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Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve

#11 of 73 things to do in Coventry Features Animals
Brandon Lane, Coventry CV3 3GW, England
+44 24 7630 2912
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First visit to Brandon Marsh for several years, wished we had returned sooner, mainly interested in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
Beautiful relaxing walking in the nature

Beautiful place, peaceful and relaxing, you can walk and enjoy a magnificent nature...perfect for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MarisaDiFab D
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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Brandon Lane, Coventry CV3 3GW, England
+44 24 7630 2912
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Reviewed 4 days ago

First visit to Brandon Marsh for several years, wished we had returned sooner, mainly interested in bird photography and was not disappointed. Just needs a larger car park.

Thank RitaandJeff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place, peaceful and relaxing, you can walk and enjoy a magnificent nature...perfect for kids too. I got 2 boys 5 and 2 . They can discover safely the nature and there is a play area too with muddy kitchen)). The cafe is very good....More

Thank MarisaDiFab D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Why I haven't been here before? That was the question I asked to myself when we found that place roaming on country roads. It was Feb of course it wasn't at its best but We really enjoyed the calmness and chirping of birds. Will visit...More

Thank Faiza K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying locally and decided to visit the attraction. Friendly greeting when we paid our entry. We got a map and spent two hours walking round and visiting the hides. Plenty of space to view nature in peace. Well worth a visit. We also...More

Thank graham l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for a short visit or a full day. Woodland walks on good paths, reed beds, hides for close up views of the wildlife. Shop for your wildlife books, gifts and bird food supplies. Be sure to visit the café for excellent and well...More

Thank AndrewB47374
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited during a bank holiday (May 1st). The lady on reception was very friendly and helpful. She explained to us the benefits of a membership (around £5 a month) after we asked and gave us a map of the reserve. Cost was £2.50 per...More

Thank Brad P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a member of Warwickshire Wildlife Trust and have been to Brandon Marsh several times.I thought I would try a Saturday visit as on recent weekdays the the car park has been nearly full. However, this morning (Saturday 29 April 2017) as I was...More

1  Thank Paul D
WarksWildlifeTrust, Communications Officer at Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this review

Hi Paul, thanks for getting in touch. I'm sorry you felt you couldn't come on to the reserve while Wildfest was on, I think the hides further onto the reserve were still quiet as most of the families stayed close to the visitor centre, meadow...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved it. Toasting marshmallows, pond dipping, mini beast hunt, willow weaving and den building. What more could a 4 year old want. We all had a fab day for the grand total of £6. The only slight negative was that the cafe could not...More

Thank MicheleHinckley
Reviewed April 13, 2017

A really nice walk, especially when topped off with a drink and snack in the cafe. The site is a nature reserve but its main geared around bird watching (lots of different hides around a number of different lakes). However, there is a shop and...More

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Visited Brandon Marsh with our 2 young grandchildren yesterday. It was AMAZING. We had a groupon voucher so the visit only cost £3. A fantastic cheap day out. They loved being in the hides watching the birds. We saw a goose hatching her eggs and...More

Thank Tracey G
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Can i bring my own picnic. It's my fiances birthday and just want some peace and quiet together.
May 23, 2017|
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Response from Faiza K | Reviewed this property |
you can bring anything with you but please dont forget to collect your litter as its nature reserve. the best bet is you punch in their digits and ask to avoid any embarrassment. its definitely a quiet place to celebrate... More
Brad P
Is this place open on bank holidays?
May 1, 2017|
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Response from WarksWildlifeTrust | Property representative |
Yes, we're open on bank holidays! Thanks, Louise Barrack Communications Officer
Which is the best hide to see kingfishers
August 16, 2015|
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Response from Richard T | Reviewed this property |
I would ask at the shop/paydesk.