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Center Parcs Whinfell Forest

Certificate of Excellence
Whinfell Forest, Penrith CA10 2DW, England
Center Parcs Whinfell Forest
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kirriemuir, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely place with lots to do, however it is very expensive! There was no AC in any restaurants and during a heatwave it made for a few very uncomfortable meals. I am unsure why they could not put AC in as all the shops had it and they are in the same area! The older people in the party struggled... More 

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Linlithgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We recently stayed for 5 days and its a big thumbs up from us. Our lodge was in the Meadows View area which was at the far end of the resort. It was fine but the next time I think I would look to stay somewhere closer. The lodge is a bit tired looking but perfectly find. As someone else... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What an experience! This is mine and my partner’s third visit to centre parcs and each year never fails to impress us! We arrived at check in about 4pm on the Monday and were greeted by a gentleman who gave us a warm welcome. The check in traffic was a bit off a nightmare but once we got through check... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to Center parcs, and we certainly were not dissapointed . Check in was quick and smooth we had a woodland lodge very modern and clean and well equiped too . The park was spotless and very well maintained our activities we chose were segway, quad biking, tennis and the golf range and my 14 yr... More 

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Liz_Center_Parcs, Lead Guest Services Executive at Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this review

It is great to learn that you all had a fabulous first visit to Center Parcs. Your comments are very much appreciated and we look forward to welcoming you back next year. Thanks for posting. Kind regards Liz Davis Lead Guest Services Executive More 

Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Yet another family visit to Whinfell that we all really enjoyed and only wished had been for a few days longer! We were happy to see that the site is showing signs of continual improvement - clearly changes have been made to the sports plaza, outside activity areas and some of the restaurants in the village centre, which is good... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for a weekend mid June. We have a 5yo and 2yo. Check in was easy, we'd paid the early arrival so were allowed straight on site. This meant we could dump our bags and get straight to the pool while it was quiet! Pool was great but really really cold - couldn't possibly be the 29• advertised! My son... More 

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here as a week break, using Center Parcs as a "hotel" to get the Lake District, which was a good idea when I booked it, however upon arriving I was very impressed by the size of the park as well as how quiet it is. Leaving your car in a main car park is a lovely walk in... More 

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ROCHDALE
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We go every year to Center Parcs and love it, there's so much to do, the kids have a fab time and you don't have to worry about them playing near traffic/dangers.. However I'm sure that every year we go it gets just a little bit more grotty! This year the dust and grime was clearly visible not just hidden... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The house was ok but a little dated the kitchen equipment was poor and not enough crokery for 6 people. The swiming pool was ok but know a water parc area for smaller children. We had a meal out twice the food was ok but very expensive for what you got. I think the other UK centre Parcs are much... More 

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United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to Center Parcs, Whinfell Forest. Last year we booked it last minute and loved it that much we decided to book early for this year. Booking late last year meant that a lot of the activities that we wanted to do were already booked. We have three girls aged 4, 6 and 9 and struggled... More 

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