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RSPB Reserves - Suffolk

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Beautiful place

Have been many times, beautiful walks and lots of different habitats. Helpful staff who are very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
carol_forsythe
2 days burd watching

Great reserve, good Centre and shop with cafe, and excellent hides and experts generally in them to... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Adrian E
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Newport, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 February 2015

I loved everything about it: the staff, the atmosphere, the restaurant and the shop, the walks and the hides..brilliant!

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Fine but hearing about the deer cull a few years back put me off. Seems very hypocritical to raise money to protect birds in this very beautiful natural environment but to kill off loads of deer because of damage to trees and foliage. Cancelled my...More

2  Thank jonadd
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Have been many times, beautiful walks and lots of different habitats. Helpful staff who are very knowledgable . Cafe good and caters for a variety of diets. Lovely gift shop.

Thank carol_forsythe
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Great reserve, good Centre and shop with cafe, and excellent hides and experts generally in them to help you know what's what.

Thank Adrian E
Reviewed 7 August 2018

With a pair of binoculars to hand Minsmere is a wonderful place to visit with many birds etc to see if you are patient in the hides or observant on the walks. Lots of advice, wardens and guides to he with identification.

Thank teacherAnn1704
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I went to the RSPB site in North Warren with my friends to see what birds were there. The biggest problem is finding the pace. You’re given a grid reference in the RSPB book, but no postcode. There is s postcode on the RSPB website,...More

Thank GraemeAndrews
Reviewed 7 November 2017

What a great place to go, weather it's for a quick coffee or a longer day looking at all the wonderful wildlife and for me even on a mobility scooter which I could get from the centre was easy to still get around. A great...More

Thank iian22
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Fine but hearing about the deer cull a few years back put me off. Seems very hypocritical to raise money to protect birds in this very beautiful natural environment but to kill off loads of deer because of damage to trees and foliage. Cancelled my...More

2  Thank jonadd
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Absolutely fantastic, make the effort to walk this scenic and beautiful reserve. Don't forget your goggles and the cheese scones in the cafeteria are a must.

Thank flanners
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

As a member of the RSPB we regular visit this facility to not only view what wildlife is on view but also to walk the area which has good walking paths, most are suitable for wheelchair use. There is an excellent cafe and shop, and...More

Thank Glyn S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

It's great, lots to do and see, great staff. Plenty of places to see the wildlife, peaceful and tranquil.

Thank suerocks13
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Narrow lanes lead to the sanctuary for around 2 miles. Drive slowly and carefully. Lovely walks by sea, marshes, woods, lakes, etc. with a variety of birds, and often people to point them out and explain. Children seem happy, ticking off what they see on...More

Thank Barrie L
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