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Dawlish Warren Nature Reserve

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We always return

We've been coming to dawlish warren and dawlish town for years now, and we always walk through the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Great area near the sea

it is fantastic to have a place to explore, kids to run around in and be near the sea. It needs to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dawn C
Dawlish, United Kingdom
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Dawlish Warren, Dawlish, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been coming to dawlish warren and dawlish town for years now, and we always walk through the reserve and search for wildlife, my children love to explore and the little centre is great to spend some time in and learn about the local wildlife...More

Thank Melon1789
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is fantastic to have a place to explore, kids to run around in and be near the sea. It needs to have a few moved boardwalks, but is a natural place of beauty that needs to be preserved. The car park are needs to...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was really interested in seeing dunes and beach after reading about all the work that has been done, I would say big improvement on last time visited - but not as good as my childhood memories of the mid 1970's

Thank steveturner779
Reviewed 1 week ago

walked through nature trail and back along the beach. Well maintained with information building and bird watch hide.

Thank mikebrown69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's the first time I used the trail but I was quite surprised how peaceful it was it was really nice just to have a lovely walk and there is a nature centre to visit .So if you like a walk this is the place...More

Thank philltucker339
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this reserve on recommendation by a tour guide residing in the guesthouse we were staying in. It was easy to get to by train, and the area was not far from the fairground and go-kart track. As a nature enthusiast, there was plenty...More

Thank dnlu36
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The best thing is there is a car park but I think it is limited. Lots of grasses and flora to see an ideal place to take the dog for a walk as lots of space to run.

Thank Janet04
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Safe to navigate with wheelchairs, well kept nature reserve with lots to see, and beautiful views across to Exmouth. A good walk with well behaved dogs who don't chase the wildlife. Useful signage. Parking in the very large 'Warren' car park which is a bit...More

Thank JuneB1906
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Scorcher of a day reserve is very pretty. Don't wear flip flops as the sand gets incredibly hot. Otherwise all great.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This is a nice family reserve that welcomes well behaved dogs too. Flat and easy to navigate with plenty of signs around to identify the animals and plants too

Thank nkurn
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30 January 2018|
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Response from Liz S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure.... it’s sand dunes with some compacted paths. I didn’t go far because the weather was awful but involved going over a bit of sand dune to get to the path. Not sure if there’s another way in. I didn’t go as far as... More
hanah P
12 July 2017|
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Response from 972Keith | Reviewed this property |
I do not know as we visited in April. However, wouldn't expect the Reserve to be busy other than with June adult guests - the Warren Nature Reserve is not really suitable for pushchairs. The Warren itself comprises mainly... More