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Bodenham Arboretum

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Sladd Lane, Wolverley DY11 5TF, England
+44 1562 852444
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Coffee en route

I had no idea our small coach was going to call here for a short break. What a wonderful surprise... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
WanderingsAscent
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Wales, United Kingdom
Mrs Janebee

Excellent. Lovely walk through the grounds followed by a fantastic carvery in the restaurant. Staff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
janebee63
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
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Sladd Lane, Wolverley DY11 5TF, England
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+44 1562 852444
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had no idea our small coach was going to call here for a short break. What a wonderful surprise to take coffee by the lake, watch the waterfowl and the model boating club members sail their craft. (Sunday).,I am told by our trip organiser...More

Thank WanderingsAscent
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent. Lovely walk through the grounds followed by a fantastic carvery in the restaurant. Staff very friendly and attentive. We will be going back soon.

Thank janebee63
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a guided tour by James Binnion. He walked us through the trees, woodland paths, rides and the farm explaining how the arboretum came into being and how they had tried to get examples of as many varieties of trees as possible. They created...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very hot, dry, sunny day when we visited so relished the shady relief of the leafy arboretum. We encountered friendly donkeys at the start of our walk and wandered past sheep, chickens and ducks too. Very pleasant walks around pools, up to...More

Thank Tracey H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came with friends for lunch a week ago. There is a restaurant which you can visit without paying to go around the arboretum. We just visited the restaurant and ate outside. If you want to walk around the arboretum there is a small fee...More

Thank Hilary P
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is not too far from us, but we had not visited before last week. As we were in the middle of a heatwave, we thought that a place with lots of trees, lakes and ponds, would offer cool walking conditions, and it did. After...More

Thank Jan T
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended to us for a visit by some customers. I'm ashamed to say I'd never heard of it even though it is only about 15 minutes drive from us. So my daughter and 2 small grandchildren went for a day out which...More

Thank sherrisolar
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

The arboretum is beautiful, but it's a pity that more money couldn't be spent on providing customer service training to the dark-haired guy with the thick-lensed glasses who couldn't bring himself to rise above being surly and who has seemingly never been taught to say...More

Thank Mark E
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

We had a really good experience. All members of staff we encountered we helpful and friendly. The food was freshly prepared and good although we had to wait in a queue it was worth it, The paths were well defined and easy walking. We didn't...More

Thank 26robinredbreast
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Love this cafe as sells hot drinks and cakes but also hot food and on a nice day you can sit by the lake and look at the amazing view. I have been around the gardens also which are stunning and did the Easter trail...More

Thank Rachel P
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_maryp1977
1 August 2017|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
The car parks are not far from the main entrance and the marquees may be 10 to 15 minutes walk depending on wear they put them.
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samantha T
11 July 2016|
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Response from William R | Reviewed this property |
Needles or kidderminster
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doreen p
17 August 2015|
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Response from James F | Reviewed this property |
Yes on a lead
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