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Pulborough Brooks RSPB

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On A283 south east of Pulborough, Pulborough, England
+44 1798 875851
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A wonderful nature reserve

If you want peace, quiet, amazing views, fantastic wildlife, friendly Visitors Centre, cafe and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
christinelindsay1
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Pulborough, United Kingdom
The nightingale sang in .....

What a treat! An early evening stroll down to the RSPB sanctuary at Pullborough and we were treated... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Michael S
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On A283 south east of Pulborough, Pulborough, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want peace, quiet, amazing views, fantastic wildlife, friendly Visitors Centre, cafe and somewhere to walk your dog then this is the place for you! Easy to get to, knowledgable staff, amazing close up views of stunning wildlife and somewhere to relax and get...More

Thank christinelindsay1
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

What a treat! An early evening stroll down to the RSPB sanctuary at Pullborough and we were treated to a complete ensemble if bird songs, including the lovely voice of a woodland favourite, the Nightingale. Pullborough offers good parking, plenty of easy walks, with some...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I have visited this reserve many times over the years, throughout all seasons and there is always something that makes you realise what a fantastic part of the world this is, be it the scenery or the wildlife. The pathway round the reserve is easily...More

Thank CrispyHomer
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Lovely place to eat,as you can sit and view all around you the lovely countryside and the wild animals roaming around,you can also go walking for miles across the wild brooks...great.!

Thank paulfances
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Ideal place to begin a hobby, a number of hides for use, many differing bird types. Family friendly, with a small playground, pond dipping etc. Small shop with high quality optics, bird books and bird food. There is a cafe there, but the food seems...More

Thank Nonny M
Anna A, Visitor Experience Manager at Pulborough Brooks RSPB, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you for your comments - I'm glad you enjoy your visits to the reserve and like watching the birds and other wildlife. I'm sorry to hear that you've not had a great experience in our café. Following on from some long term staff sickness...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Very nice for a calm wander around. It seems to offer much for any time of the year. I think you have to be interested in the bugs to visit in summer as birds are in short supply. But it does do the bugs very...More

Thank max_patrick
Anna A, Visitor Experience manager at Pulborough Brooks RSPB, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

So pleased that you had a relaxing walk around our nature reserve. Yes, the birds can be rather quiet at this time of year - some are in hiding, others will be on their way back to Africa and it's a little early for our...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017

We did not visit the RSPB Cafe as had two noisy Parsons Russell in tow but we spend a happy few hours doing this excellent circular walk in and around the bird reserve and local area. There is lots going on here looking at the...More

Thank WilfSurrey
Anna A, Visitor Experience Manager at Pulborough Brooks RSPB, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thanks for your comments and I'm glad that you enjoyed your walk. Whilst we don't allow dogs inside the café or on our Wetland nature trail, you are always welcome to bring your 4-legged friends onto our tea terrace and enjoy a cup of coffee,...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Have driven passed this place over the years and never stopped. This time as a lovely sunny day and 7 year old who loves nature we stopped. Great good amount of parking and yes £5 per adult to get in but if it keeps it...More

Thank Mapledown
Anna A, Visitor Experience Manager at Pulborough Brooks RSPB, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

So glad that you decided to stop and give us a try. I'm even happier that you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for your lovely comments and for supporting the RSPB by becoming members. Hope we'll see you again.

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

1st time we have visited .cost £5 to go in . Trails to follow and fun things for little ones to collect bugs etc. Weather was good could see for Mrs and there was a bird room . Take your binoculars. Had lunch which was...More

Thank Jakki H
Anna A, Visitor Experience Manager at Pulborough Brooks RSPB, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thanks for your feedback - I'm so glad that you enjoyed our family activities, views and café. I hope we'll see you again.

Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is a huge RSPB nature reserve near the South Downs covering 500+ acres of wetland, farmland and heathland. My wife and I went mid week in May 2017, and although the car park was fairly busy, we met very few people as the reserve...More

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Anna A, Visitor Experience Manager at Pulborough Brooks RSPB, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback - it is great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to our nature reserve. My colleague Emily and I do the signs - we both enjoy writing and painting them but it does take time so...More

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Arundeleagle
18 April 2017|
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Response from Anna A | Property representative |
If you are an RSPB member you can access the nature trails for free. If you're not a member the entry fee is £5 for adults, £2 for children. Additional charges are made for events. You can find further details for your... More
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Paul O
25 August 2016|
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Response from Anna A | Property representative |
Sorry, only just picked up your question. We have two nature trails on the reserve. You are very welcome to bring your dogs along with you for a walk on our wooded heathland trail. There is a public footpath that runs... More
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