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River Dart Country Park

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Great place to camp!

We stayed here in August this year 2018, and the grandchildren aged from 2 - 13 all loved it. There... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gwenstevens2016
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Fantastic place

I used to come here when I was little so to revisit with my own daughter was very special. It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sally K
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Located in the Dartmoor National Park the River Dart Country Park has an award winning campsite and is open daily from Easter to the end of September for fun and adventurous holidays and days out for families.Set in 90 acres, with lakes, parkland...more
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River Dart Country Park, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7NP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in August this year 2018, and the grandchildren aged from 2 - 13 all loved it. There is the lake area with the pirate ship and climbing ropes etc, a shallow area for little ones with a beach area for picnics. there...More

Thank gwenstevens2016
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good morning, Thank you so much for such a brilliant review! It really sounds as though you all thoroughly enjoyed your visit to the park. We certainly have lots to see and do here that's for sure, and we love hearing this from our guests....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to come here when I was little so to revisit with my own daughter was very special. It was every bit as much fun as I remember and we all loved it! Amazing campsite with excellent facilities. We were there outside of school...More

Thank Sally K
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Sally! Thank you so much for your great review. It's lovely to hear that you have fond memories of the park as a child and get to enjoy it again now with your daughter. Many thanks for your feedback regarding the pitch allocation...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved it, kids loved it, missus loved it, dogs loved it! Will be coming back time after time. Safe, secure, peaceful, active,great food!

Thank Martyn W
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning, Thank you so much for your review! I'm very happy to hear that you enjoyed the park and will be returning again in future. Best wishes, Gareth

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paid £42 for a family of 4 which gave us free access to the large site and the free activities (Climbing frames, swings, long tube slides, low rope walks, Large Fort). The restaurant was moderately priced and despite being laid out like a school canteen,...More

Thank Matthew C
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm very happy to hear that you enjoyed the park and facilities. We recommend that our day visitors take advantage of our free day return within 7 days. We have lots of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We camped with friends for a couple of nights to round off the school summer hols. We took bikes and pitched all together near the pump track. Needless to say the children had the best time - free ranging in the amazing play areas /...More

Thank KateHumpho
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning, Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. We're incredibly happy to hear that you enjoyed your time at the park! It certainly sounds as though you made the most of everything we have and had a great holiday! We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've recently been to South Devon on holiday and went to the River Dart Country Park on our last day. To say the kids loved it was an under statement. The adventure playgrounds are amazing but the highlight for them was swimming in the lake...More

Thank PaulQLondon
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning, This is a fantastic review PaulQLondon! We're extremely happy to hear that you had a wonderful time while visiting us. To be named the "Best adventure park ever" by your daughter, is brilliant. We can't wait to see you all again next year....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my wife and kids aged 9 and 7. We had a great day but be warned it is not a cheap day out. It cost around £50 to simply enter the park ( a tad ridiculous they charge dogs to enter )...More

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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate it. We highly recommend taking advantage of our free day return within 7 days, this allows day visitors with a valid receipt, to return to the park for free, for a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for the day with an 8 and a 10 yr old. You have to pay to go into the country park which for 2 adults and 2 kids plus dog care in at just over £45 To go on the zorbing high...More

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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning, Thank you for your feedback. We recommend making the most of our free day return visit within 7 days, this is included in your day visitor entry price. It allows visitors to experience River Dart Country Park for a second time, for free!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We camped last week with our 3 children. Being new to camping we booked here having no idea what we would get. We knew it would be busy and our children are still young. We asked for a quiet pitch and when we arrived that’s...More

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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning! What a fantastic review! It sounds as though your family had a very enjoyable stay with us, and had lots of fun in the process! That is exactly what we love to hear from our visitors, family fun is what we're all about!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have just returned yesterday from an absolutely superb camping holiday. Myself and my five year old daughter arrived in the campsite and were blown away by its beauty as we drove through to the reception, where we were welcomed warmly. We were assigned our...More

Thank Craig M
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon, Wow! What an incredible review, thank you for going into such detail with your comments. It is extremely helpful and great for other visitors to see also. I am very happy to hear that you had a superb camping holiday with us and...More

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osvic28
21 August 2018|
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Response from Jo C | Reviewed this property |
We were in the walled garden and the pitches were very generous. We have a camper and large awning and there was plenty of space.
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Jo C
21 August 2018|
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Response from Jo C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Trevor, Just by chance, but we will specify when booking for next year. Maybe we will see you there. Best wishes Jo
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