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Whitemead Forest Park

Parkend GL15 4LA, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Watch where you stay as the flats were tired, dirty and desperately need renovating. The lodges looked better and the campsite looked great. The facilities are good on site but I don't think the flats should not be rented in this state. Black mould in bathrooms, towel rails hanging off, stained floors, broken fridges, ancient looking sinks and ovens.

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Lydbrook, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This review is for the facilities and food only - as we live quite literally up the road, we haven't stayed! It's such a pleasure to come swimming here: everything is clean and well-cared for, which cannot be said for the other local public pools. Thanks to our CSMA membership, we are able to enjoy the pool here. It's never... More

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Cheshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Yes this is the third year on the run we have stayed at Whitemead, we are 2 adults and 2 children 10 & 13. We all really enjoy Whitemead, fantastic location in the forest of Dean, loads to do on site and the surrounding area. We did Go Ape which is 1 mile down the road, Great day out. The... More

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Aylesbury
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We must have been to Whitemead half a dozen times over the years but this was our first visit during the school Easter holidays - our previous visits have been either November or March, but with a daughter now at school we can't do that any more so had to accept the inevitable doubling of prices during school holidays. I... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again a good stay at Whitmeads. Facilities excellent and location brilliant, can literally cross the road to forest walks and bike rides. Some of the accommodation really needs updating and interiors are starting to look a little shabby. Nothing major, just little things which add up. Squeaky/soft kitchen floors, lino damaged, cushions needing replacement, radiators with rust on, loose... More

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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second visit as a family of grandparents, children and grandchildren ranging from 2/3 to 9/10 to 34/35 and 64/65. We stayed in two log cabins across the path from each other. The cabins were well decorated and comfortable, with all the cooking equipment you need for cooking, cleaning and ironing. The heating was very efficient too. We... More

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Wales, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

We have been here many times and can't fault it we have a tent and use an electric pitch on grads we have no complaints. pitch is adequate showers are clean and hot swimming pool the grandchildren love it so enough said the entertainment is brill for adults and kids alike the bar snacks are plentiful and good value?Will we... More

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surrey
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40 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We stayed for the first time for a weekend at the beginning of March - transpires my husband booked the wrong weekend and we arrived 4 weeks too early but this was rectified by reception! Decent bar and restaurant - lovely location - only minor issue is that the pool facility is flooded with children. I wholly get that it's... More

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Stayed at Whitemead again and found it as ever a great place to stay for children and adults alike. Loads to keep the little ones occupied and the staff ensure there is always something different to do or try. We were lucky enough to stay in one of the refurbished lodges. It had been renovated with thought and care, putting... More

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Suffolk, England
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8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

We have been staying at Whitemead for about 20 years, usually with a big group of friends. We love the area and the park. When the apartments were first built we thought they were great. But the fixtures and fittings are now looking rather tired. When one apartment was updated last year we expected a rolling programme of refurbishment, so... More

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Additional Information about Whitemead Forest Park

Also Known As:
Whitemead Forest Park Hotel Parkend
Whitemead Forest Park Hotel
Whitemead Forest Park Parkend, Forest Of Dean, Gloucestershire
Address: Parkend GL15 4LA, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Parkend
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Parkend
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Whitemead Forest Park is a Leisure Retreat owned by CSMA Club. The Park lies in the heart of the Forest of Dean and offers a perfect base for exploring this stunning area. Our log cabin and apartment accommodation is modern and spacious and you can even bring you tent or caravan to make the most of the great outdoors. Our extensive facilities and program of entertainment offer something for everyone. ... more   less 

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