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Southwold Pier

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Fantastic

I visited this month's with friends . The pier was lovely with nice shops on site with quirky... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Amberlynn7203
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Small but lovely

Such a nice little pier with plenty to see, eat, drink and buy. Look out for the Museum Under the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
CEL67
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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If one picture on a postcard could sum up an idyllic English Seaside destination it would have to be Southwold Pier. Decked out across the sea in the picturesque coastal town of Southwold, this pillared walkway has a magnetic attraction and...more
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

I visited this month's with friends . The pier was lovely with nice shops on site with quirky little bits . The only thing I would say is the cafe couldn't cope with our party of ten which left one table still waiting for food...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amberlynn7203
Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Dear Amberlynn7203, Thank you for your review. I will make sure your feedback on the Cafe is passed onto the team but I'm pleased you enjoyed your visit overall. Hopefully, you'll come back and see us again soon. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Such a nice little pier with plenty to see, eat, drink and buy. Look out for the Museum Under the Pier, the kinetic sign and the water clock

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CEL67
Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Dear CEL67, Thank you for your review. I was pleased to read you enjoyed your visit to the Pier and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Nice place to explore on a nice day , Had a look in the arcades for a while , Walked along to the end and back ,there are a few nice little shops etc to look in to pass the time , stopped for a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hartlepudlian1976
Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Dear hartlepudlian1976, Thank you for your review following your recent visit. Do come back and see us again next time you are in the area. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

Reviewed 15 October 2018

I've visited this Pier numerous times now. Its as much a definition of Southwold as Southwold town itself. Old, timeless and as someone described on here somewhat "Iconic." Take a walk along its 80 yards or so and experience seaside shops, unusual mechanical games, water...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Dear Alun P, Thank you for your review. So pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

Reviewed 13 October 2018

Southwold pier is so varied and interesting. There are places to eat, amusements, shops and quirky old-fashioned entertainments. The water-clock is and amazing piece of engineering, we didn't want to miss the half-hourly drenching! Something for everyone.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cath b
Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Dear cath b, Thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

My best friend and I met up at Southwold Suffolk for a couple of girly days catching up. Pier fantastic best I've ever been on for unusual clever seating. Very unusual arcade type of things to go on...has to been seen and experienced. Lovely shops...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dianahughes1401
Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Dear dianahughes1401, Thank you for your lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed your visit to the Pier and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

A must if you are visiting Southwold. Guaranteed to blow the cobwebs away and with stunning views of Southwold. The water clock is a unique feature and you can sit in specially designed wind breaker bench seats. The pier has a couple of niche shops...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Dear Anthony H, Thank you for your review following your recent visit to the Pier. We look forward to hopefully seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

Reviewed 11 October 2018

We visited Southwold Pier with National Holidays..so beautiful..had a good laugh mainly at my expense with the funny mirrors situated on the pier..had a lovely cuppa..bought some beautiful colourful place mats which I will treasure..finshed our morning off with a nice pint of cider..one day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Dear whiteroseFortWilliam, Thank you for your lovely review. I was really pleased that you enjoyed your visit - the Wacky Walk of Mirrors is really good fun. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

You cannot go to Southwold and NOT visit Southwold Pier. Impossible. Many generations before us have loved piers at many seaside resorts throughout the land. Not many survive in Southwold's remarkable condition and it is a credit to the town. We always make a point...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Philip36
Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Dear Philip36, Thank you for your review. I'm so pleased you like the Pier so much, we're very proud of it and the history behind it. We look forward to seeing you the next time you stop by for Scones and Coffee. Kind regards, Southwold...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

The pier was beautiful and on a sunny day. Lovly and dog friendly cafe. Good walk and good company. Worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Johnathan D
Manager_GoughGrp, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Dear Johnathan D, Thank you for your review - so pleased to read you enjoyed it. Come back and see us again soon. Kind regards, Southwold Pier

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sarahlondon313
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Hayley C
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Response from Manager_GoughGrp | Property representative |
Hi, You are more than welcome to bring a dog as long as its on a lead. We also don't allow dogs into the Boardwalk Restaurant, but everywhere else is fine. Thanks, Southwold Pier
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Response from BagsyA | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see deck chairs, but there is a nice prom behind the beach.
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