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Bolton Abbey

Estate Office Tourism Department, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 6EX, England
+44 1756 718009
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Estate Office Tourism Department, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 6EX, England
+44 1756 718009
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lots to see and do with the family or pet. Plenty to keep the children entertained. Lovely cafes around it

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wot better way to spend some time on s nice day then have a walk round the abbey Just nice and peaceful just sound of the ducks and the stream and the lovely views Plenty of walks with or without a dog Take your mind...More

Thank 413phil47
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bolton abbey what a find,the abbey is beautiful the quiz a little tricky but I had help, The grounds are superb the river was to high to try the stepping stones. Highly recommend this venue Great idea £10 to park and entry to abbey

Thank Bignige53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful place to visit, whatever the weather. Atmospheric in the rain and stunningly beautiful in the sunshine. Steeped in history and set amongst some of the most beautiful countryside in England.

Thank HappiholzLancashire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called here on our way back up North from Keighley. Got there for opening so managed to get some good photos of the Abbey with no-one walking around. Gorgeous place and some beautiful stained glass windows in the Priory. We walked up one side of...More

Thank boydsmad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful place. We parked at the 2nd parking lot and walked down past the incredible Bolton Abbey and had a great lunch at the Devonshire. (Maybe 2 mile walk 1 way) Beautiful area with great pastoral vistas and beautiful views of the Yorkshire...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rather than parking at Bolton Abbey, we parked at Barden Bridge and walked down to Bolton Abbey via the Dales Way. This was a beautiful walk following the Wharfedale River,with lovely views, forests, and The Strid. After walking around the Abbey we returned to our...More

Thank Jill140762
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful day out. Beautiful scenery and lovely walks next to the river. Several places to eat...all good quality. Friendly and helpful staff. Highly recommended fro all ages. Lovely clean toilets too.

Thank Gilly B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful place to visit with the not only the amazing ruins to explore but beautiful walks for all abilities . There is also some great things for children to do with the welly walk and stepping stones. There is a selection of coffee shops...More

Thank tinablackman16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We parked the car in Barden Tower and spent 2 hours walking from this place to Bolton Abbey. Following the river Wharfe, we stopped many times to enjoy the beauty of the valleys and look at birds on the trees. Especially, we was excited to...More

Thank Pham_Duyen
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18 April 2017|
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Response from YvonnePW | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others - it is fine as long as you do keep an eye on your children, it's not somewhere you can go to and just let them run wild, but it is great fun for all the family. My children were 9 and 12 when we last... More
18 April 2017|
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Response from 01Sanddancer | Reviewed this property |
No it really is child friendly, although it can get a bit muddy after rain.Your kids will love it.
8 August 2016|
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Response from SandHRuss | Reviewed this property |
There are toilets in the carpark area and local cafes but not once you get down towards the abbey although we managed ok with toddlers