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Rother Valley Country Park

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Always a lovely walk

Coming here since I moved love the fact walk all way round beautiful on a nice summer day dog loves... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kim N S
via mobile
Great day out !!!

Love this place as a disabled person as I was able to access all of the park with the loan of a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“water sports”(78 reviews)
“bike ride”(16 reviews)
Rother Valley Country Park consists of 750 acres of parkland. It includes areas of open water, grassland, woodland as well as footpaths, bridleways and cycle routes. A haven for wildlife, as well as a centre of excellence for education, water sports...more
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Rother Valley Country Park Mansfield Road | Wales Bar, Wales, Rotherham S26 5PQ, England
+44 114 247 1452
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rother valley is dead money , £5.00 just to park & you pay for the inclosed play ground , water sports & mini railway .. better of catching the 30 bus and walking into it or parking in beighton ,solhall housing estate ..for a family...More

Thank camdentown1958
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a nice place but £5 to park is a RIP OFF. We went to the aqua park which was great but that cost £75 so a fiver on top to park is just wrong. Having holidays in France makes you realise how we get...More

Thank TrailBlazer758683
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my partner and 3 year old daughter for a walk around the lake which was nice but the car parking was limited and very expensive a fiver! and the ice cream van was even more expensive a right rip off! 2.50 for a...More

2  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place as a disabled person as I was able to access all of the park with the loan of a mobility scooter. There are also adapted cycles to hire to. There are a range of activities on the water such as pedloes, electric...More

Thank Millergirl_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Anyone wishing to have a nice day out with great walks and scenery this is a must. Plenty to do from walks to water sports. Great little on site cafe too doing all kinds of nice food. Perfect for summer bbqs too.

Thank bcallus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coming here since I moved love the fact walk all way round beautiful on a nice summer day dog loves da water

Thank Kim N S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the park to canoe on the lake. It was excellent value for money -£12.50 for three of us on a Canadian canoe and we all stayed dry (no need for wetsuit hire). Lots of other things to do too. A lovely play park...More

1  Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 20 August 2018

A lovely, clean, open space with water sports, food, picnic areas and great views and walks. Spend a day in the fresh air and plenty for the kids to do.

1  Thank itefoster
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Rotherham Valley. A good day out with our grand kids we hired bikes to get around but lots of other activities.

Thank alan w
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Great for a relaxin* walk. Canoes available on the lake. Pedal go carts availabl3 to hire. Great place! Worth the £5 car park fee

Thank mumda
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26 July 2018|
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Response from Andy G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure what the official policy is, however, I see many people using them during these awesome sunny days. Most people grab a few rocks from the waters edge to place underneath and stop the grass scorching. If you're... More
Michayla M
25 July 2018|
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Response from Ray D | Reviewed this property |
Hi not sure about this plus not sure about the quality of the water. It’s probably best to contact the park to ascertain if it is permitted.