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Great site close to M1

A well located modern site with very facilities and lots of cycling and walking available in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A bit of countryside in a former industrial area.

We were staying in the adjacent Caravan club site so the Country Park was the obvious place to... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Steve W
Shepshed, United Kingdom
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“play area”(13 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Poolsbrook Country Park Pavillion Pavilion Drive | Poolsbrook, Staveley S43 3WL, England
+44 1246 470579
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All reviews caravan club site play area lovely walk duck food ducks and geese outdoor gym playground for children round the lake bacon butties great playground nature reserve all ages gentle walk cup of tea bike ride lovely place nice cafe
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well located modern site with very facilities and lots of cycling and walking available in the Country Park

Thank Wil2
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We were staying in the adjacent Caravan club site so the Country Park was the obvious place to walk. Very pleasant walks around the lakes and through the woodland. There is a shop for sweets, ice cream and the like which we didn't use. The...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Poolsbrook is very local to me and I visit often. I cycle the many trails it connects to (Chesterfield canal, Westwood, Rother Valley country park, Trans Pennine Trail) and I have recently started doing the Park Run there on a Saturday morning. As well as...More

Thank sashnav
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Took the horses here in trailer to ride round park. Beautiful tracks and wonderful scenerary and an excellent cafe for bacon butties if a tad expensive. One major downside - there is a dedicated, signed, horsebox park BUT it is used by everyone. We came...More

2  Thank Topdog100
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This would be a nice park if it was tidied up litter and dog fouling all over the place picnic area covered in goose droppings unhealthy for young children and be very carrfull with kids loads of ragwort growing everywhere spouse boys plant which shouldn’t...More

Thank w0lverine1948des
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The site itself is immaculate in every way,the wardens a very friendly and always on hand too help.It is very easy to get to from the motor way and very quite,first impressions give you the wrong vibes as there is a small industrial site close...More

1  Thank handysteve
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is quite a local park to us so we do visit quite often, probably once a month with our 3 children aged 3, 19m and 7m. It's not the best park by any stretch of the imagination but it's free, parking is free and...More

Thank Trips-With-3-Kids
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Poolsbrook Park is a small but lovely little oasis. I take my grandson there most day's. Lovely walks with lots of nature. Some people have left reviews on how its not kept right, well in my opinion its one of the nicest paces around for...More

Thank MrsDHiggs
Reviewed 9 June 2018

A pleasant, well-kept site in the middle of a country park offering lots of walks - both we and the dog enjoyed it very much

Thank Fudge03
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

A local park for us, very handy for dog walking and running. It’s got a few different tracks you can follow mainly around the lake. You can also cross the main road and continue the walking, but the scenery isn’t as inviting. It’s a basic...More

Thank Zoe M
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Danielle G
15 October 2018|
Response from Zoe M | Reviewed this property |
Yes we always have our dog off the lead. We are just careful round the car parks and near the wildlife 🙂
Widyan N
18 August 2018|
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Response from Tripperb90 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes they can i have seen many kids cycling round but i would do it with caution as there is nothing to really separate the path from the water in some parts
17 March 2018|
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Response from 801chesterfield25 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know if you can take a dog in the cafe but there is loads of outside seating when we went on Sunday it was full lovely to see people and children using the play facilities