Well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank evansja8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Started at the car park and headed off over the cliffs with great views on a beautiful sunny winters day and then came back and walked up the beach before returning to the cafe for a small ( stingy) cup of tea and a lovely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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