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Bolton Abbey

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Address: Tourism Department, Estate Office, Bolton Abbey BD23 6EX, England
Phone Number: 01756 718009
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Lovely day out

Took our dog to Bolton abbey. The place is huge! Lots of things to see and do. Took a picnic and ate it down by the river.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Ossett, United Kingdom
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Ossett, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Took our dog to Bolton abbey. The place is huge! Lots of things to see and do. Took a picnic and ate it down by the river.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

This has to be one of my most favourite places to visit. It has been a few years since we last visited and we now have two more members of our family. We could very easily spend the whole day here and time really does seem to fly by. We took the welly walk which was new to us and... More 

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Laceby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

What a beautiful place. Amazing scenery with lots to do for all the family. Good walks through woods and alongside the river. Great walk to Strid Wood. The Abbey is stunning and the surrounding area takes your breath away. The stepping stones over the river were a great place for adults and children to play. There are shops, cafes, ice... More 

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whitley bay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful small abbey to visit with ruins. Vast area with a river running through. Small beach but the river can run very fast care to be taken. Fabulous welly walk. Car parking cost £8 per car .

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Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful evening and thought we would finish our day off with a walk at Bolton Abbey - one of our favourite places. Very disappointed to find that we still had to pay eight pound (the full day rate) to park at six pm. And let's be clear, there isn't any whee else to park. Its extortionate and unfair. We left.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

So yes as the title suggests we have to go again, we had intended to do the walk to Simon's Seat, which was unfortunately off limits due to shooting taking place. This aside it was a great day out, weather was mostly dry, one shower nothing major though. We took lunch but did grab an ice cream from one of... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

We came here for a sweet walk as a family. Surprised how expensive Car park was £8. The walk was shortened due to Simons seat area closed this appantly because of game shooting. But that didn't spoil the day out, great little adventures along the ways with slides and mazes although for kids to climb a tree with safety equipment... More 

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Lancashire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

It was pouring with rain but this is still an outstanding ruin. We also visited the abbey church and the guide kindly allowed us to eat our sandwiches in the entrance out of the rain.

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Wow! What a beautiful place! The scenery, the surroundings, the Abby and the big manor! Everything here is beautiful! We took a stroll along the Welly Walk and it really is a beautiful (if not a bit hilly at times) walk! There's something for everyone. The older people can just wander and enjoy the views and the scenery and for... More 

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Huddersfield, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We went here for my girlfriends birthday and were fortunate to have a lovely sunny day. I took a picnic and we ate it beside the stepping stones. We were too scared ourselves to cross the stones and we had the dog too so we headed over the bridge and spent some time at the beach area. On a cooler... More 

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