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Prepare to get lost

In a good way! We visited puzzlewood with no expectation with a free afternoon, we were impressed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Josh G
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Magical place in all weather!

We’ve visited twice in the last few years. Once in awful rain in August and once on a sunny spring... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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Puzzlewood - A Magical Day Out in the Forest of DeanWhy is Puzzlewood magical? Is it the maze of pathways winding through deep gulleys of moss covered rocks, the twisted roots of the Yew trees or the bridges, ‘lookouts’ and features to find on your...more
Perrygrove Road, Coleford GL16 8QB, England
+44 1594 833187
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top marks for fascination and historic interest. Loads of paths and steps. Resonably safe and secure but lots of up and down. Mind blowing ancient ore works. Could be improved by signage and "way out"

Thank Philippa B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a good way! We visited puzzlewood with no expectation with a free afternoon, we were impressed. After walking straight through the front of the wood facilities including play park, petting zoo type arrangement etc straight into the woods, we immediately had lots of choices...More

Thank Josh G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve visited twice in the last few years. Once in awful rain in August and once on a sunny spring day. Both were magical and just as enjoyable. It’s worth taking time to explore the different paths as there are little touches everywhere- like benches...More

Thank teampgws
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in here for a brief walk with my wife ( Active 60's) Immediately transported to scenes from favourite books and films.....was there a party of Orcs around the next bend ? Would Indiana Jones and Lara Croft be fighting for an ancient relic ?...More

Thank Hodgson128
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful part of the country, had a lovely couple of hours spent with family, walking around the stunning woods. Lots to look at and the children in our party loved it.

Thank MatthewStrathearn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really nice time walking around Puzzlewood, there was 8 us of with 2 children and had a great time. Beautiful and calm wood, very picturesque. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here while on holiday in the Cotswolds. It said on the leaflet magical woods, well I thought... how on earth can woods be magical!! We they blooming are!!!!!! We loved it. Rocks with moss and caves, trees, pathways alleyways in the woods, dark...More

Thank 57daisies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Difficult under foot. I took my grandchildren. The eldest lost interest after about 30 minutes which made the rest of the visit a trial. There was really not enough to do.

Thank Retiredtraveller45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The woods themselves are brilliant and well worth the trip and the prices. Awesome, even. The rest of the location is at best mediocre.

Thank Flackadder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A well run, nicely kept place. We had a coffee, sandwich and homemade cake in the cafe there. A very good start, served by a lovely welcoming lady. You follow a path around the wood, which can be slippy so you need to take care....More

Thank Damicowhite
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Stephen H
18 September 2018|
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Response from Brian T | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Very nice cafe, indoor and outdoor seating.
3 May 2018|
Response from Helen O | Property representative |
Sorry dogs and not allowed onsite. We do recommend Rachel’s Rambling Rovers. She’s an excellent dog sitter. Thx
24 October 2017|
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Response from 923Dan | Reviewed this property |
It takes approx. 1 to 1.5 hours to figure it out. We walked around without seeing the same parts until we were walking out. There are no maps! Good Luck.