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Thames Chase Forest Centre

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Opens in 8 min: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Early brekky

Always a very friendly welcome Great coffee / great snacks Great lunches at a very affordable... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ron P
via mobile
Apple Day Delights

Thames Chase is always worth a visit, however this weekends Apple Fair was great. Over 12 varieties... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Tracy A
Laindon, United Kingdom
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“lovely food”(4 reviews)
“dog walkers”(5 reviews)
The Thames Chase Trust aims to make the Thames Chase Community Forest an inspirational example of landscape regeneration through cost effective environmental improvements that changes lives and demonstrates these values through exemplar community...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Thames Chase Trust Centre, Broadfields Farm, Pike Lane, Upminster RM14 3NS, England
+44 1708 642970
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All reviews hire bikes lovely food dog walkers only downside craft fair play equipment walk around few hours playing hide and seek great park a great place to spend dotted around coffee and cake regular visitors boys love hot chocolate home made cakes
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Always a very friendly welcome Great coffee / great snacks Great lunches at a very affordable price the grandkids live the walks Last time we visited we hired them a bike each

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ron P
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Thames Chase is always worth a visit, however this weekends Apple Fair was great. Over 12 varieties of English apples to try and buy. Plus craft stalls, Morris Men and women as well as fantastic food. Lamberts Milk products were tasty, good value and from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tracy A
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Education center cafe toilets and amply parking. Good playground areas dotted around the park to entertain young children. Highway rat adventure trail is family friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steven G
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We like a Sunday afternoon walk and this one is great for family’s with kids as there’s plenty for them to do and various climbing areas. The great thing with this place is that they do not over charge you with the car parking!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank devfox
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Nice walk through the woods with good all weather paths. Pleasant visitor centre with reasonably priced cafe.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James S
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Loved it here and can’t believe it is as close to the M25 as it is, you would never know. Kids and dogs loved it my daughter had a great time doing the highway rat task. We Will be back.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank wayneh826
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We had a great time discovering the Forest Centre and surrounding land. There were loads of wild berries; hawthorns, sloes, rose hips, damsons and trees: elm, oak with little acorns. The butterflies were out too in the meadows. A little shower did not upset our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 249williamm
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

My two sons and I have visited this country park on many occasions and every time we've been, we have just the best time. We hire bikes and go off exploring the trail,which my two boys never tire of doing and the park is of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank louisetaylor77
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This place has activities for kids, attractive walks for adults and good catering facilities for all. Reasonable parking prices make worth even a short visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jessies_Grandad
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Brilliant place to browse around the market and have a coffee and cake in the cafe. Fabulous place to take a rest after strolling around the forest

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Karen Y
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15 July 2015|
Response from Thames C | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are welcome at Thames Chase, just not inside the Visitors centre.
13 July 2015|
Response from Russmy | Reviewed this property |