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Peaceful stroll

A good place to take young children for a little change of scenery . Playgrounds for young children... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Zakopane2000
via mobile
Great park and food

Great park and a great cafe, the park is brilliant loads to do for all ages and pet owners. Cafe... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dhami_7250
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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“den building”(8 reviews)
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Over 100 acres to explore. Sensory trail, miniature railway (open April to Sept on Sundays). Accessible and easy footpaths suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs with waymarked routes.Free mobility scooter hire, 2 kids play areas, cafe...more
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Ryton Road, Bubbenhall CV8 3BG, England
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+44 24 7630 5592
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I had to write a review after reading the one saying "disgusting dirty place". This is so far from the truth. I walk my dog at Ryton Pools several times a week and regularly run there, take my children and friends there. It is a...More

6  Thank 938kelly
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 May 2014

DO NOT GO ON THE MINIATURE RAILWAY!!! Last September we went for a family day out to Ryton Pools. The park itself is lovely and I can’t fault it. However on the way back from our lovely walk. Our son who was then four at...More

10  Thank Kelly J
ManagerKWP, Manager at Ryton Pools Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2014

A thorough investigation was conducted by our Health and Safety representative. As part of this we spoke to all staff who were there on the day and Coventry Model Engineers (the Railway operators who run this concession). The engine was mechanically sound and well maintained...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great park and a great cafe, the park is brilliant loads to do for all ages and pet owners. Cafe serves decent food and offers drinks and ice cream would recommend on a hot day! Even in winter would be lovely for a photographer 😊

Thank dhami_7250
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent place for dog walks all year round. Two play areas for different age kids and a cafe and shop.

1  Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This park has so much to offer and highly recommend. Ample parking (parking areas scattered around the park) Pay & display. This park offers throughout the year public specialist activities. Check out their Facebook/website for events. We went a while back to make water rockets...More

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ManagerKWP, General Manager at Ryton Pools Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely review of our park. We are glad you had such an enjoyable visit, and got to explore the park fully. We look forward to seeing you again sometime, and dont forget we offer great value permits too, if you like...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a great place for all ages. There are two playgrounds one for younger children and another for older ones. The walks are lovely And there are picnic places, also a cafe and information shop. Anyone with mobility issues you can hire a mobility...More

Thank sharkim
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A really nice park. Plenty for the children to do and very dog friendly. Car park is a real bonus at only £2 for the whole day. While the weather was very hot it was great to go early morning and then later in the...More

1  Thank covlocks
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is a wonderful sanctuary of peace and quiet with lovely walks, lots of wildlife and fresh air. Go early to avoid the crowds, especially during school holidays, and beware the bikes!! Very dog friendly, clean loos and a little cafe too.

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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I have been a few times through 6 weeks holiday and had to change my son the nappy a all over the toliet because the bins have never been emptied it's smells foul get it sorted !!More

2  Thank Toni D
ManagerKWP, General Manager at Ryton Pools Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

The nappy bins and sanitary units are dealt with by an external contractor on a weekly basis. Due to the good weather, unfortunately demand had been much higher and created this temporary issue. This has now been resolved, apologies for the problems encountered on your...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

A good place to take young children for a little change of scenery . Playgrounds for young children as well as junior age. Picnic area to enjoy and watch the children play from a slightly higher ground with a view of the lake. There is...More

Thank Zakopane2000
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Had lovely day out walked round the park with husband and the dog.The car park price good value for money not to packed plenty of space.

Thank tracey186403
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

I went on a school trip with my son and his pre-school class and it was lovely. The ranger who helped us out was extremely good with all the children and very helpful. There is a pirate trail, a wonderful learning room, a wooded area...More

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Maria W
31 August 2018|
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Response from tracey186403 | Reviewed this property |
Cash only
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Pauline M
7 February 2018|
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Response from nomadicwriter | Reviewed this property |
Large area, mixed terrain with something for everyone - nothing too steep though. Good car park and cafe; check the winter opening times of the information centre.
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Karky69
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Response from Stuart K | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karky69. No, they do not allow the use of BBQs. The country park is run by Warwickshire County Council and they do not allow BBQs at any of their country parks. They have picnic tables to bring your own picnic... More
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