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Wonderful place peaceful

Go and see it so close to Oxford and feels so far away . Parking is a mare when there starlings are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary P
Lovely vistas

Simply go and look and feel the atmosphere - relax and feel the breeze on your face. Refreshing and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CCERB
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Go and see it so close to Oxford and feels so far away . Parking is a mare when there starlings are around but WOW the murmurations are amazing !

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mary P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply go and look and feel the atmosphere - relax and feel the breeze on your face. Refreshing and historical ....a lovely place for dogs too.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CCERB
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have watched the formation of Otmoor reserve from afar over the last 20 years when driving through Beckley or on the Otmoor Murcott Rd but have never got round to visiting until today. It was quite busy, around a dozen cars but plenty of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank stevehI8637XB
Reviewed July 6, 2018

What a lovely place to visit, had a lovely afternoon walking around, plenty of birds around and the surroundings are beautiful. A great visit

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Howlo
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Picturesque village The Abingdon arms is a must The Otmoor RSPB site is wonderful Great variety of birds on offer Will be returning

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank davethedrill
Reviewed June 18, 2018

It's all about the birds here - you won't find toilets or a fancy visitors centre and you won't find walkways into sensitive areas. Just enjoy the walk!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank yellowm72
Reviewed June 6, 2018

We live about 30 minutes away. This is a fantastic reserve and we have seen Barn Owls, Swifts, Curlew and Badgers. The starling murmurations in Winter are a must see although best to avoid weekends as the car park fills up very quickly.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank cm9720
Reviewed May 29, 2018

One of the dwindling Midlands locations to see the fast declining Turtle Dove this massive area also provides Hobbies Cuckoos & many Warblers. Walks short & long you can easily spend all day here. The threat of a new Govn proposed Super Highway is an...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Wellitsmytake
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Very nice little nature reserve. Saw several different types of birds. Limited parking and quite muddy in the winter, so come prepared. Will definitely go back.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Trizzichi
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit, to watch the starling flock in there thousands displaying the amazing murmuration a fantastic acrobatic mass before roosting. Plus Lapwings, Turtle Doves and so much more!! ('<>')

Date of experience: September 2017
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