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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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Racing boats are great...if you like them

First impressions stick, for us this was being charged £5 to park by a grumpy attendant, then... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
SummerJobber
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Disappointing

We had not been before, but the weather was decent enough so we took a ride out there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PaulU561
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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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 and other outdoor pursuits.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“water sports” (67 reviews)
“bike ride” (13 reviews)
“country park” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Mansfield Road | Wales Bar, Wales, Rotherham S26 5PQ, England
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+44 114 247 1452
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First impressions stick, for us this was being charged £5 to park by a grumpy attendant, then finding nowhere near the centre to park. There was plenty of space, but as there were no actual marked spaces cars were just abandoned everywhere taking up a...More

Thank SummerJobber
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had not been before, but the weather was decent enough so we took a ride out there. Disappointing for me. First of all it's £5 to take your car in and park. It's not worth it. All we wanted was a walk and there...More

Thank PaulU561
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really lovely park to walk round and is quite scenic as it has a lake etc. There is a lovely cafe etc and everything in the park is geared up for the visitor. There is a £5 charge for cars to go...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both hired bikes. Hire cost was a little on the expensive side. One hour was enough time to ride round most of the park, which we enjoyed exploring.

Thank Yorkypud61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live locally to Rother valley, it's always open great for walking the dog and handy for families for picnics and use of the parks I've seen it change over the years and it is regularly kept up to date enjoyable day / afternoon out

Thank helenthomas1993
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried our trailer tent for the first time last weekend. We had a fabulous weekend with our pooches.... walking round the lake. The amenities were clean, booking was effortless

Thank Janine B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Regularly visit Rother Valley in the summer, it’s a nice place for a stroll in the sun or have a beer watching the waterskiing. Car Park is cheap at £5, the bike rentals are great if you can’t take your bicycles with you. If your...More

Thank THEBARKONEFAMILY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice park with lots to do. Car park is expensive especially if you don't stay all day (£5). Walking water sports and lots if activities to do

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place for a walk plenty of benches play park for kids a little train a ice cream cart water sports good after noon out

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this place is easy to get to from the motorway. plenty to do and cycleing boating, canoes. parking cost is £5 a days which is very good for somewhere like this. play area for the little ones. there is a small cafe for coffees and...More

Thank nanancaz1
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Maddie T
29 August 2017|
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Response from Christopher M | Reviewed this property |
You can let your dogs loose in the park there's loads of space
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dancebabe1984
27 August 2017|
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes you can get there by bus, the bus stop is not far from the entrance as far as prices go check out the website for rothervalley and Sheffield cable ski company they have all the prices. Enjoy
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kirsty s
20 August 2017|
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Response from Craig10413 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and yes very friendly and welcoming
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