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Kielder Water & Forest Park

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Address: Leaplish Waterside Park, Kielder NE48 1BT, England
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Plenty to see and do all year round. Ideal for all ages.There are many...

Plenty to see and do all year round. Ideal for all ages.There are many reasons to visit; the most popular being the distinctive scenery. Home to northern Europe's largest man-made lake and England's largest forest, the Park's remoteness and clean air and water offer a fresh outdoor experience.Nature lovers, water sports enthusiasts, explorers, walkers, cyclists, artists, families ... perfect for anyone looking to escape, set their own agenda and create new experiences.

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Lovely walks in the woods

We visited the castle area, Minotaur maze and the viaduct and lake. Walking routes were fairly good with the buggy, wet January did make it a little hard going in some areas... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Jane G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited the castle area, Minotaur maze and the viaduct and lake. Walking routes were fairly good with the buggy, wet January did make it a little hard going in some areas! Only negatives were that the "easy" route near the Castle was not clearly sign posted from the car park, we only found the start of it after going... More 

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Thank Jane G
Cardiff, Wales
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I drove out of Corbridge on the A68 north, really just following our noses. It was 27th December on a beautiful clear and sunny day, and we wanted to escape the frenetic activities of the previous two days, spent mostly indoors with the Addams family. We found our way onto the long military road, and continued along... More 

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widnes
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

all i can say is a untouched beautiful little gem. felt a million miles away from everything city!!! wich is a good thing. no phone signal just you family and the great outdoor.

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Bonnyrigg
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here in between Christmas and New Year for 3 nights. We stayed in lodge 2 which was well equipped and had an outdoor hot tub. We'd booked 4 lodges in total as we were visiting with family. Lodge 2 was bigger than the other Otterstone Plus's possibly due to being suitable for disability access. We booked this resort... More 

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Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great lodges, spent a week over new years eve. The hot tub was great, swimming pool great. staff very helpful, stunning location

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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am sorry to say that overall I was quite disappointed. I had only heard glowing reports about this experience but I went with my 4 and 7 year old and will not hurry back. The vast majority is outside so if you are lucky (as we were) to have mild weather, walking around is just muddy, but if it's... More 

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Thank Kelly S
Dalkeith, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited for a biking trip. Loads of good trails but also good walks. It has a very good visitor centre and cafe. It also has an onsite bike shop that hires out bikes. Loads of parking at only £4.50 for the day. Hopefully spend more time discovering the non mtb parts next time I visit.

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Thank Dave B
Teesside, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here on 19 December 2016 and the title says it all - the whole day and experience was indeed WONDERFUL. My grandchildren aged 8 and 6 years were enthralled. Every activity was really well organised and every story told by the actors and actresses had a special message and moral for children. A huge amount of thought had... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the winter wonderland today with the family two girls age 3 and 10. Probably the best Christmas experience going. Upon arrival you are greeted by various elves and beavers etc, then the magic begins. Mrs Christmas and her gingerbread men story, followed by the elves workshop where the kids make toys they keep and then on the trail to... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful day today at kielder. Could not fault the experience especially when the kids met the 'real' santa. But perhaps the best bit of all was the absolutely amazing customer service we received from the staff. About 1/2 mile away from KWW my 2 yr old daughter was travel sick and projectile vomited all over the back... More 

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