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Coastguard Cottages

CoastGuard Cottages | Cuckmere Haven, Seaford BN25 4AR, England
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Glorious

Great country walk - start at Alfriston, walk along the Cuckmere Valley, stop for a drink at The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Andrew G
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Seaford, United Kingdom
Fabulous sunrise photography location

Fabulous location for walking and photography, beach access and fantastic views of the cliffs... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
trusty131
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London
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The Coastguard Cottages and the Severn Sisters cliffs are one of the most breathtaking views in the UK. This scene is on of the most visited and photographed views in the UK. Have you taken a #CoastgaurdCottages #Seaford Selfie?
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“iconic view” (6 reviews)
“stony beach” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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CoastGuard Cottages | Cuckmere Haven, Seaford BN25 4AR, England
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"iconic view"
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"seaford head"
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"white cliffs"
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"cuckmere haven"
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"concrete road"
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"free parking"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great country walk - start at Alfriston, walk along the Cuckmere Valley, stop for a drink at The Golden Galleon then on to the cottages for a sit down, then through the nature reserve along the cliff tops to seaford for a coffee and cake...More

Thank Andrew G
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Fabulous location for walking and photography, beach access and fantastic views of the cliffs, waves and cottages

Thank trusty131
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

These cottages feature on many programs and had to see them, its a pleasant walk to get there, and they are a little bit of history perched almost (now) on the cliff tops, you cant go in them but you can walk around the outside,...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Walked here from Seaford beach over to the cottages passing through the golf course. A great walk with spectacular views.

Thank rikncaz
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

As one proceeds east from the Country Park's parking lot towards the Seven Sisters, a series of "coastguard cottages" emerge down by the seaside. The views of the "ever so white cliffs" from these cottages is simply amazing!! It is also interesting to see the...More

Thank smdoctoroff
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

A photo of the famous coastgard cottages with the Seven Sisters in the background were my computer screen saver for many years. Now I am lucky to live close by. Much better than on the photo, with easy walks from the Barns carpark or from...More

Thank Forkies
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

During the hike from the cliffs, you come upon these well kept cottages which overlook the sea and are just very charming.

Thank Richard G
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This is a views that must not been missed.. best place to park is south hill Barn car park... stunning views looking across to the Seven Sisters

Thank Tripmagnet
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Beautiful coastal walk with picturesque views especially lovely on a sunny day and you can do a circular walk either to the golden galleon pub or the tea shop and visitors centre, can be a bit wet on part of the pathway.

Thank Michelle D
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Classic sea and coastal view..Chalk cliffs, The seven sisters form a beautiful backdrop to these cottages precariously perched on the cliff edge.Peaceful surroundings, clear footpath all the way down to the stony beach. If you are brave, it is possible to traverse the river at...More

Thank mandyofart
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tcosta02
22 January 2017|
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Response from Shortis | Reviewed this property |
Last reviewer answered it. Wear boots not shoes as that walk does get muddy.
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