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Herefordshire Beacon

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Address: Off A449 ( Ledbury Road ) from Malvern, Malvern, England

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Probably one of the more visited spots on this range of popular hills. I would think a lot of people venture here as part of a walk to see the adjacent British Camp. Either way... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Malvern, United Kingdom
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Malvern, United Kingdom
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315 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Probably one of the more visited spots on this range of popular hills. I would think a lot of people venture here as part of a walk to see the adjacent British Camp. Either way the walk up, most do it from the nearby car park, will provide 360 degree stunning views. Being local I tend to visit 'off peak'... More 

Thank gowerguy
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Convenient car park, good walk as far or as short as you want, a slightly still walk but not too difficult for most people

Thank Bob F
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Plenty of parking available on a pay and display basis. There's a lovely little cafe and a hotel across the road from the car park. Weather was cloudy so we didn't get treated to the available views, at least it was not raining. Sturdy footwear required, suitable for the majority of ages, steep in places so probably not suitable for... More 

Thank Thisisour0pinion
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59 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

A steep walk to the top from the car park but the views make it well worth it! You can walk down via a different route too making approx 2 mile walk in total. Great for dogs and kids, we used it to walk off some of our christmas food!

Thank emscot
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Herefordshire Beacon is we'll worth a visit, especially on a fine clear day when you can see more miles and miles across Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire plus a few other counties if the weather is really clear. Plenty of parking, paths kept in good condition by Malvern Hills Conservators, loos and a nearby cafe all add to the visitors experience.... More 

1 Thank Parky52
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

With views both ways over to Worcestershire and Herefordshire you cant get a better vantage point than this. The footpaths are clear and easy, there are a few steps and it can get mildly strenuous but overall and magnificent way to spend a Sunday morning.

Thank Gibbsy3195
Scheveningen, The Netherlands
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63 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We do go here regularly for walks with our dogs, children and friends. One of the most amazing views I have ever seen.

Thank Viathou P
Malvern, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

one of two twin peaks the Worcestershire beacon standing at1395 feet , and the Herefordshire beacon also known as the British camp a bronze age fort/settlement both a part of the line of Malvern hills and both a place of outstanding natural beauty plenty of places to walk but due to the steep rugged terrain its not accessible to all... More 

1 Thank chaddie51
Braintree England
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

A fort, a good view of Herefordshire and a great view down the ten mile line of the malvern line . excellent and a cup of tea at the cafe in the car park

Thank Mikepd
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36 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were lucky and the weather was hot and sunny- a steep climb from the car park up to "Roman CAmp" A great place to visualise what it must have been like over the centuries back to Iron Age. Views tremendous and having enjoyed this we walked down to Gullet Quarry and Hollybush Roughs and as far as Eastnor Castle.... More 

Thank Loretta R

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