Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve

Established in 1963, this early nature reserve is a popular nesting location to many migratory and native birds. This makes the tiny 2.5 acres a very busy place during hatching season, and a great place for bird watching.

Visitors to the site will be able to spot a variety of birds including egrets, ducks, and other waterfowl.


Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve is located in Southampton Parish, in the vicinity of Hamilton; it's to the south-southeast of Somerset Village.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most exciting options while spending a few hours exploring the area is having a meal at a restaurant within traveling distance of Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve . The most proximate place to eat to Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve is Coconuts, which offers Caribbean fare. The restaurant is just about three quarters of a mile away from the wildlife reservation, so grab a table and eat up! Ocean Echo and The Dining Room are some of the additional restaurant options close-by where you will be able to try a new dish and experience the Bermuda culture.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that are a fan of nature preserves, and have the energy to view some others, should consider Sherwin Nature Reserve and Gilbert Nature Reserve; the first is 2.8 miles away from this page's attraction. Other local attractions include Barnes Corner Park, which is less than a hundred yards away Southampton Parish. Furthermore, you can think about checking out Church Bay Park, which is another attraction close by.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

Attractions Near Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Barnes Corner Park -- 0.0 mi. (5.5 km) W 3.4 mi. South-Southeast of Somerset Village Bermuda
Church Bay Park -- 0.2 mi. (5.9 km) S 3.7 mi. South-Southeast of Somerset Village Bermuda
Gibbs Hill Lighthouse Other Attraction 0.9 mi. (6.1 km) E 3.8 mi. Southeast of Somerset Village Bermuda
West Whale Bay Park -- 1.4 mi. (4.9 km) W 3.0 mi. South of Somerset Village Bermuda
Whale Bay Fort Historic Site 1.4 mi. (4.8 km) W 3.0 mi. South of Somerset Village Bermuda
Hog Bay Park -- 2.4 mi. (3.1 km) NW 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Somerset Village Bermuda
Fort Scaur Historic Site 2.6 mi. (1.6 km) NNW Somerset Island Bermuda
Scaur Hill Park -- 2.7 mi. (1.6 km) NNW Somerset Island Bermuda

More Information


The public is welcome to visit Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve anytime between sunrise and sunset.


There is no entry fee for those looking to explore the reserve, though donations are accepted.



Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.