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Conkers

586 Rawdon Rd (B Millennium Avenue | Moira, Ashby-de-la-Zouch DE12 6GA, England
+44 1283 216633
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Wish I went to a park.. they are free..

It was our first time here. Went with a 3 year old and a 5 year old. I paid online with a groupon... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sophie S
via mobile
Just OK

Went here with a wowcher, would not have paid full price! Took my niece and nephew for the day and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
nigglepiggle
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible9%
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“assault course” (194 reviews)
“barefoot walk” (258 reviews)
“high ropes” (70 reviews)
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586 Rawdon Rd (B Millennium Avenue | Moira, Ashby-de-la-Zouch DE12 6GA, England
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+44 1283 216633
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"assault course"
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"barefoot walk"
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"high ropes"
in 70 reviews
"zip wire"
in 49 reviews
"outdoor activities"
in 29 reviews
"activity trail"
in 39 reviews
"mulled wine"
in 12 reviews
"climbing wall"
in 27 reviews
"groupon voucher"
in 27 reviews
"indoor area"
in 21 reviews
"enchanted forest"
in 40 reviews
"all ages"
in 70 reviews
"pond dipping"
in 16 reviews
"an extra charge"
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"year olds"
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"sensory walk"
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"great family day"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was our first time here. Went with a 3 year old and a 5 year old. I paid online with a groupon voucher (so so glad I didn’t pay full price!) firstly the bare foot walk! Aka the brick walk. It was quite busy...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here with a wowcher, would not have paid full price! Took my niece and nephew for the day and it was pouring with rain which didn't both us. It was all OK, could do with a spruce up and money spent on it. It...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely appalling, very expensive, pay a lot to get in then find out you have to pay extra for the activity’s. A lot of things are broken the whole place is a joke!!!!! I was asking other people through the day there thought on it,...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to conkers with a 3 year old 7 year old and 13 year old when we arrived having already paid £38 to get in we discovered that all the ropes and zip wires were closed due to staffing shortages which is rather bizarre when...More

Thank Ian L
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I travelled from Lincoln to visit. Found it very expensive for what is there. Then went to buy tickets for the low climb couldn’t get tickets for four hrs later. Not enough staff no information given where things was or which way to go. We...More

1  Thank lin24wink
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Mike S, Manager at Conkers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. Sorry to read that you were unable to book for the low ropes whilst on your visit. The Vertigo Adventures course is very popular and due to health and safety needs only a limited number of guests can use this...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited on Saturday with a family who were staying with us over the weekend. We were members of conkers many years ago, and were disappointed to discover that a vast majority of the interactive items in the Discovery Centre which were broken 10 years ago,...More

Thank Kim G
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Mike S, Manager at Conkers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. I was sorry to read that you were disappointed with certain elements of your visit. We do update and reinvest in Conkers regularly and the new 4D cinema is an example of this. The original exhibition is now some 18...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out for the family would recommend.many activities for the full day , cafeteria reasonably priced.entry also well priced.if weather poor outside then plenty to do indoorsMore

Thank Paul W
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Mike S, Manager at Conkers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your review and for adding some realistic comment about the value for money and activities. Conkers does really offer a fully day out for the family and lots of opportunities to get out and about in the 120 acres of the grounds, plus...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This attraction has activities for all ages,from small children to adults.Great safe Indoor play area for the little ones and great outdoor park as well.Educational nature walks and fun activities throughout.Assault courses for all ages and levels.There was a maze and so many other fun...More

Thank Andrew H
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Mike S, Manager at Conkers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and feedback on your family day out. Conkers does have lots going on and as you say it's good for getting together with the family. Watch out for our new underground adventure "The Warrens" which will be open at the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a day out with my 6 year old nephew and he had a great time. The enchanted forest play area was a particular highlight for him and he loved the barefoot walk too, although I thought it was a bit weird. One disappointment was...More

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Mike S, Manager at Conkers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review. Sorry that you had a later ticket for the 4D cinema. We have now increased the capacity which should help to reduce the wait now and sessions will be available for 80 at a time which should make a big difference....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Following our very disappointing visit on 10/08/18, I would like to draw your attention to a few matters. Firstly we booked on line and paid £28:76 for a family of four. When we arrived we were completely shocked to discover that this only entitled us...More

3  Thank Piper W
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Mike S, Manager at Conkers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. I was sorry to read that you found a number of elements not functioning during your visit. We do have over 120 exhibits in the Discovery Centre and our staff work hard to ensure as much as possible is fully...More

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galit m
17 July 2018|
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Response from Mike S | Property representative |
Yes you can book an awesome package online via our website which provides a ticket for the High Ropes and allows entrance.
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sarah f
16 July 2018|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
There is a camping site next to the YHA which is very near.
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bennyboy670
2 July 2018|
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Response from Mike S | Property representative |
Sorry for delay in responding. The doors open at 7.30pm. Unfortunately it is not possible to bring food in with you but there is food available once you arrive.
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