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Wheelgate Park

White Post | Farnsfield, Newark, Newark-on-Trent NG22 8HX, England
01623 882773
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Ranked #6 of 17 attractions in Newark
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Derby
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 NEW

Recently went with family and friends family. It was as the title says 'just ok' nothing more nothing less. All staff seemed unhappy to be working (not the best for a kids attraction I must say) Wouldn't hurry to return

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Ilkeston
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 NEW

This place is brill for satisfying all weathers, its great for young kids and has a variety of activities, eg. the farm, waterpark, rides etc...However I was a little disappointed, it just wasn't as good as I expected, no one aspect of it was that great, for example we've been to better farms and theme parks. Some of the park... More

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We have a season ticket, and my 4 & 6 year olds enjoy visiting frequently. PLUS POINTS:- * 2 large indoor play areas, so even in the winter there's plenty to do. * Lots of Indoor & outdoor space for picnics * A good variety of activities WEAK POINTS: - * Some of the staff are grumpy & seem to... More

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

After looking forward to a great day and spending £48 for the four of us I was sadly let down. Fair enough the weather wasn't great but little specks of rain couldn't come quick enough for the staff as they seemed happy to close down rides and watched let down children. I understand health and safety is a priority. But... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Just back from wheelgate and was left feeling a bit underwhelmed! The weather was poor which didnt help so very disappointed that couldn't enjoy water park which did look amazing! Negatives being - staff seemed unenthusiastic! Many rides unattended resulting in lots of time spent waiting around, lots of arcade type things and rides requiring additional payment (this should be... More

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Worksop, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I paid £25 for myself and my 6 year old son. Considering there was a full days entertainment for him I think that's a fair price. The water park is new, clean and very well supervised. It requires a warm day though as the constantly flowing water is quite cold. Kids don't seem to mind! The indoor play area was... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Obviously not as good as twin lakes water park is good disappointing that you have to pay separate for some rides overall good day but not to visit too often

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Sheffield
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I won't repeat what everyone else has said - but there is lots to do here even on a showery day. Our 5 year old loves it and we've been twice. The first time we visited we wondered what we had come to, but there is more to it than you think. Try to get a discount code. We definitely... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We went to Wheelgate park last bank holiday Monday for the first time. My initial impression when we got in was "I give this an hour before we've run out of things to do!" However, it transpired that there was far more to the park than what initially appeared as a field with a few rides dotted about. The reviews... More

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Sheffield
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I went to Wheelgate with my 2 sons (9 + 11), my sister and my mum. I was quite surprised that there was so little signage about the attraction on the motorway and even when we were really close, there was no signs so it looked like there wasn't a park at all! Inside the park there is little signage... More

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