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RSPB Reserves - Suffolk

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Saxmundham, England
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Wonderful nature to be seen

With a pair of binoculars to hand Minsmere is a wonderful place to visit with many birds etc to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
teacherAnn1704
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Saxmundham, United Kingdom
Great place to visit

I went to the RSPB site in North Warren with my friends to see what birds were there. The biggest... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Homer269
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Stotfold, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

With a pair of binoculars to hand Minsmere is a wonderful place to visit with many birds etc to see if you are patient in the hides or observant on the walks. Lots of advice, wardens and guides to he with identification.

Thank teacherAnn1704
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I went to the RSPB site in North Warren with my friends to see what birds were there. The biggest problem is finding the pace. You’re given a grid reference in the RSPB book, but no postcode. There is s postcode on the RSPB website,...More

Thank Homer269
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

What a great place to go, weather it's for a quick coffee or a longer day looking at all the wonderful wildlife and for me even on a mobility scooter which I could get from the centre was easy to still get around. A great...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Fine but hearing about the deer cull a few years back put me off. Seems very hypocritical to raise money to protect birds in this very beautiful natural environment but to kill off loads of deer because of damage to trees and foliage. Cancelled my...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Absolutely fantastic, make the effort to walk this scenic and beautiful reserve. Don't forget your goggles and the cheese scones in the cafeteria are a must.

Thank flanners
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

As a member of the RSPB we regular visit this facility to not only view what wildlife is on view but also to walk the area which has good walking paths, most are suitable for wheelchair use. There is an excellent cafe and shop, and...More

Thank Glyn S
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

It's great, lots to do and see, great staff. Plenty of places to see the wildlife, peaceful and tranquil.

Thank suerocks13
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Narrow lanes lead to the sanctuary for around 2 miles. Drive slowly and carefully. Lovely walks by sea, marshes, woods, lakes, etc. with a variety of birds, and often people to point them out and explain. Children seem happy, ticking off what they see on...More

Thank Barrie L
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

What a fantastic place to visit. Having seen it on Spring watch, to actually visit the Scrape, the reed beds etc today was wonderful. The peace, no loud voices, the sounds of birds, reeds in the wind, the sea on the shingle all of it,...More

Thank sahanben55
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Minsmere is an incredible place. We did two out of the three walks and saw a red deer as well as thousands of wading birds. The place is very tranquil, the walks are well marked and the hides are well maintained. We would have walked...More

Thank Karen G
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