Hastings Country Park Nature Reserve

Hastings, East Sussex, TN35 5DY

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Hastings Country Park Nature Reserve

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A fabulous nature reserve with stunning coastal scenery situated within the High Weald Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Explore ancient woodland glens with their unique biodiversity and rugged coastal paths.  Conservation grazing and sustainable management helps make this one of the most important nature reserves in the country.

The Bale House, Hastings Country Park's innovative new visitor centre is the first of its kind in Hastings. Built sustainably from materials including straw bales, it contains information about the park, including its habitats and local wildlife, a café and merchandise supplied by local businesses. 

A leaflet containing a detailed map of Hastings Country Park and the numerous walks within it is available from the Tourist Information Centre, or you can download it here.

 

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Y6909VWcarolk
      Hastings, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Varied landscapes
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 13th November 2022
      Parts nearest town tend to get crowded but go a little further off the beathen track and youare more likelly to find people looking at nature or dogwalkers. The very far end has steep acsess, after a... Read full review
    • hallidayny
      New York City, New York
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      I really liked Hastings
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 21st November 2022
      I found this whole town really nice. Lots of restaurants, lots of history, easy to do sporting activities, very nice place to walk, relax and play. Read full review
    • Andrew081
      St. Albans, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Lovely views, but can be a bit windswept
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 13th January 2023
      The country park, with its views and cliff top walk, are either accessed via steps (that are not too arduous) or via the East Cliff Railway. I found best option is to use the railway to get to the... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Facilities

    Catering

    • Outdoor eating area - and indoor eating area

    Children & Infants

    • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

    Parking & Transport

    • Own car park (Fee Applies)
    • Railway station within 5 miles

    Provider Preferences

    • Countryside Setting - and coastal setting

    Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)

    What's Nearby

    1. A Theatre and Art Gallery in Hastings' Old Town. The theatre is open all year round and…

      0.63 miles away
    2. Located in the heart of Hastings Old Town, Blue Reef Hastings is home to over 3,500…

      0.71 miles away
    3. The Shipwreck Museum, situated in the historic Old Town of Hastings, contains a truly…

      0.73 miles away
    1. A former fishermen's church by the old net shops, now a museum on local fishing with ship…

      0.74 miles away
    2. Located between High Street and The Bourne, Hastings History House is the headquarters of…

      0.82 miles away
    3. With 30+ vineyards across Kent & Sussex their private tours will take you to some of the…

      0.86 miles away
    4. The Shirley Leaf & Petal Company, an extraordinary family business which dates back over…

      0.87 miles away
    5. An exciting adventure for all the family as you explore the sandstone wonders of St…

      0.88 miles away
    6. Try your hand at the penny machines and crane grabbers at Hastings' Flamingo Amusements.

      0.89 miles away
    7. The Lifeboat Station is located at The Stade in Hastings Old Town – right next to the…

      0.91 miles away
    8. Historic Experiences

      Immerse yourself in history with a bespoke tour of Hastings.

      0.93 miles away
    9. Celebrating the customs and manners of British teatime, our Tea Room is open Friday,…

      1.06 miles away
    10. The United Kingdom's steepest funicular railway is not only a structure of national…

      1.08 miles away
    11. A heritage funicular railway on Hastings' West Hill.

      1.08 miles away
    12. Hastings Adventure Golf is the UK home of Miniature Golf and features no less than 3,…

      1.09 miles away
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