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Flamborough Lighthouse

Flamborough Head, Flamborough, Bridlington, England
+44 1262 678255
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Not a lot here but a good place to visit, with great views and access to cliff to walks. The cafe... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dgchezza
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Stunning views

Walked to the lighthouse from flambourgh village it took us about half an hour .It was well worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jean H
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County Durham, United Kingdom
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A lighthouse was first built on the Flamborough Headland in 1669 but was never lit. The current lighthouse was built in 1806 and acts as a waypoint for deep sea vessels and coastal traffic as well as marking the Flamborough Headland for vessels heading for the ports of Scarborough and Bridlington. Tours of Flamborough Lighthouse are organised by East Riding of Yorkshire Council under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House.
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Flamborough Head, Flamborough, Bridlington, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not a lot here but a good place to visit, with great views and access to cliff to walks. The cafe provides a good range of food drinks. An information/visitor centre would add to the visiting experience.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked to the lighthouse from flambourgh village it took us about half an hour .It was well worth the walk there are two lghthouses the first one you come across now disused it is on the edge of the golf course and it is called...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The surrounding coastline is magnificent, we saw seals playing in the bay. Lovely paths to follow. Plenty of birds to watch as well.

Thank Nannymac57
Reviewed 1 week ago

Miles of foot paths to explore along the coastline - and when the tide is out - plenty of little caves to explore

Thank Britdancer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited just after 6pm so saw the area with the sun starting to set. The walk to the cliffs gives a great view, but don't look down if you get dizzy! The lighthouse is wonderful as the light sets on it, in the distance is...More

Thank Paul1971Leeds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off after visit to Brid, Excellent views out to North sea and superb spot for bird watching lots of steps tho if you do want to get down to the beach/sand. Nice cakes in the Lighthouse cafe, and good pot of Yorkshire tea

Thank Martyn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great spot. I ride out with each new motorcycle I get and have a photo in the same spot. Have done this with the last 7/8 bikes.

Thank Shandy_bass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting, especially to see the source of the honking at night in the fog.... About an hour or so could be spent here, not more than 2!!

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today, beautiful place. Views are beautiful, and the lighthouse is stunning. We were lucky enough to also sea two seals in the sea! There is a pub/cafe and a gift shop which sells all sorts of stuff. Well worth a visit.

Thank Em5ley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic views . Information points of interest .cute little gift shop reasonably priced .Basic cafe with simple prices. Lovely clean toilet block . Tours up the lighthouse.

Thank 987sharon123
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qupe12
February 6, 2017|
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Response from Eileenusher | Reviewed this property |
It varies Winter to Summer, you need to go onto their website.
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Bradford_mum
September 22, 2016|
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Response from Neil N | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you check with Sewerby Hall website, as I personally do not know.
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janicephillips2016
September 17, 2016|
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Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
I would say not because of the last bit up to where the light is. It's a narrow metal ladder.
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