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Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

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Address: Harbour Road | Rye Harbour, Rye TN31 7TU, England
Phone Number: 01797 227 784
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Description: A coastal nature reserve with 5 birdwatching hides and miles of footpaths...
A coastal nature reserve with 5 birdwatching hides and miles of footpaths to explore. Habitats include saltmarsh, shingle, saline lagoons, grazing marsh and reedbed. Visit at any time of year to see a range of birds, plants and other animals, including many that are rare. Find out more by visiting the website or joining the Friends.
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Lovely walk

Great walk to the beach nice place to be quiet and enjoy the views bonus if you are a nature lover. People walk along here in all weather.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Great walk to the beach nice place to be quiet and enjoy the views bonus if you are a nature lover. People walk along here in all weather.

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Bembridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

What a relaxing day we had at the reserve. The weather was just right. Not too hot and dry. Amazing variety of sea birds. We took a packed lunch and spent the whole day there with our dog who loved the sea. Not many people around. My wife had a wonderful time with her camera and I did with my... More 

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Holbeach, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Beautiful nature reserve and local harbour scenes. Well worth visiting but rain does not help. RNLI shed was closed ...opens for a few hours on Sundays. Take a walk up to the harbour mouth if you have time through the reserve well worth the views.

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Kent, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

I visited Rye Harbour today, a return visit after a long time, I was sad to see that apart from the Harbour there was nothing much else there, I thought after a period of time that the area might be a bit more appealing, there is one pub at the Harbour which looked run down.

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

you can spend hours here at peace with the world on long walks and looking at nature as its intended. so much to see as you walk along the nature paths. on your own or with family pets. or cycle and take in the scenery. plenty of places to sit if your disabled or needed to rest your weary feet.... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

Lots of nature walks with bird observation places, can walk to camber castle about a mile to get there, wheelchair accessible routes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Birds and beaches. Stunning and off beaten track for walks that will fill you with awe and wonder. Great at Springtime. Highly recommended. Free parking.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Clean beach and scenic route. Us and the dogs were able to run around freely as the beach was not crowded. Stoney beach with good views. Only problem is no toilets nearby (asked lady at nature building and was told toilet was private). Other than that brilliant!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

I actually live about 3 minutes from the harbour. It's a lovely place and it's always busy even at Christmas time

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

A lovely place to walk around and enjoy watching some birds and other wildlife. Would have wished to have spent a longer time there as unfortunately it was quite a quick visit.

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