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Center Parcs Whinfell Forest

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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We love center parcs and visit different parcs at least once a year..... However we are becoming sadly disillusioned by the over pricing of EVERYTHING once you are there! You expect to pay more but we feel it is now beyond a joke! We stayed in an executive lodge which looked very dated and was not particularly clean! We did... More 

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palma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just a great holiday, one of the best. Accommodation was first class, every last detail was taken care of, nothing was any trouble. Activities were first class. It probably beats any holiday abroad, we just need the weather and you wouldn't need to go anywhere else.The sauna and pool was fantastic and I would really recommend it.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We've just come back fr a family break here and we loved it. The lodge was lovely and clean and had everything you needed, plenty of space and was clean. The park itself is huge but nothing was more than a 15 minute walk away. There's a market in the centre which wasn't as expensive as I thought it would... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Needing a break and wanting to do something different, a group of my friends, including myself, decided to book a large villa at Whinfell Forest, Penrith. Having been a considerable number of years since I last visited with my family I was excited to return to see what had changed. We managed to get a cheap deal on an 8... More 

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Oldham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have just returned home after our second enjoyable visit to Whinfell. Our cabin was well situated, clean and comfortable. We went to the pool every day and really enjoyed ourselves, discovering even more pools than we found on our last visit! My husband and granddaughters did tree walking and thought it was very good. We ate at the Lakeside... More 

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

So pleased that a red squirrel visited your lodge and that your husband and granddaughters enjoyed the tree walking. I have highlighted your concerns regarding the use of the wristband in the pool changing area to the Pool Manager. Thanks for posting and we hope to see you all back again soon. Liz More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Whinfell Forest as a group of 15. Overall our experience was positive, however there was a few aspects of our trip that could have been improved. On arrival the fresh towels in our bathroom were found to have a clump of hair on, also hairs were found on the bathroom floor and a few in the bath.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We're in the middle of a 4 night stay. Great place with loads for the kids to do. Sadly I have to do some work whilst here. No wifi in our lodge and no mobile reception in our lodge (I'm on roaming and the issue is the same with all networks). So it's back and forward to them in Village... More 

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shropshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have just returned home from our fri-mon break. Firstly, the checkin was quick with no queues and friendly attentive staff. We booked a Lakeside lodge No 93. which is less than 5 minutes walk to the village centre.myself and family all enjoyed a lovely weekend break and it was much fun watching our grandson on his jet ski in the... More 

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ive just come home from a long weekend here We had a lakeside lodge of which the setting is lovely, however due to previous guests feeding the ducks after been told not to in your itinerary, we were unable to sit outside of an evening due to the fact that there were 42 ducks at one point around the bankside... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Accomodation ok fairly clean Food expensive and not very nice Activities are extortion Been once thats enuff If you want to pay thru the nose for a 4 day break and be ripped off at every turn then this is the place to go . Why people rate it is beyond me

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