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Great for a few hours out

Nice to browse the little shops and garden centre and stop for a cuppa and snack. Loved porcupines... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2019
LoveGibraltar2017
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Fab.

Went with my daughter and two granddaughters, obviously you need to go at the when the maize is... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2019
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Winner of Leicestershire's "Best Visitor Attraction" A giant 8 acre maize maze with a fun quiz trail hidden amongst 3 miles of paths, with high level bridges and viewing towers giving stunning panoramic views. Each year the Wistow Maze has a new...more
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Wistow Hall Kibworth Road, Wistow, Leicester LE8 0QF, England
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All reviews garden centre across the road model village great fun quick exit different theme all ages coming back next year couple of hours picnic area family ticket fun games great few hours great family day children aged lovely afternoon explained everything
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

Nice to browse the little shops and garden centre and stop for a cuppa and snack. Loved porcupines furniture shop and ordered a made to measure hand made sofa and foot stool at a very reasonable price much nicer than those usual sofa shops

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

We went also to the garden centre across the road, which was good for a nose around and a coffee. To be fair, we went to the maze quite early in the year, so the maze wasn't high enough to get lost in! There were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Diana B, Owner at Wistow Maze, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2019

Since the maze is made out of a living maize crop, it will always be shorter at the beginning of the season, and the quiz trail which is hidden amongst the pathways is just as much fun whatever the height.

Reviewed January 6, 2019

Went with my daughter and two granddaughters, obviously you need to go at the when the maize is really high. Most enjoyable and things for the youngsters to do after the maze.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 17, 2018

My brother and I went to stay with granny and grandpa for just the weekend in the summer and we went to Wistow Maze which is a maze which was so hard to find the middle of. We had to go to 15 different places...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Diana B, Owner at Wistow Maze, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

So pleased you had a good time with your grandparents, and hopefully if you stay with them again next year we will see you again!

Reviewed October 15, 2018

each year Wistow maze has a different theme. it is great for spending a couple of hours with young children/early teens to keep them occupied during the summer holiday. they do have a small cafe type place that does sandwiches etc but I would recommend...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

This was our first visit with our granddaughter during the summer when it was pretty hot. I thought it may have been busier than it was so we were pleasantly surprised. There is a theme to the maze, this year the shape of the maze...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Came here last year and also end of season this year wasn’t going to go as we turned up and seen that’s the hedges were low last year and could see people’s bodies but we thought we would go. It was still good and couldn’t...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon today at Wistow Maze, myself and my adult daughter went and thoroughly enjoyed it. The lady that met us at the entrance was very informative and enthusiastic and even offered to take a photo of the two of us once we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a Monday and called first to make sure they would be open as I knew we had rain the night before. Had a fab time in the maze and our 8 year old loved having the map and finding all the clues...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Came this weekend a Saturday with two 14 yr old girls my daughter and her friend my adopted daughter lol and my fiancé’s son that’s 8 myself and fiancé. We paid 30£ and we’re there about an hour before we went in to the maze...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Longlegs1915
August 4, 2017|
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Response from sharonandanthony | Reviewed this property |
I would put wellies on or old footwear that you don't mind getting dirty most is ok but there is parts that are a bit muddy
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July 15, 2017|
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Response from leetl150 | Reviewed this property |
£5.95 child under 13 under 2 is free £6.95 per adult family ticket is £24 based on 2adults and 2 children . opens Wednesday 19th of July. hope this helps cash or cheque only as cards not accepted
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rhiannonl188
May 28, 2017|
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Response from BobDz | Reviewed this property |
Not 100% as it depends on the weather. The actual maze itself is packed mud and can get quite messy if it has recently rained. The paths are narrow in some places from previous experience but you should be able to squeeze... More
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