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What a gem in the Vale, great parking and the views are unbelievable. Be very very careful with... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
steven M
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Fantastic views

We were lucky to find the lighthouse open today. Chris, the volunteer who keeps the place going is... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
chrisgoodbourn1
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For 175 years Nash Point lighthouse, designed by James Walker, the Engineer-in-Chief to Trinity House, has been keeping the mariner safe of Nash Sands, the sandbanks off the point at the entrance to the Bristol Channel. In 1977 a rare plant, the...more
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

What a gem in the Vale, great parking and the views are unbelievable. Be very very careful with children running about, the cliffs are straight down and no fencing. There is a small tea room and a toilet further down. In winter it's bitter but...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2018

We were lucky to find the lighthouse open today. Chris, the volunteer who keeps the place going is a mine of information. The views from the top are worth the many stairs!

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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great place to visit the views are stunning and on a clear day you can seen across the channel, great place to chill out with a picnic or even have food at the local pub

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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Had the good fortune to be invited to a wedding at Nash Point lighthouse recently. Outstanding position with views to die for. However, it was the lovely couple who look after the lighthouse and organise and help with weddings who made it a day to...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2018

Tall lighthouse but didn't go in it as you had to pay. I parked in st donats (as you have to pay for parking in nash point) and walked past atlantic colllage onto the cliff to nash point. there you will find the tall nash...More

1  Thank Ryan S
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We stopped here on our recent trip to Wales. Unfortunately, the lighthouse was closed due to a wedding which is a real shame as we were keen to visit it. We still had a walk around as the place offers amazing views and spent a...More

Thank Lucie K
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Popped in today while it was raining and it was worth the visit, never been in a lighthouse before so this ticked a box, the binoculars at the top are great. Not much else to say except read the book and look at the pictures.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Had no idea that the lighthouse opened to the public and had a wonderful time inside it. Incredible views from the top, really interesting history, a very knowledgeable guide and well worth a visit! We loved it. I can't believe that they decommissioned the foghorns...More

Thank blackdragonwales
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Would highly recommend a visit. The tour is great and the views on a sunny day are superb. The kids loved learning about each floor of the lighthouse. If you in the area pop in and give it a whirl.

Thank Chennando
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

We first came here last year walking dog but didn't have time to go into lighthouse so I promised the children we would return. Luckily we have been following on Facebook so we can keep upto date on when lighthouse is open as it is...More

Thank Leigh M
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Response from billbar999 |
Nash point lighthouse was built by the Trinity House engineers in 1831 since then the lighthouse and compound has always been owned by Trinity House. There are 4 cottages within the compound 2 of which are holiday lets and 2... More
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