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WIldlife & Scenery Heaven

There are so many benefits to this part of the South West Coast Path in and around Godrevy Head... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kenmarsue
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St Ives, United Kingdom
Gorgeous views, super fresh air, and Kellys' ice cream what more could a person want.

This NT spot is well worth the fee even if not a member. So beautiful and clean and well cared... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Corra007
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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This short 0.6 mile walk on the South West Coast Path has great views across St Ives Bay, and out to the lighthouse on Godrevy Island just off shore. Children will love the long beach, as well as the island and the lighthouse and the tales of...more
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All reviews mutton national trust car park the cliff hells mouth lovely walk nt cafe fantastic scenery half mile walk free for nt members seal colony great views across the bay photo opportunities sea birds light house low tide car parking on the rocks
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many benefits to this part of the South West Coast Path in and around Godrevy Head . An excellent stopping off/rest place with the National Trust car park and Facilities with a Café and lovely beaches on the west side of the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kenmarsue
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This NT spot is well worth the fee even if not a member. So beautiful and clean and well cared for. Being a wheelchair user is not a problem other than a few bumps etc. Access to the beach - with care. Great for the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Corra007
Reviewed 29 October 2018

It was a cloudy day but that did not diminish our enjoyment of the stunning coastline. Depending on where you start, you will see a fabulous beach, great waves crashing on huge boulders, a lonely lighthouse, seals frolicking in the water off the coast and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank maggie44113
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Easy walk along the coast from the NT car park. Stunning scenery within minutes. An amazing view of the lighthouse and the seals below. On this occasion we continued the walk to Hells Mouth. More stunning scenery and not too long a walk. Unfortunately the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank QueenieWorcester
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

What an incredible place. After buying coffee and cake in the NT Cafe we parked up on the field car park with views across the Towans and to St Ives. After we’d finished I thought I’d take the dog for a quick walk to photograph...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Prestonwalkies
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The walk and view are an artful experience. Whether you study the whole or focus on the hundreds of details there are colors, textures and movement to study, appreciate and amaze you. The interaction of all the elements will keep your attention at every turn

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travelbob1
Reviewed 16 September 2018

This is a very simple walk to take in some stunning views. The lighthouse is matched by the seal colony. If you are lucky the seals will be on form.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mark_wendy19
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Lovely walk easy rise to overlook the beaches and coves below. One was full of seals basking in the sun. National Trust car park with cafe and toilets on site. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

As a local I am constantly somewhere along the North Cliffs no matter what the weather! This is in my eyes one of the most beautiful walks in the world and I would recommend it to anybody visiting. There are lots of hidden gems within...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank joshbcorn
Reviewed 9 August 2018

The most refreshing visit. Beautiful coastline . Well kept pathways and accessible to all . Dog friendly walks on the coast but not allowed on the beaches below .

Date of experience: August 2018
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