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Cuerden Valley Park

Berkeley Drive, Preston PR5 6BY, England
+44 1772 324436
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We live nearby but have never been to Cuerden before. We parked at the Wigan Road car park then... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Heidi M
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The cafe is exquisite situated so you can take in the fabulous grounds!

Not to be missed, my new favourite. This park is very much worth a visit, its vast and yet your... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mary B
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“dog walkers” (16 reviews)
“farmers market” (10 reviews)
“walled garden” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Berkeley Drive, Preston PR5 6BY, England
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+44 1772 324436
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"dog walkers"
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"farmers market"
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"walled garden"
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"whittle le woods"
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"great dog"
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"charity shop"
in 2 reviews
"worth stopping here"
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"beautiful place to walk"
in 2 reviews
"view cafe"
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"dogs love"
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"several events"
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"beer festival"
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"housing estate"
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"great walk"
in 6 reviews
"stepping stones"
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"walk for miles"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live nearby but have never been to Cuerden before. We parked at the Wigan Road car park then walked along the tarmac/gravel path. Pram friendly. Lovely scenery hard to believe your right next to the motorway. Eventually came to the centre of the park...More

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your visit to the Park and for writing your review. There are 5 car parks on the Park which is about 3 and a half miles long and a mile and a half wide...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not to be missed, my new favourite. This park is very much worth a visit, its vast and yet your never short of something to explore, especially if you stay by the cafe area. Towards the other end of the park you can benefit from...More

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the feedback and your kind review. I am really pleased that enjoyed the Park on your visit and I hope you will be back soon. There is always something else to see!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Im 13 and so is my other friend and cuerden has to be the best place ever 4 us.u have none of the "idiots" causing trouble and its just a place to get away from everyone and have a fun time and forget about all...More

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It is really great hat you enjoy your time here on the Park, that is what it is there for! Thanks for letting us know and for posting your review.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a stranger to the area a little confusing to find the park but well worth the effort. The cafe food was excellent with a great view over the valley. The dogs loved the stream and grandson was enthralled by dragonflies. If you are travelling...More

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am glad that you managed to find us and enjoyed your visit. We have started to erect new signs around the Park so hopefully it will be easier to find us in future. For those of you with satnavs, you can input the post...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to park at the site of the Lower Kent Mill at the far end of the Valley Park. The entrance is deceptive- look for a Church with a tower on the right coming from Preston and take the lane just before it. Don't...More

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am so pleased that you have discovered the Park and seem to have explored quite a lot of it! I don't know if you are aware, but we rely on the income from the pay and display parking machines to help keep the Park...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I often walk my dog here and the park rangers and a couple of times I've run into park rangers/staff and they are really helpful if needed and passionate about the park. I've visited the farmers market and it was ok but could do with...More

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks very much for sharing your thoughts about the Park. I am glad that you found the staff helpful. The Farmers Market, like most of the events we hold on the Park, can be very dependent on the weather. We do try to have a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great new cafe and good food was very busy only suggestion is air con or ventilation needs attention for the staff were melting inside on a hot day.More

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the feedback. I am pleased that you enjoyed the Café even though it can get quite warm in there when the sun is out - the glass viewing windows don't help! There are options for customers to use the balcony and we will...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The path is split into two ways and I think there are 3 car parks, on one side is the path that takes you to Whittle-le-Woods via a ruined mill which is worth a look, back the other way is a nice ride/walk were you...More

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thanks for your review Russell. There are 5 car parks at the and if you call at the Visitor Centre on Berkeley Drive you can pick up further information about the Park and upcoming events. We hope to see you down here again!

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Went for a gala day, excellent.. Lots of craft shows and outdoor activities. Very good., weather again was a factor, brilliant for a family day out. Free to get in and lovely nature reserve.

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your day here on the Park. A list of the further events we have on the Park can be found on our website. I hope that you will be back soon. Thanks for the feedback.

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

great place for walks, picnics, dogs love a dip in the river, a relaxed afternoon with the dogs, love it

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John P, Front Office Manager at Cuerden Valley Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

We are so glad that you enjoy what the Park has to offer and hope to see you at our new Visitor Centre and Café in the not too distant future. Thanks for taking the trouble to write your review.

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Shaun F
25 March 2018|
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Response from John P | Property representative |
Yes the café opened for the first time at the Farmers Market on Sunday. It will now be open from 10 till 4 (occasionally longer)from Tuesday to Sunday each week. It will also be open on Mondays when it is a Bank Holiday. I... More
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