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Betteshanger Park

Visitor Centre Sandwich Road, Deal CT14 0BF, England
+44 1304 619227
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Cycle park

Good cycle park, multiple routes some suitable for mountain, hybrids and road bikes. Fowlmead Lake... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
creativestartravel
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Joy

Visited park for first time with kids. They enjoyed play area for over an hour which enabled us... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Gary C
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Ashford, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Betteshanger provides a once-in-a-generation opportunity for everyone to see how 'old energy' can be transformed into 'new energy'. It connects people with energy and energy with people. Coupled with miles of traffic free cycling, muddy mountain bike trails, a sensational events programme, woodland, grassland, marshland and wide-ranging, hands-on activities including archery, fossil hunting and den building, Betteshanger is Kent's must-visit destination.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“bike hire” (14 reviews)
“off road” (14 reviews)
“play area” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Visitor Centre Sandwich Road, Deal CT14 0BF, England
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+44 1304 619227
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good cycle park, multiple routes some suitable for mountain, hybrids and road bikes. Fowlmead Lake is around the corner, good place to take friends and family, as well as enjoy a solo ride. Recommend it. There are toilets and a cafe, they're in the middle...More

Thank creativestartravel
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited park for first time with kids. They enjoyed play area for over an hour which enabled us grown ups to purchase coffee. Although limited seating families leave at regularly periods for biking and walks. Appears to be great for biking,running and walking plus redevelopment...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter & her friends had a birthday party here on the obstacle course, for an hour & all loved it, before this the staff were very quick when answering my email enquiries too. Thank you.

Thank MarisaEades
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This park has the makings of something immense. But for now really enjoy it whilst it's quiet! I love mountain biking and the trails around the park are great fun for me and allows the kids to get muddy.....they love it! The new obstacle course...More

Thank Owls1977
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to walk and explore nature. Lots to do with the play area and bike hire etc. Good and drink on offer and parking rates reasonable. Kids love exploring there.

Thank Wakeym
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and 8 year old twins enjoyed cycling round the 3km road bike tarmac route. They completed the route several times whilst I walked the dog on the pedestrian route that ran alongside the road bike route. We were pleasantly surprised with the car...More

Thank L16MLT
Lynnette C, Public Relations Manager at Betteshanger Park, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We're pleased to hear you had a great time and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The park is very big and has great facilities including the bike hire which is good for families however the cafe needs renovating and the geocaching either needs to be improved or taken away as an activity which is advertised as "45 minutes - 1...More

Thank Joe P
Lynnette C, Public Relations Manager at Betteshanger Park, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are in the process of building a new visitor centre which will include a new café. Please bear with us whilst we complete the new building and we promise the facilities will be much...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I always loved this little jewel on my doorstep called Betteshanger Park with a lot of activities for anyone to choose and beautiful nature. Today my love became even stronger. The staff in the park is always very helpful and polite and today they exceeded....More

Thank AnnaOzzie
Lynnette C, Public Relations Manager at Betteshanger Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are always pleased to hear when our visitors have a great time. We will make sure this is passed on to Kieran and David. We hope to see you (and your dog!) in the...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

We were on holiday in Kent for a couple of weeks and came to Betteshanger three times. The first time we all went biking. We hired two bikes for the grownups plus one for our six year old and one for our four year old...More

1  Thank BenBlench
Lynnette C, Public Relations Manager at Betteshanger Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are really pleased you hear you had such a great time - so great in fact that you visited 3 times! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Kite Festival advertised on Kiting UK website attracted us to this park. The parking is atrocious, nowhere near enough spaces, and the staff were unable to help. The parking was £3.00 for the whole day which was great but had no receipts so we shall...More

Thank outsideinn123
Lynnette C, Public Relations Manager at Betteshanger Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We will make sure your feedback on the Wind Festival is passed onto our event team. We hope to see you at the Park again soon.

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Lucy L
3 October 2017|
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Did you appeal your fine? If you feel you have been wrongly fined you should contact the appeals address at parkwithease. Regardless of whether a receipt is printed, they are able to see which car registrations have been... More
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Liz6633
23 October 2016|
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I actually paid the Easy Park parking "fine" of £30 and then immediately discovered that their letter was over 14 working days after the "offence" and therefore cannot be legally issued. I contacted Easy Park asking for a... More
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