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Not a lot to see now

A lovely old lighthouse with plenty of history, but unfortunately the whole place is fenced off... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
NAS1954
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Guildford, United Kingdom
Typical Lighthouse

Stumbled across this lighthouse whilst walking around the east end of the harbour, unable to gain... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
dnowland_12
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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2 Oct 2018
“Not a lot to see now”
25 Sep 2018
“Typical Lighthouse”
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wish I had read the last couple of reviews before we went out of our way to visit here. It is now all fenced off and overgrown. The bit you can see of the lighthouse is very impressive. The smell of fish is overpowering. So...More

Thank lizzie4916
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A lovely old lighthouse with plenty of history, but unfortunately the whole place is fenced off with metal fencing. The gardens have been let go as so very untidy and overgrown. If you are in the port area its a stones throw away.

Thank NAS1954
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Stumbled across this lighthouse whilst walking around the east end of the harbour, unable to gain access as it was fenced off. Nothing more to say, took a photo and left, don't go out of your way to find it.

Thank dnowland_12
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Although there is quite a bit of history I wouldn't go out of my way to visit. The gardens around it are a bit scruffy and you can't access it. A good point to aim for if you are walking the Estepona Paseo from the...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Neat little walk around the lighthouse with signs (both English and Spanish) giving history and plants names, however it was in much better shape when we were here last year. Needs a lot of weeding and gardening.

Thank Waveriders
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is an old lighthouse with history, and places where you can read about it. There are also places where you can sit, I recommend going there as well for the sunset, which is beautiful.

Thank Maria W
Reviewed 20 December 2016

A very calm and gentle wooden walkway curves round the base of the lighthouse ("faro") with long benches if you just want to sit and think and look at distant coastal and fishing port views. Nothing really special, perhaps ... but exactly right if you...More

Thank Mohammed S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

A little walk around here was very informative with notice boards giving lots of information. And great views of Gibralter.

Thank Ingrid O
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Situated at the town side of the port, the lighthouse is small and uninteresting. Don't go to any effort to see it.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Was expecting to be overcome by cats when visiting this place, based on previous reviews! There were none on the day we went. There are some informative panels about the gardens that have been planted and the lighthouse itself (still manned, what an amazing job!)....More

Thank FlashJackson
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