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 is to the south-southeast of Somerset Village.

Nearby Restaurants

After spending some time at the nature preserve you find your stomach stomach growling, there's any easy solution -- you'll find a plentiful supply of dining possibilities near this attraction. The closest restaurant to Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve is Coconuts, which has a menu full of Caribbean food. The restaurant is maybe around three quarters of a mile from Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve , so check it out and place your order. Also nearby, you and your companions will come across options including Ocean Echo and The Dining Room giving you a few different eating options.

Nearby Attractions

Those who are a fan of nature preserves, and would like to see others, should consider going to Sherwin Nature Reserve and Gilbert Nature Reserve; the first of which is 2.8 miles away from Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve . Other kinds of nearby attractions include Barnes Corner Park, which is less than a hundred yards away Southampton Parish. Furthermore, you can consider checking out Church Bay Park, which is another attraction in the area.

Wildlife reservations are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.

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

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.

Location: Hamilton, Bermuda



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