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“south downs” (26 reviews)
“car park” (40 reviews)
Ditchling, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First time visit to ditching becon and won't be the last. Fantastic views and so many different walks.The one thing that was a little annoying was the hassle of paying to park via your mobile phone,although £2for the day was very reasonable for this day...More

Thank ktbffh1905
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a very cold Saturday morning. Various pools were frozen over. Such amazing views; remember your camera! Only negative? We are National Trust members but went in our friends car, so we didn’t have our NT car park sticker to park for free. Why...More

Thank Louise A
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This is a stunning place to view the country from the Downs - helps if you have a clear day.If you're really keen, you could cycle.

Thank dvdgurr04
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is truly a wonderful place to either start a walk from or end it. The views stretch for miles to the North Downs to the North and both East and West. Star gazing too this is a good spot. Sometimes there is an ice-cream...More

Thank sandim203
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Ditching Beacon is a beautiful geographical location with spectacular views. I find it unbelievable that some people rate it poorly because sometimes the view is poor, there are no loos and the phone signal is bad. Well, this is simply, and thankfully, not a commercialised...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We passed Ditchling Beacon on the fifth day of six walking along the South Downs Way. One of the several high points of the sunny day, affording great views in every direction.

Thank GrumpsDC
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Walked from the small car park at the foot of the Beacon, just outside Ditchling (surface a bit rough and uneven but ok) You can choose to drive up the hill to the NT car park but this was more fun. Got the blood flowing...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This is National Trust land with wonderful walks and views. If driving there is a tiny car park and I would imagine it gets full on busy days and there is no where else to park. We arrived late afternoon on a blustery and cool...More

1  Thank RobertJE
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Amazing view across the Downs and Weald. Lies on the South Downs Way. Easy access and car park. Great for serious walkers

Thank Bongtree2015
Reviewed 15 June 2017

For those with limited walking ability, this is one of a limited number of hills with a car park (pay) at the top!

Thank Bill N
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Aiden O
23 April 2017|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
If you are walking that would be a good idea as it is high above both Ditchling itself and Brighton. If you are cycling you will have a drinks bottle etc and when you have been to the Beacon pop down into Ditchling for a... More
Sean H
15 January 2016|
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Response from harrysmeech | Reviewed this property |
A tough 30 minutes+