Burgh Island

from Bantham beach

Inhabited islands

Located off the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) coast, near Bigbury-on- Sea.


  • Small inhabited offshore island with hotel, pasture and scrub
  • Small settlement, grouped around striking hotel
  • Few trees and no hedges
  • Grazed pasture and scrub, divided by post-and-wire fences
  • Paths; no highway network
  • Linked to mainland at low tide