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Fowlmead Country Park

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Address: A258 Sholden, Deal CT14 0BF, England
Phone Number: (01304) 615390
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

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Great for cycling

We went here for a walk but it is very much geared towards cycling. Lots of paths and trails. The bike hire seems very cheap with lots of options for big families. Car park cost... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Telford
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54 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The park is being developed at present with the building of a visitor centre underway. You can walk or ride round a tarmac circular route or if feeling adventurous go off road on the mountain bike tracks. The bike hire was not expensive, £5 for an hour. We had an enjoyable hour riding calmly round in mid week.

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Deal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Safe and fantastic place for all the family to go on your bike. Take a picnic as the cafe can work out expensive. Keep on the path or go off road. Walk as well and go into the woods. Great day out.

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Deal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The park is a fantastic big size. Perfect for biking and running or just a great day out for the family

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Park is nice and if your a cyclist it's good for you. It's very limited if you have a dog as they have to be on leads most of the time

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We went here for a walk but it is very much geared towards cycling. Lots of paths and trails. The bike hire seems very cheap with lots of options for big families. Car park cost £2 which is pretty good. Just watch out for all the bikes!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Toilets seemed scruffy and needed a tidy up. Play area ok. Did not like the new parking barriers and as it was a last minute plan to go here ended up paying about £20 for food which wasn't good quality. It felt like the place is going down hill for walkers and only concentrating on cyclists.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

This could be so much better than it is! Firstly you have to pay, just to get into the car park, which I didn't expect. We are not cyclists and just wanted a walk around, however there is a total lack of signage for the different routes. Therefore we were never certain if we were on the right path, especially... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Visited here loads of times in the last year or so... will keep going. Great route on tarmac for bikes and the family to walk on, useful for buggies too! well thought out route off-track for the more advanced riders who are up for a challenge. However, a couple things would really lift the place... 1. Quickly replace ActiveTrail arrows... More 

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This place is absolutely Fabulous, great for children with bikes, scooters. It's just £1.50 to get in and providing you have your own bikes, that's the total cost!! Otherwise you can hire bikes for a very reasonable amount. I have 2 boys ages 11 and 9 and they love just going round and round the track and then going off... More 

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Margate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Had a wonderful walk round the reserve and finished up in the café which served good quality snacks and hot drinks

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Additional Information about Fowlmead Country Park

Address: A258 Sholden, Deal CT14 0BF, England
Phone Number: (01304) 615390
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Deal
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

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