The setting of the village makes it a popular holiday destination. It enjoys views of the Cleddau estuary to the south east and west and has a waterfront pub on the river. The village attracts many watersports and boats. Benton Castle is a grade II* listed building. 
The church of St Mary's is also a grade II* listed building.
- "Benton Castle, Burton". Britiah Listed Buildings. http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/wa-11981-benton-castle-burton. Retrieved 29 December 2013.
- "Church of Saint Mary, Burton". Britiah Listed Buildings. http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/wa-11987-church-of-saint-mary-burton. Retrieved 29 December 2013.
- Location map: 51°42’43"N, 4°55’8"W