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As I mentioned in my TripAdvisor review of The Needles themselves, I was rather disappointed about having to pay for everything here at The Needles, including into this, the old Battery. There's also a new Battery.
If it wasn't £5 for parking, it was the...More
Walked to the Needles Battery from Tennyson’s Column along the top of the downs it’s a spectacular if blowy walk and a fine view of the Needles as a reward.Interesting history and wonderful views. Definitely worth a visit
A weekend break on Isle of White was too short to see all the island beauties. We were told the needles is a must see. A short drive through countryside lanes will bring you to this gem location.
It was a very windy cold October...More
The Battery is in two parts, the old and the new! We didn’t visit the old, where the majority of tourist go. Instead, we tracked up over the headland to the new. Now, there is not a great deal to see or hear, but the...More
Went in the summer and the weather was fantastic. It is a long walk (for me) from the car park, but the views are excellent on a clear day. There was plenty to wander round in your own time and even had a small café...More
The light, sea, sky and views were amazing. The history of the battery was well preserved and gave plenty to explore. There are two handicapped spaces that can be asked for by calling the phone number at the pedestrian entrance to the path to the...More
Response from ClearlyAM | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure - but I would think they might be less - they have been really helpful when I have called the Needles Landmark (the chairlift/ car parking is different to National Trust) in the past - you can call them on... More
I am not sure - but I would think they might be less - they have been really helpful when I have called the Needles Landmark (the chairlift/ car parking is different to National Trust) in the past - you can call them on 01983 752 401.
Response from Remarks4711 | Reviewed this property |
Closed Xmas/Boxing day, New Years Day, but only open weather permitting 10am to 4pm. Hoteliers will have more info, this is a bleak, windy location, £5 parking. We went mid September, good luck Xmas time.