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Center Parcs Whinfell Forest

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Location central, lovely accommodation close to everything. Good selection of places to eat. Signage around the park is very small, confusing when trying to find your house in the dark. Also the legion of cleaners arriving five abreast on the paths as you go to get your car prior to departing can be intimidating, walking through clouds of vape -...

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Billingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Could not fault the apartment for cleanliness, size and comfortness. We had never booked before at Whinfel but loved the place. Only thing was we had booked for top floor but there was no lift. This was difficult with luggage and my husband had developed a bad knee prior to us going. Also there could be more signs displayed as...

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Myself and 6 other work mates (should have been 7 others but we had a drop out) decided to spend a weekend in January up in Whinfell CenterParcs. Half of us had never been so we were not really sure what to expect but overall we had a really good weekend! We opted for on of the Three Oaks lodges...

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

August 2016 we booked a weekend break at Whinfell. This is the 5th time i have stayed at this location and enjoyed every one of them. Great site. Activities are plentiful, with a wide range of choices from Archery to swimming. Lodges were excellent and cleaned to a high standard every time. The place makes you feel detached from daily...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We went for four nights the lodges are fantastic bathroom shower room toilet lovely views of the Forrest even had our own pheasant and three partridges in residence outside our back door great for kids our grandson loved feeding them also the odd red squirrel as well darting around,best prices are winter but don't be put off by it being...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was booked as a surprise weekend away for my 21st birthday with family! We had an amazing weekend! The accommodation was very clean and comfortable. We did archery with Mark who was very friendly and helpful! In the evening we ate out at Bella Italia which was nice and also Hucks, which we enjoyed also. Even though there was...

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manchester
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a lovely midweek break here with my husband and 3 year old girl. Check in was great and very well organised considering the amount of people. I was surprised how busy it was for the time of year. Hiring bikes is definitely worth doing and my daughter loved being driven round on her trailer on the back. Nice selection...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Center Parcs is just the best if you want to switch off from life's hustle and bustle and spend quality time with those you love Great accommodation- we had a 3 bed exec. Very spacious and comfortable. Great time in the pool. Tip - if you want to go out for a meal for Sunday lunch book in advance and...

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Couldn't wait to return to whinfell after our last visit and have thoroughly enjoyed our stay this time. Lodge was lovely although there was a broken light (maintainence repaired but it still didn't work) Activities were great albeit expensive. Would definitely recommend the mad hatter's tea party for younger ones, and the messy play for babies. Restaurants were great- Bella...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great weekend escape in executive apartment. Very good value and very impressed by the care and attention provided by the staff. Recommend booking activities well in advance, especially restaurants. We had a carry out a couple of nights and the Indian was superb!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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Additional Information about Center Parcs Whinfell Forest

Address: Whinfell Forest, Penrith CA10 2DW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Penrith
Hotel Class:5 star — Center Parcs Whinfell Forest 5*
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Center Parcs Whinfell Forest Hotel Penrith
Center Parcs Whinfell Forest Penrith, UK - Lake District
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“old thermostat so you can override and put at your own temperature”
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