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Decoy Country Park

Decoy Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 1EB, England
+44 7971 051509
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What a great place!

First visit at the end of the day but still plenty to do. We will be going back to spend a longer... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jswhitford-robson
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Walk around the lake

Go for a lovely walk around the lake and through the woods. For kids, the play area is very well... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Andrew T
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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“play area” (15 reviews)
“play football” (5 reviews)
“country park” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Decoy Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 1EB, England
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+44 7971 051509
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"country park"
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"water play"
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"paddle boarding"
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"all ages"
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"water area"
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"snack hut"
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"foot ball"
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"lovely walk"
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"bike track"
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"walking trails"
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"great adventure"
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"ice cream kiosk"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

First visit at the end of the day but still plenty to do. We will be going back to spend a longer day their and take a picnic. Lots to do for the kids.

Thank jswhitford-robson
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Go for a lovely walk around the lake and through the woods. For kids, the play area is very well equipped, with water sprays in the summer. and a "snack shack" with the usual ice creams, crisps, drinks etc. It is a disused quarry, so...More

Thank Andrew T
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped en route to a National trust visit for a dog walk but it really is a playground. Cheap parking is a bonus and toilets. Good for push chairs.

Thank Beatrice H
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

The decoy country park is a park located on the decoy estate in South newton Abbott. It is a lovely park lots of nice forestry and a big play park for children. I recommend it so well because it is a very nice location.

Thank sam j
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

It a good place for family with dogs lovely play park dogs not allowed we walk the dogs round the lake put dogs in car play in park and the boys and dogs play foot ball

Thank Katrina C
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Great wildlife park, free except for parking. Good for walking well behaved dogs. Take some food for the ducks. You may need to wear wellington boots.

Thank Maeziadel
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

I love this park, there is a really good park for kids of all ages and a water part which is safe as water shoots out of specific shoots so not dangerous and little ones love it. Picnic tables and a cafe. The lake is...More

Thank trudihair
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Its a much used Park with one largish lake probably about 9 acres in size and with a much smaller one. Part of the woodland is in private ownership and is not accessible - the other part is managed by the Council and Woodland Trust.....More

Thank DevonFoxtrotone
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Pleasant park with good parking facilities but gets very busy during holiday time. Play area OK for children three to seven. Water play not brilliant. Did not try catering facilities though some available. We bought our own picnic which most people did. There is a...More

Thank Zeena W
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Some friend recommended this place as being good for children so we met up with our friends and went to Decoy for the afternoon. It was VERY busy, so much so that we couldn't get a parking space so we parked over the road, a...More

Thank MatthewCull
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