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Address: Ditchling, England
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Simply beautiful

Outstanding views Wonderful location Great walks , car parking available . Lovely for dog walking too, picnics

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding views Wonderful location Great walks , car parking available . Lovely for dog walking too, picnics

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the effort as the views are stunning to enjoy the best of the South Downs. Do dress for ever changing weather conditions.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great views and stopping off point on the Sussex Downs, love the way you can park at the top or walk up from the bottom. Have attacked this as a dog walker, cyclist and with horses.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It just so happened that we picked the right day to visit as the sky was clear so we had an amazing view of the whole area. The car park was full due to everyone taking advantage of the weather too, plenty of places to walk, run, cycle horse ride which made it seem less busy. Nature at its best.

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Ditchling, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

What a lovely place,views in all directions,I have ridden and walked there for 60 years and it never fails to amaze and clear the mind of todays rubbish .If you are lucky the Ice Cream man visits !

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2017

Our family go for walks regularly and was recommended here. Both car parks were full but we parked in town. The views are lovely and we did enjoy it, however Be Very Careful! We didn't see many signs on paths to take and miles they would be so we went our own way down. Before we knew it there was... More 

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

I'm somewhat biased, as I live within walking distance of Ditchling Beacon. But, unlike many things that we come to take for granted when on your doorstep, I never tire of Ditchling Beacon, and the wonderful views across the Sussex countryside and as far as the Surrey Hills, and North Downs.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

Not sure if The Who had Ditching Beacon in mind when they wrote the song, but as the saying goes, if the caps fits. It certainly lived up to expectations on a sunny November day, stunning panoramic views to the south to Brighton, to the east and west along the South Downs Way and to the north, the spectacular Sussex... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

Wow! It was a beautiful clear day in early November, perfect for a couple of hours strolling on the top of the world. The views are spectacular and panoramic. Lots of friendly families and couples, all in a great mood. You couldn't ask for more from this fantastic attraction. Car park is small but the No 79 bus will bring... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

A great place for a picnic or a walk. You can walk to Jack and Jill windmill's which is a few miles to the West. The walkways and path's are quite smooth and accessible. A fantastic way to see all across Sussex, whilst getting some clean fresh air.

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