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Lovely farm shop and garden centre.

On the road in there is a lovely garden centre and farm shop. Also sell a variety of local produce... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
bike022015
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Saturday outing

A lovely drive into this popular walk. Called at fruit and vegetable/garden centre on route. Well... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
cathy606
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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great spot for all of the family - ducks, geese,moorhens etc., wild birds,-farm shop -river well worth a looksee

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I live in Ballymena but the standard of people in cars using the “shared access road” deterred me from using it yet my rates no doubt reflect “safe” public areas. The speed limit is clearly marked as 10mph though this is ignored to the degree...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Finorm
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

On the road in there is a lovely garden centre and farm shop. Also sell a variety of local produce at reasonable prices. Really helpful friendly staff full of good advice. Visit the Ecosystem centre for a coffee or breakfast, enjoy the walks and out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bike022015
Reviewed 11 August 2018

A lovely drive into this popular walk. Called at fruit and vegetable/garden centre on route. Well worth a visit and so busy. Great variety of plants, veg, fruit , chutneys and local honeys for sale. Drawbridge cafe not open on Saturday, just Monday to Friday....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cathy606
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Great day had by all, lots to do and lovely walks kids and parents enjoyed. If you want something a little differnt pop in

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank darrendeedee
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The walk was lovely with lots of wild life. That is where it ends. The ECO centre was closed. No visitor information or reasons. What I assume must have been the play park has a large dirty old sand pit and the frames where swings...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank debs952017
Reviewed 8 April 2018

this place has just been deserted nobody seems to care. The willow fairy ring has now gone as some Buffoon cut the trees this is just a disgrace a real embarrassment for the town and local council don't bother visiting broken trees No Flowerbeds Nothing

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank alisonesler
Reviewed 7 February 2018

A large open space to enjoy but it seems the local council have literally pulled up the drawbridge and retired to the comfort of the facility complete with self congratulary banner. Paths and playparks have been allowed to deteriorate badly.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JohnL5482
Reviewed 8 January 2018

The ECOS Centre was not open, as the Drawbridge was up, but there were a good few people around enjoying the large site the Centre is situated on. The Centre is very close to the main road, and there is plenty of Parking. There is...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Mo_DaW171
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I want to visit the ECOS centre but need to travel to get there. Google maps has stated that it is closed longterm. Reviews on trip advisor state that it is closed for renovations. The ECOS centre does not have a website. There is a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
5  Thank Chris F
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