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A lovely place to look out to Sea, walk the dog and enjoy the wonderful history. A must and you can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Outstanding views

Always walk up to this beacon point when we are in Exmouth. Outstanding views of the surrounding... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Ashford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely place to look out to Sea, walk the dog and enjoy the wonderful history. A must and you can keep walking as we did to Budleigh Salterton approx 2hrs

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ali1965
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Always walk up to this beacon point when we are in Exmouth. Outstanding views of the surrounding area and coastline. Just breathtaking.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rayrest
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Was a lovely 30 min walk. Beautiful views and you got to learn a lot about the rocks through the years . The Jurassic coast as a whole was impressive .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank asifthe5th
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I regularly walk from my house to orcombe point approximately 4 miles return. One you get to walk along the lovely seafront, two at orcombe point you get great views out to sea as far as bury head and dawlish Warren is easy to see....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank melparker56
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Did this walk on a roastingly hot day, really enjoyed it & also the superb & very welcome strawberry icecream from the hut at the bottom of the steps.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ButeFoodie
Reviewed 25 July 2018

One of my favourite places in Exmouth. Love coming up here when the sun is just about to set to get great views of the setting sun across the water.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Good walk either from Exmouth or sandy bay. Some interesting geology. The point marks the start of the Jurassic coast.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank boxey321
Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you get to the Geo-needle,opened by Prince Charles, check if the mistake in the description of Nelsons wife has been corrected.Someone fouled up and did not do history at school. Good walk here from the top of the zig-zag path above Orcombe point. All...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Geoff1953
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Love this walk from the camp site along to Exmouth everyday. Love reading all the information along the way.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Julie J
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Not an arduous walk from the far end of Exmouth Beach up to the point. Maybe an hour if you stroll, but to the ardent walker possibly no more than 30 minutes. The views are excellent, and the point itself well thought out. The geological...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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19 May 2018|
Response from Sarah K |
There are some steps and it is abit uneven in parts