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Bowood House Adventure Playground

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Lovely Family Day Out

Lovely day out with my niece, nephew and dad. Great place for a lazy summer afternoon picnic, great... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Swindon, United Kingdom
Good Day Out

Lots to do with the family. The adventure park is great. Loads of open space to picnic, play ball... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages”(15 reviews)
“soft play”(9 reviews)
Please note Bowood House is currently closed for the Winter Season and will re-open on March 25th, 2016. Renowned as one of the biggest and best adventure playgrounds in the South of England. Huge slides, rope walks, a large pirate galleon plus...more
Bowood House Derry Hill, SN11 0LZ, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 August 2014

We bought a family ticket to Bowood House and Gardens for two adults and two children for £32.50, which we felt was great value for money considering the amount of time we ended up spending there! We decided to walk around the lake and House...More

3  Thank Ojmsjem
Bowood H, Marketing Director at Bowood House Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2014

Thank you for your kind review of your recent visit to Bowood - we are delighted you seem to have had a wonderful time and managed to explore all that this beautiful Estate has to offer. It really is spectacular at this time of year....More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Bowood is situated in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside, I took my two children 4 and 10 .. Tractor tom was our first stop, kids loved it. What would of been nice if the 2 female staff members had interacted with the children instead of standing...More

4  Thank Gemma M
Bowood H, Marketing Director at Bowood House Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2014

Hello Gemma Sorry to hear that your day was not perfect. The staff are normally very attentive with our Tractor Ted visitors - apologies if that was not the case this time round. We will look into your other comments and make sure things are...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Lovely day out with my niece, nephew and dad. Great place for a lazy summer afternoon picnic, great adventure park, and beautiful house and gardens. Lots to explore, and gorgeous hidden waterfall. You can get refreshments but a tad expensive, like most places to be...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Lots to do with the family. The adventure park is great. Loads of open space to picnic, play ball games etc. Food/drink is overpriced, the norm for this type of place! Take your own! Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 8 August 2018

We went as a family of 5. One of whom was 15, very disappointed to find out he was regarded as an adult here. They could look at being cheaper if you book on line The adventure playground only went up to 12!! although there...More

Thank hammerfan1956
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The height of the walkways looked quite daunting, but they seemed very safe with netting around, and were certainly much enjoyed by my grandchildren aged 8,7,5 and 4. And although it was the start of the school holidays the playground never seemed to get too...More

Thank mj75_11
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The children in our group ranged from 4 up to 16 and they all had a fantastic time. The grounds are beautiful and walking to the caves is lovely.

1  Thank LosElvinos
Reviewed 25 June 2018

First time at Bowood and was really impressed. Gardens are lovely and loads of caves and waterfalls to explore with a young family. Play park is absolutely brilliant and kids loved it

2  Thank Guidofandango
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I won a family ticket on a tourist site so saved it for when we had the grandkids (2 & 5) for the weekend. We've visited before and the grounds are beautiful and well kept. The house is also nice but there's not too much...More

1  Thank cga00
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Our 4 and 9 yo kids are pretty active and love a challenge, so we went to Bowood House and Garden for the Adventure Playground (and other farm / play activities). It is safe to say that we were in no way disappointed - kids’...More

1  Thank Ben F
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I visited bowood house with 3 friends. We had a lovely relaxing day in the spa and pool and treated ourselves to 2 treatments each as part of a package which was thoroughly enjoyed. Dinner in the eve was amazing, staff were very attentive. I...More

1  Thank Sjdyb
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Great place for children to have fun ,plenty of space ,safe climbing equipment. Tables for picnics . Take a day to enjoy the play area ,tractor Ted for younger children and enjoy the house and garden areas in a lovely setting. Plenty of parking. Good...More

Thank Brenda B
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