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Lovely spot

The scenery along the Cuckmere Valley is stunning and wonderfully unspoilt. Thank goodness the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John A
Reading, United Kingdom
Most beautiful place in Sussex

White cliffs, sea, beach, history, picturesque cliff top cottages, sheep, cattle & general rural... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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Cuckmere Haven Seaford. The Nature Reserve is easiest accessed by two points; South Hill Barn in Seaford or from Eastbourne Road (A259) at Exceat Bridge. Free parking is provided at South Hill Barn, Seaford, the nearest post code is BN25 4JQ. From...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Seaford BN25 4AR, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Seven Sisters cliffs are the main draw round here, fabulous walking along the tops, but I wouldn't go just for Cuckmere Haven itself. There's quite a long walk down from the Visitor Centre and it's flat and actually rather boring. Plus on weekends you're...More

2  Thank BackinBracknell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The scenery along the Cuckmere Valley is stunning and wonderfully unspoilt. Thank goodness the South Downs is now designated a National Park.

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

White cliffs, sea, beach, history, picturesque cliff top cottages, sheep, cattle & general rural idyll. And a spitfire flew overhead! Flat concrete path so easy to walk and push buggy wheel chair etc other than the last few meters through the gate to the beach

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

My wife and I together with our grandson often walk along the Cuckmere. There is always something new to see, whether it is in the rock pools by the sea or ground level bird's nests. Do come and enjoy.

Thank peter745_11
Reviewed 9 August 2018

have walked here many times and recently walked across from Seaford, along Hope Gap and down to the beach at Cuckmere....and swam. Its glorious- wonderful views, white cliffs, lots of space and no hurrying. a wonderful calm place. No facilities at beach- so be warned...More

Thank Breagha100
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a relatively easy, although long, walk from the coast road to the mouth of the Cuckmere River. It is flat providing you stay on the concrete path which winds through pastureland. You will see swans, sheep and in hot weather canoeists along the...More

Thank Bluebellplasnewydd
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We always go there when we're in the south of England. It is just a really nice walk to the stony beach and then it is normally a bit wild and rough and just a great view on the Seven Sisters. You will recognize this...More

Thank 18Susanne18
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

A sunny day makes an enjoyable walk and this was the case in May. Lots to see and you could even take a picnic.

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited here on a lovely Friday morning. There are lovely views and also a pub to visit afterwards.

Thank Andyh69
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Cuckmere Haven is a lovely place for an easy walk. The main path is concrete between the car park and the beach so it is easy for anyone to use. For anyone who wants a bit more of an adventurous walk, there are plenty of...More

2  Thank James A
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Charlotte K
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Response from Mala1952 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no expertise in this area!
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Response from moonpignoah | Reviewed this property |
I think the sea would be too much of a walk for most 84year old s At cookmere,
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Response from _christinabacon1 | Reviewed this property |
There is a concreted path from the cattlegrid almost to the beach on the Eastbourne side of the river. Do enjoy the beauty.