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River Dart Country Park

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Address: Holne Park, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7NP, England
Phone Number: +44 1364 652511
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Description: Located in the Dartmoor National Park the River Dart Country Park has an...
Located in the Dartmoor National Park the River Dart Country Park has an award winning campsite and is open daily from Easter to the end of September for fun and adventurous holidays and days out for families.Set in 90 acres, with lakes, parkland and woods with the majestic River Dart flowing through the Park it is the ideal place to stay or visit. Children can run and play on our Pirate Ship lake and Adventure Playgrounds and our on-site facilities cater for everyone. The Old Sawmill cafe offers a great range of food so mum can also have a break and our onsite shop stocks items for your BBQ! B&B accommodation is also available throughout the year and don't foget all guests have free access to River Dart Adventures (Dare devils not included)for the duration of their stay.
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Birthday treat

We live in exeter and decided to take my son for his fifth birthday as we had heard and read how great it was 1 we booked on line to incorporate the Sunday carvery with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We live in exeter and decided to take my son for his fifth birthday as we had heard and read how great it was 1 we booked on line to incorporate the Sunday carvery with combined entrance that saved a third so no brainer really 2 the park is well kept and matained more signs needed to direct you to... More 

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Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Visited twice in the last week with our 2 young boys 4 & 6 - lovely place and brilliant for kids who love to be outdoors enjoying challenges and made all the better with a beautiful setting. Really good play and pirate ship areas and some good fun water challenges and experiences. would definitely recommend. kids asleep before the end... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is one of our favourite places to go on "family day" when we have a day off together each week. My two and a half year old son loves it and it's clearly great for kids of all ages. He loves all the childrens activities and especially likes walking the plank on the pirate ship and the big wooden... More 

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The good: we stayed in Holne Park House, for B & B over Easter. Our suite, comprising of a large master bedroom (with comfortable 6 foot bed), large bathroom( with shower, bath & loo)and bedroom containing a bunk bed, was in the corner of the top floor, and had lovely views over the garden and parkland. It was spotless, with... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We staye in the B&B part of the park.After a few initial problems with the heating the staff were extremely courteous and attentive throughout our stay. The breakfast was excellent and set us up for the day. The activities in the park were great fun and the high wire was particularly good value for money. If you like being outdoors... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

firstly I would say I have always hears great things about the park. It is truly beautiful and ideal for our kids. The first evening i enquires in the shop for toilet blue liquid to which I was told. "Oh we used to sell it." And little else. As usual, I expected high prices but the shops selection of wines... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Great value afternoon spent here over Easter (reduced Easter prices) both my boys - aged 2 and 8 - had a great time on the play equipment in the woods. It was not warm enough to go in the lake but we were still able to get across to the pirate ship via the plank. I took the oldest on... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

we visited here when the free picnic in the postcode boundary was on. excellent picnic and taking dogs. good high ropes climbing wall and pirate ship and canoes and playpark. the dog contests was good and very picturesque. a very beautiful landscape.

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Nottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Our boy really enjoyed the high ropes course and long zip wire. There are some great playgrounds and lovely river walks. Staff were helpful and friendly. Would definitely return.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This place is a great day out but you do want to make sure it's in the summer ideally on a hot summers day, we always have good fun here, the kids love playing in the water

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