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Bowood House Adventure Playground

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Fun for Children

A kids dream of a playground, you have a large area of swings, climbing activity, a ship, slides... read more

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MazziFamily
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Great fun

This is a great place for kids. There is something for all ages. Toddlers to teens. I took my 2... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
steve410410
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Please note Bowood House is currently closed for the Winter Season and will re-open on March 25th, 2016. Renowned as one of the biggest and best adventure playgrounds in the South of England. Huge slides, rope walks, a large pirate galleon plus...more
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Bowood House Derry Hill, SN11 0LZ, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Went here today with 4 adults and 3 children ranging from 3 to 11. It’s very clean and well kept, the staff are friendly to. The adventure play park is no different to when I went on it when I was younger. Food is expensive...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

A kids dream of a playground, you have a large area of swings, climbing activity, a ship, slides etc, kids go into there own world of adventure here there is all sorts to do for all ages and adults can sit and watch and know...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MazziFamily
Reviewed 3 days ago

I followed my 3 year old son around the galleon and was horrified to see how easy it would be for a toddler to fall through the rope barriers or the open window overlooking the central area, with a drop of about 8 feet and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for kids. There is something for all ages. Toddlers to teens. I took my 2 year old grandson who ran around for four hours. The biggest down side was the price of the food and drink. I found the postcode...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank steve410410
Reviewed July 3, 2019

A lovely play area which I returned to after some 30 years !! Some things have changed ...more slides is a plus but only one trampoline ! Needless to say nobody obeyed the sign saying only one child at a time ...too busy drinking their...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Milesandmiles2
BowoodResort, Guest Relations Manager at Bowood House Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2019

Dear Milesandmiles2, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to Bowood House & Gardens and to the Adventure Playground. I am sorry to hear of your experience in some of the areas in the playground. I have checked...More

Reviewed July 2, 2019

Two over 60's and 10,7 and 4 year old grandchildren cost £46 pound under the justification it gets us into the house also. Do they really expect us to take a 4 year old into their historic show piece?? And no concessions for pension age...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank UNool
BowoodResort, Guest Relations Manager at Bowood House Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2019

Dear UNool, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to Bowood House & Gardens, we offer a concession price for our senior citizens at £11.00 for a day pass into the House & Gardens. I am pleased to...More

Reviewed March 26, 2019

This is a great place for a family day out. There is lots for the kids to do with the big playground and many areas to climb, swing from and slide down. The grounds are open and huge so there's loads of room for running...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kevohodges
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Lovely day out with my niece, nephew and dad. Great place for a lazy summer afternoon picnic, great adventure park, and beautiful house and gardens. Lots to explore, and gorgeous hidden waterfall. You can get refreshments but a tad expensive, like most places to be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank A M
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Lots to do with the family. The adventure park is great. Loads of open space to picnic, play ball games etc. Food/drink is overpriced, the norm for this type of place! Take your own! Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pearcey3
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We went as a family of 5. One of whom was 15, very disappointed to find out he was regarded as an adult here. They could look at being cheaper if you book on line The adventure playground only went up to 12!! although there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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