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Dorset Segways

Poole Road, Poole BH17 7BJ, England
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Dorset Seway Tour of Upton Country park

Great fun. Thank you to the friendly expert Jamie who was very humourous. A great present for me... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
darzetboy
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Fun but be careful

Nice to get around in the lovely park. Beware that you can come off though, two people had theirs... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Beachboy42
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Worthing, West Sussex, United kingdom
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“off road” (5 reviews)
“upton park” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Poole Road, Poole BH17 7BJ, England
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Great fun. Thank you to the friendly expert Jamie who was very humourous. A great present for me from my daughter. Good instruction and safety briefing. Good tour of the grounds on a lovely sunny winters day.

Thank darzetboy
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Nice to get around in the lovely park. Beware that you can come off though, two people had theirs run away with them on my day and we heard a horrroy story from the day before. Friendly instrutor but maybe it was the way that...More

Thank Beachboy42
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I first watched another group practice and we very worried. However, we needn't have. We quickly got the hang of it and set off on a tour of the grounds. It was so much fun; we were very disappointed when it was...More

Thank Crystalltipss
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I've really enjoyed this day being on the Segway at Dorset Segways. I went around different than places with some awesome views including off road, on road etc. My instructor and guide was called Christine, she took us around Upton Park and she was excellent....More

Thank jdFootballfan1
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I live nearly 40 miles away but braved the summer holiday traffic for a lunch time 1 hour Segway experience at Poole's Upton House. The journey there took over 2 hours as the traffic was horrendous and I was anxious when I arrived as I...More

Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

We had such a good time on the segways! The park is beautiful and provides a great backdrop to the experience. Our instructor on the day was similarly great. Enthusiastic, fun and patient as we got used to the segways. If I was only reviewing...More

1  Thank Duncan H
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

My sister and I bought my parents a voucher online for Christmas for a group of 5 of us to do a segway tour around Upton Country Park. We wanted to do segways again after being introduced to them last year at Center Parcs. We...More

Thank Sarah E
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Wifey and I booked the Segway Tour using a Red Letter gift card. The car park at Upton House & Country Park is large but is now P&D. The meeting place for the Segway Tour is just beyond the Tea Rooms (bottom end of the...More

Thank Elmbird
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Went on a fun hour long tour this week with Dorset Segways. Now my balance is woeful but after a few minutes fun instruction, I was away with the rest of the friendly group. It helped that the weather was the first proper Spring day...More

Thank June W
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Our guide, John, explained how to use the bikes really well and we soon stopped feeling nervous. He had a great sense of humour and made the tour fun. Bikes were great and the tour round the beautiful park was great - both off and...More

Thank Bobles21
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