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A lovely place to visit

I love it here. Lovely for a walk with goifmd m, buggy friendly paths. Nice toddler area. Cafe... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AEDAMA
Lovely walks

Upton country house is only 5 minutes from us so we use it regularly for walking the dog, Usually... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2019
geo13rge
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Poole, United Kingdom
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120 acres of open Parkland, shoreline, woodlands and formal gardens. Tea Rooms, Woodland PlayTrail, Splash Fountain, Plant Centre and year round events. Beautiful grade II* listed Georgian style Upton House is also available for weddings and private...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Upton, Poole BH17 7BJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love it here. Lovely for a walk with goifmd m, buggy friendly paths. Nice toddler area. Cafe let's it down slightly. They only sell premade sandwiches, sausage rolls and cakes. You want it to be a really yummy cafe but it is slightly disappointing....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t believe how the cafe has changed. It used to be run as an employment opportunity for people with additional needs and a variety of hot foods was usually available. The chips were delicious!! Now it seems to have changed hands and there is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

Upton country house is only 5 minutes from us so we use it regularly for walking the dog, Usually we walk all the way round soping at the court yard cafe for tea and nibbles ( it can get quite busy) so relax and prepare...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank geo13rge
Reviewed April 13, 2019

The park is lovely with good walks and plenty of space for picnics. The cafe is worth a visit. They have events on during the year.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019

Love this place, especially when the sun is shining. Recent walk was beautiful. So much has changed over the years but it still has that element of walking in the woods. Shame dog-owners are not taking responsibility when their pooches do the 'do'. Right near...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Alph
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

We came on a beautiful sunny day for a walk and play with friends and our children. We all had a fabulous day, beautiful grounds and we had a lovely lunch in the cafe. We will definitely be coming back!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RaineyWoo
Reviewed February 23, 2019

This is a great place for dog walkers ,joggers, cyclists. Sadly it is let down by the café. Very slow service waited about 15 minutes , people actually left the queue which was right outside the door. Last year their were two tills but only...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank simonalmond
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Plenty of space for walking or biking with views over water and the wildlife there on. Swans, ducks, wading birds and the odd heron. Thanks to antisocial elements a fair amount of rubbish everywhere on the trails, I often wonder if people treat their homes...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bertthefish
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

for younger kids upton country park is absolutely amazing i have a lot of memories as child from snow days to bike trails. i only have one problem with ucp and that is you have to pay!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank theolicooper
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

We met up here with the in-laws whilst they were away on holiday in Poole the children had a great time so much space to run free and after all the walking and fresh air we had coffee and cake in the tea rooms who...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jenny R
October 11, 2018|
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Response from EdC2243 | Property representative |
Hi Jenny, unfortunately dogs are not permitted inside the Tea Rooms, however there is plenty of seating outside for dog owners to use. We hope you enjoy your visit.
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Jenny R
October 11, 2018|
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Response from Beachside96 | Reviewed this property |
No, but it has very sheltered outside seating in it's own courtyard, all year round.
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Laura Y
June 10, 2018|
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Response from EdC2243 | Property representative |
Hi Laura, Thanks for getting in touch! With weddings in Upton House we have internal caterers that provide the food and drink offering. With regards to a DJ, we do have a list of suppliers that have played at Upton House... More
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