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Absolutely beautiful countryside

The Dare Valley Park is the place to visit for a tranquil stroll, energetic mountain walk, run or... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
RhianGP
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Aberdare, United Kingdom
Short notice accommodation

Booked a couple of nights at the visitors centre, received a warm welcome especially as we had... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
kevinhX7442UN
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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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Country Park - Accommodation - Camping - Caravan Park - Cafe, All set in 500 acres of beautiful Welsh Countryside Dare Valley has plenty to offer. From walks to outdoor activities to overnight breaks to sumptuous home made food. Come see for...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Dare Valley Park is the place to visit for a tranquil stroll, energetic mountain walk, run or bike ride. Fun for all the family with the adventure playground and the cafe facilities.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank A, Accommodation Director at Dare Valley Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you for your amazing review, come back anytime

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Booked a couple of nights at the visitors centre, received a warm welcome especially as we had taken our daughter and grandchildren last minute and were welcomed. The room was spacious, room for 6 of us. Main bed and bunk beds were comfortable. Only downside...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank A, Accommodation Director at Dare Valley Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely place for a nice relaxing walk. Dogfriendly cafe with exceptional service and very reasonable prices. They are also a hotel and camping site. Great place. I’m lucky to have it on my doorstep.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brodiejaye
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed over for a night and we were welcomed and very well looked after. The room was clean and bed comfortable. The scenery is stunning, this is a place were everyone in the family is happy, many activities and lots to explore. Great for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank A, Accommodation Director at Dare Valley Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, please come back and see us again soon

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

beautiful walks park sandpit camping facilities lake for fishing etc and a lovely cafeteria horse riding can also be arranged also hook up for tourers

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tina W
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

A great place to go to get some quiet time. The walks around the lake are so peaceful and apart from the odd dog walker, you will find you will have the area to yourself. A nice cafe which serves hot meals and cold drinks...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank richiej1984
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

good little country park a few minutes drive from aberdare. good facilities and parking. plenty of walks for the desired.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

I love it here! I don't live in Aberdare anymore, but visit here often, its very beautiful, and had fab walks.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Emma-RoseCaulfield
Reviewed 18 April 2018

This is a fabulous Country Park with so much to see. It is ideal for walking dogs and groups meet up there for dog walks. Good walking boots or strong stout shoes are recommended and a warm waterproof coat in the colder seasons. There is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank JacquiSwansea
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I have visited here during every season and have found something different to see every time. There is a lake with resident water birds and seasonal visitors. There are many walks available for both able and less able visitors. The area is popular with families...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Wendy S
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Response from Tina W | Reviewed this property |
yes plenty of parking
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SammyEds
20 August 2017|
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You could use maps. Google. Com to manually plot your run and that would tell you the distance.
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