Brean Down

Brean Down, coastal site, Somerset

Important notice -

Please be aware there are ongoing roadworks along Beach Road towards Brean Down. Access to the Down and car park may be delayed from 7 November. Brean Down, the shop and cafe are open as usual.

A natural pier with dramatic cliffs and Victorian fort

Plan your visit to Brean Down

Brean Down goats on sea cliff edge

Animals and plants 

Explore the steep slopes and sweeping pastures on Brean Down, home to a wide variety of rare plants and birds.

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.

Brean Down

History

Brean Down fort, Somerset

Discover the past 

Go on a journey through time - from Neolithic man to the peninsula's vital role defending the South West during the Second World War.

Brean Down

Places to stay

A view of Brean Cove Apartment and the down beyond

Brean Cove Apartment 

A new holiday apartment has opened at Brean Down. If you'd like to stay a little longer, book a holiday beside the sea. Apartment sleeps four, prices start from as little as £11 per person, per night (based on a 7 night stay).

Brean Down

Get involved

Abseilers surveying Wellington Monument

Volunteer in Somerset's countryside 

Volunteering opportunities across Somerset Coast and Countryside

Brean Down

Venue hire

Brean Down

A beautiful backdrop to your event 

We have two spaces available for hire

Brean Down

Eating and shopping

Family enjoying tea

What's cooking this autumn? 

Discover a tasty treat in the cove cafe.