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This is a general listing capturing general feedback on the public areas of Cheddar village and gorge from our visitors, managed by the Parish Council.
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The Cliffs | Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cheddar is a lovely place with nice little shops and ice cream and the scenery is breathtaking.Until you need the loo.The public toilets at cheddar are the worst toilets I have ever had to use.Considering the visitors that stop and spend money there, you could...More

Thank jayneturner61
The C, Clerk to Cheddar Parish Council at Cheddar Parish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jayne We are aware of the state of the public toilets in Cheddar. They are not under the control of Cheddar Parish Council unfortunately but rather Sedgemoor District Council. We have made the district council aware of the complaints that we receive and it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wander around Cheddar village earlier today parking in the car park on the outskirts(which is very reasonably priced and blue badge holders park free). My wife and I enjoyed Cheddar but thought it looked a tad run down and considering we visited...More

Thank shane s
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Beautiful area with lots for the kids (Big kids too) always took our kids camping here, fresh air is really good

Thank jwgarry
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Spent a day in Cheddar Gorge. Dogs very welcome everywhere which was lovely. Walked up the gorge via Jacobs ladder first, very very steep, uphill for about 40 minutes. Worth it though, the view from the top is stunning. Came back down through the gorge...More

Thank Helen G
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

A real lively and fun village with lots going on and to see. Loved the shops and the scenery. We noted lots of young ppl making it feel quite trendy. We will be back

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Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

The small village of Cheddar in Somerset is dwarfed by the surrounding rock walls of the Cheddar Gorge. The small and very quaint town has tourist shops, pubs, cafes, cave adventures for sale and several boutique shops. Even if you are not there to climb...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Excellent 3 mile, slightly less than 2 hour walk, start Jacob Ladder and go all the way round, at the end of the first part cross the road and do the second part you will see very impressive views of the Gorge by doing the...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Found Cheddar village very tacky. Shops selling tourist tat that is available anywhere in the country. Best part was driving up through the gorge to get out! Cheddar Gorge itself is spectacular.

1  Thank saliz
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our time here. There was so much to see and do. It was a beautiful day and the walk up the gorge was stunning. There were plenty of small gift shops and places to eat in the village and some toilets by...More

Thank Claire W
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

I’d recommend entering the gorge from the north and stopping at a car park on the way down to take in the size of it. You can walk down to cheddar from a car park in the gorge but there’s also parking in the village...More

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Roy C
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Response from pjt47 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, didn't notice but the large council car park is bound to have disabled spaces.