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Country walk

Very scenic walk . There are three walks you can do. They are labelled as Red, Blue, and Yellow... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Bridgend, United Kingdom
A walk in the park

This country park is a special place, plenty of areas to walk , enjoy the beautiful surroundings... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Southern Wales, 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
Aberdare, Wales
+44 1685 874672
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All reviews on site dog walkers fantastic views an adventure beautiful countryside fresh air bite to eat riding school camping facilities couple of nights watch the world last weekend lovely cup of coffee children play natural beauty restaurant serving walking trails
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Very scenic walk . There are three walks you can do. They are labelled as Red, Blue, and Yellow . Myself and the wife went on the yellow walk Penrhiwllech Trail which takes you up high with excellent views . Would recommend walking boots as...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank nealewjames
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This country park is a special place, plenty of areas to walk , enjoy the beautiful surroundings . watch wildlife and see friendly faces . Sit by the lake and just watch the world go by . Visit the Cafe Cwtch where you will have...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Cadairidris
Reviewed 14 September 2017

always lovely place to come for a lovely cup of coffee and a walk seating area lovely too food very good

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank margareta403
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely small valley with lots of variation and interest. It has been developed on the site of a colliery, and there are reminders of its previous existence to be found. Today, there is a lovely lake area complete with ducks and plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Anne C
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice walk from Gadlys Aberdare with the dog. On arrival you will find the Visitors centre where you can enjoy a meal or just have a coffee with seating indoor and outdoor. There is a Play area for young children as well as a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Annie292014
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Took the dogs for a walk this evening to the country park, loads of parking areas, all free, wheelchair friendly too, great to see a load of Canada Geese fly and land on one of the ponds, such a lovely sight, great camping area too...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank David E
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Natural, peaceful and tranquil place to walk the dog, the kids, or just to clear your head. Nature all around, and even prettier in the Autumn. The wildlife is spectacular to watch and I am blessed I live so close to such a fabulous place.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Brodiejaye
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

For natural beauty you can't beat a walk around this park. There are paths for wheelchairs and buggies around the lake and park, and a number of trails for hikers around too. The centre has good facilities with toilets, a cafe and playground areas too.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mazerooni
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Good facilities in visitor centre . Good camping . Loads of walks for all abilities . Stunning lakes and views

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank mays83
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Excellent right in middle of park near the lake, Beautiful surroundings. Rooms were clean and bright. Linen and towels lovely no need to use our own. Lovely and quiet, Staff were amazing, kind and couldn't do more for you. Delicious cooked breakfast. Amazing time.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Wendy S
24 July 2018|
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Response from Tina W | Reviewed this property |
yes plenty of parking
20 August 2017|
Response from SuperZygoticMonkey4 |
You could use maps. Google. Com to manually plot your run and that would tell you the distance.