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Cycling , called for a cuppa

Called for a pot of tea 200918 . Very pleasant sat at a table next to the lake . There was a man... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
stuart d
York, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice walk

Had a nice walk here around the lakes and a visit to the cafe afterwards. Really enjoyed the walk... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Selby, United Kingdom
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“sand pit”(5 reviews)
“open water”(2 reviews)
Allerthorpe YO42 4RL, England
+44 1759 301444
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All reviews paddling area sand pit open water fishing lake small animals all ages round the lake friendly and helpful staff summer holidays lovely place older kids great family day dog walking great cafe children love live miles away entrance fee
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called for a pot of tea 200918 . Very pleasant sat at a table next to the lake . There was a man singing stood by the lake . My mate said his coffee was poor but I had tea and that was very good....More

Thank stuart d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a nice walk here around the lakes and a visit to the cafe afterwards. Really enjoyed the walk, if you have children there is also a nice park for them to play in. This place would be great in the summer as there looks...More

Thank E7157NB
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I must have tried 5 times to contact the site in the run up to our visit. It is extremely rare that someone answers the phone or e mails. To make matters worse, the staff charged us twice for the camp plot as we arrived...More

Thank richard s
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve just taken our first visit here and must say, it really was very good. The lake walks aren’t too long for little legs, the paddling areas are great and contained so easy to keep an eye on our kids. Also really enjoyed the Kayaks...More

Thank Jordan G
Reviewed 29 August 2018

There is so much kids can do here, mine LOVE it. As has been stressed before it can be quite expensive if you are staying all day and continue using the activities. Paddle boards, kayak, inflatable obstacle course, dinghy's etc. We would love this place...More

Thank escortcab
Reviewed 27 August 2018

It isn't a cheap day out, but it certainly is a fun one. Good for the older kids too. We came with 2 x 13 year olds a 6 and 3 year old and we all had a lovely time. The new inflatable is great...More

Thank SaintStacey
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely place to come with children of all ages. It has quite a few of water sports for older children and a playground for younger ones. It has a camping site on site and is a great place to enjoy the great...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Just spent a few days camping at the park. Leisure facilities are fantastic, teenage kids had a brilliant time swimming, kayaking, and paddle boarding on the lake. Adults loved it too. Book early (and online) if you want to do the inflatable ‘assault course’ on...More

Thank J060273
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Having called at Canal Head to see the latest sculptures, we wanted a drink. Noted on the way, we diverted to the park. We went into the cafe and enjoyed a hot drink each. Th choice of drinks was sufficient for anyone. We sat on...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Went for a day out at allerthorpe Lakeland park on Tuesday 15th August. To start with we were told we had to pay £5 to walk around the lake,there were three of us,me,my husband and our 15 year old daughter,a bit much for a quick...More

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5 May 2018|
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Response from MrsHes123 | Reviewed this property |
£5 per family
17 April 2018|
Response from Tony I | Reviewed this property |
The Pocklington to York bus service does go past the entrance to Allerthorpe Lakes. You would need to ask East Yorkshire Motor Services if they drop off and pick up from there. Sorry, can't give a definite answer.
vicki b
26 August 2017|
Response from Davidemslie | Reviewed this property |
Yes, good for toddlers (at least my 3 year old granddaughter likes it!) Good play area with swings, slides etc, in an enclosed space with wood chip ground. Paddling area in corner of lake, very shallow coned off area with... More