Berry Head Nature Reserve

Key Information

S W Coast Path, Brixham TQ5, UK
Open All Year


An English Riviera UNESCO Global Geopark Key Site.

Berry Head National Nature Reserve guards the southern half of Tor Bay. One of the main gateways to the English Riviera Global Geopark, it is an internationally-acclaimed heritage site, home to a fascinating variety of wildlife and history, with recently-restored Napoleonic War fortifications. Enjoy the stunning views and superb local food at the Guardhouse Cafe, visit the Visitor Centre, enjoy one of the many events, and walk the ramparts as the soldiers did 200 years ago.

It’s also a great site for some serious rock climbing and kayaking for the more adventurous.

Berry Head is free to visit and open all year.

Dogs: Welcome in the Nature Reserve and the Guardhouse Café on a lead.


  • Free


  • On-Site Café
  • Picnic Site
  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Walking Routes
  • Visitor Centre


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