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Longshaw Estate

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Beautiful walks.

We had a lovely walk on the estate, around the lake and through Padley Gorge to Grindleford station... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
West Sussex, United Kingdom
A walk through Padley Gorge.

Spent a nice couple of hours walking from Longshaw Estate through Padley Gorge to Grindleford... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
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Longshaw is a beautiful part of the Peak District looked after by the National Trust. From a family day out to a base for serious walkers and cyclists, Longshaw has trails for all abilities and interests. Look out for spectacular wildlife and...more
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Near Fox House, Grindleford | S11 7TZ, Peak District National Park S11 7TZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely walk on the estate, around the lake and through Padley Gorge to Grindleford station and back on the other side of Burbage Brook. What a lovely walk with fantastic Autumn colours on display through the woods and huge rocks/boulders to climb...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a nice couple of hours walking from Longshaw Estate through Padley Gorge to Grindleford railway station & back. Highly recommended but the walk down was a bit slippery so watch out. Arrived at Grindleford & had a welcoming cuppa & the cafe was very...More

1  Thank PhilMerridan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful place to take in a long or short walk. We started from Grindleford Station through Padley Gorge which in itself is a staggeringly beautiful short trek, we then headed over the road to the Estate a rooms and enjoyed a lovely hot drink...More

Thank promisedland
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Although situated only a few miles outside Sheffield The Longshaw Estate provides a magnificent contrast to the bustle of urban life whatever the season. There is a variety of clearly designated and well maintained paths around the estate, some of which offer a variety of...More

Thank ctoyne13
Reviewed 10 October 2018

As a member visited last Sunday ( 7/10) and was manic with visitors which was great. All went well until tried to purchase guide book in shop (which was packed) and notice at counter stated I must pay at catering till....no way as there must...More

1  Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Lovely cafe, excellent NT cakes as usual. Good start place for walks. Lots of choice easy or as hard as you want to make it. Lots of parking.

1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

What a find. It seems this place is well known by locals but does not get picked up if you google something like ‘walking in the Peaks’. It is just beautiful and takes you for a walk down the gorge and through ancient woodland. We...More

Thank R1chardN
Reviewed 24 September 2018

A gem in the NT portfolio. A must visit and what made this particularly enjoyable was the trail organised for the kids.

Thank fameboy67
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful walk in the area will reserve judgement on the cafe until my next visit the choice on offer looked very tempting I must say

Thank sarahmulcanny
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great time today. We parked near the cafe and came across some "fairy houses" which my 2yo loved, and then had a gentle stroll to the duck pond. My toddler also liked the cottage garden behind the cafe. There's a good picnic...More

Thank claireashmore8
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6 March 2018|
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Response from MeganC3326 | Property representative |
Hello there, the tea room and visitor centre is open to all. The benefits of National Trust membership include free parking and the chance to give back to the estate, but all are more than welcome to use the facilities.
17 February 2017|
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Response from JakeS2498 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, No entrance fee at all. All free. Thanks