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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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Most Sunday mornings when the weather is fine we walk around both lakes with my brother and sister... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lovely country park

Been loads of times. Lovely to visit and walk round the lake. Parking a bit expensive but you can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sheffield, 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” (68 reviews)
“bike ride” (13 reviews)
“country park” (22 reviews)
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Mansfield Road | Wales Bar, Wales, Rotherham S26 5PQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Most Sunday mornings when the weather is fine we walk around both lakes with my brother and sister in law. We always walk in a clock wise direction stopping off for refreshments half way round at the little cafe, it is always busy. It is...More

Thank jasper719
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been loads of times. Lovely to visit and walk round the lake. Parking a bit expensive but you can park outside and walk in for free.

Thank TheOrallyman
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Had a good walk around the lake. It's all wheelchair friendly and about a one and a quarter miles all round. When your done there's a coffee shop or a ice cream as a reward for yourself. Plenty off water bowls for your four legged...More

Thank Antony O
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Took the grandchildren here in the summer school break, £5.00 parking/entrance fee allows the kids to play in the park all day. Huge lakes area with a variety of activities to do however not cheap and not so suitable for their particular age group, would...More

Thank annkW3246OE
Reviewed 6 November 2017

It's a lovely park but can be costly i.e. Parking and hiring cycles and it's a shame that you do have to pay £5.00 just to park a walk

Thank Welshwizard60
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I visited Rother Valley Country Park with my 7 year old step son to play footgolf. It was raining really hard but we had a fantastic time. The attendant was helpful, informative, and gave clear instructions as to what is expected of us. We played...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 17 October 2017 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 12 October 2017 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 10 October 2017

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 4 October 2017

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
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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
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
kirsty s
20 August 2017|
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Response from Craig10413 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and yes very friendly and welcoming