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Went here with family and our dogs. Sadly the lighthouse was closed but was nice to walk round a... read more

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Darren M
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United Kingdom
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I was a wee bit worried about going to a pet friendly caravan. Armed with cleaning and air... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
linda j
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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed today via mobile

Went here with family and our dogs. Sadly the lighthouse was closed but was nice to walk round a lovely historic lighthouse. It is rocky around the lighthouse but nothing to difficult to walk over and it has stunning views. It is a great place...More

Thank Darren M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a wee bit worried about going to a pet friendly caravan. Armed with cleaning and air freshener products we headed off for a 4 night break at Lighthouse Lesure Caravan Park. We arrived quite a bit early but the caravan was ready and...More

Thank linda j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

been coming to Southerness since i was little with my aunt and now i still come to this place. beach is peaceful and a lovely walk. Lighthouse is a focal point and is in good condition. light house is non operational these days although try...More

Thank Rab C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Padlocked and no access so unable to go inside. Not sure we missed much as really bad smell from inside anyway.

1  Thank madaboutcars
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped here to visit the lighthouse. Great views from the top. Few creaky stairs on the way up. No use if your scared of heights Guy at top runs a wee shop good place to see.

Thank George M
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Well we stumbled on the lighthouse and piped in to see what it had to offer! It’s private run and really run down a H&S nightmare but the view was amazing and I actually liked the fact it was so odd and the guy up...More

Thank LoveTravel606739
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

First and last time visiting Lighthouse leisure park. I don't like to give negative reviews, however this was not a pleasant stay. Positives - There are certainly has plenty on it, a bar shop, chip shop laundry amusement arcade and a children play area very...More

Thank tunedtothemoon
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Not much to see other than a very old and dilapidated with no access. I don’t think the light still works as I’m sure the building would be in better condition. There is a coastal path which is rocky so not very user friendly.

Thank enjoyinglife49
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We often visit the park deans caravan park, so often pop into the lovely little Southerness. A pretty lighthouse on a nice beach. There's 2 nice pubs, a gift shop, some amusements and a fish and chip shop. My family and I like paying the...More

Thank Emma_Pilks
Reviewed 4 July 2018

A light house at Southerness I don't know any history about it but it stands on a bit off sand beach on the Solway firth guarding ships and sailors from a time long ago.

1  Thank Robert M
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Steve-Edwards-2015
20 July 2017|
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Response from Cameron4 | Reviewed this property |
During the summer, the guy tries to open it every weekend I think but he said that's not always possible. There doesn't seem to be set opening times though.
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Jacqueline R
17 July 2016|
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Response from bahiggs | Reviewed this property |
The Lighthouse was Built in 1749, it is square and hasn't been used since 1931, it's about 56Ft tall, i hope this helps
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