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The Blue Pool and Tea House

#1 of 1 things to do in Furzebrook Features Animals
Furzebrook Road, Furzebrook BH20 5AR, England
+44 1929 551408
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Lovely walk and nice lunches and cream teas

We visit the Blue Pool every year on a family break. It's a lovely walk in a nice forest setting... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Extortionate entry fee to see not a lot

The car park is free. Thank goodness as the entry fee is £7 per person. For this price you get to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kim B
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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“tea room” (74 reviews)
“cream tea” (40 reviews)
“fairy doors” (24 reviews)
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Furzebrook Road, Furzebrook BH20 5AR, England
+44 1929 551408
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Reviewed yesterday

We visit the Blue Pool every year on a family break. It's a lovely walk in a nice forest setting. It has good children's activities and play area to keep the kids busy. There's a nice tea room where they serve hot and cold food...More

Thank djnomad71
Reviewed 2 days ago

The car park is free. Thank goodness as the entry fee is £7 per person. For this price you get to walk around a muddy path( it had rained so maybe would have been more pleasant if dry) and to see the the blue pool...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I've seen this place so many time.. from facebook, instagram and pinterest. So I wanted to go, well i finally went last weekend. The weather was wonderful, we took a picnic around the lake which was beautiful & calm. Not very busy which i like....More

Thank Megankatepritchard
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came to visit - the first time in years - and to have lunch - the food was disappointing and uninspiring and I felt the £7 entrance followed by an £11 meal quite ridiculous - this place needs smartening up, and improvements in many...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very quiet area with woodland walks,a museum,tearoom, and outside seating area to have meals overlooking the lake,

Thank Mick W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not blue, not even a good walk. Very basic Tea room is not great as well, food is below average. Would not recommend Very expensive for what you get.

Thank seb1289
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant to walk around Clean and tidy Cream tea diserpointing (scones covered in flour, small, unusual shape and very bland) Staff all looked unhappy Coffee not that good Rest of cakes looked nice Lake more green than blue Too expensive but children are free

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a warm sunny day. The pool was still green/brown. We could have had a free walk in the New Forest and experienced much better scenery. Very disappointing and not worth the entrance fee!

Thank malcolm2102
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met up with friends with small child and us with our teens. Beautiful setting around the pool with lovely walks through the surrounding woodland. Perfect place for families of all ages. Relaxing, peaceful place to chill out or walk. Kids play areas, bear display and...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking forward to seeing the blue pool after reading up on it, in pictures it is amazing, but when we visited it was green, and we were told , by a member off staff that it had not been blue for months, perhaps...More

Thank cynthia h
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Peter W
8 September 2016|
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Response from BJH1980 | Reviewed this property |
I'll try and add some pictures of the playground. The fairy trail kept my 3 1/2 yr old walking!