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River Dart Country Park

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Fantastic start to Summer Holidays

We visited this beautiful place at the start of the summer holiday, literally packing the car while... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
pavlovsothercat
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Wow !

What a lovely site. We had our camper and awning booked for a 4 night stay with electric hook-up on... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
MyOpinion22014
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Crewkerne, United Kingdom
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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 8 November 2018 via mobile

We visited this beautiful place at the start of the summer holiday, literally packing the car while the kids finished their last school day and headed of from the school gate. The weather was glorious, which certainly helped our long weekend turn into the highlight...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pavlovsothercat
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Good afternoon, Thank you so much for a fantastic review! Your feedback is very much appreciated and we are very pleased to hear that you all had a great holiday with us this summer. We hope to see you at the park again soon for...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

What a lovely site. We had our camper and awning booked for a 4 night stay with electric hook-up on a well maintained and level grass site. The toilet block does not have enough toilets or showers for the campers. Waiting each morning for a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Good afternoon! Many thanks for your valuable feedback regarding the number of showers for campers etc. We do appreciate that during busy periods there can be lots of people wanting to use our popular facilities. I'm very pleased to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely stay great place for kids to run around and enjoy the many activities. Beautiful location in a wooded valley and very friendly helpful staff. We will definately be back.

Date of experience: September 2018
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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Good morning, Thank you for such a great review. We're very pleased to hear that you all enjoyed your trip to the park and we look forward to seeing you again when you return. Best wishes, Gareth

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our second camping holiday this year and yet again we all had an amazing time. It was a bit rainy this time but with so much to do on site we just put our wellies on and loved our week away. Our 3 year...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Good afternoon, Thank you so much for your lovely review! It is always a pleasure to hear from our wonderful guests. It sounds as though the whole family enjoyed their time with us, which is fantastic to hear! We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

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 11 September 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

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 10 September 2018 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!

Date of experience: September 2018
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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

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 6 September 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

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 4 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

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 September 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PaulQLondon
GarethRiverDart, Public Relations Manager at River Dart Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

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

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AndyL173
23 September 2018|
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Response from GarethRiverDart | Property representative |
The Dart Fisheries Association welcomes paddlers on the river from 1st October.
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Kellymb78
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Response from Anthony N | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help, we brought our own
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osvic28
21 August 2018|
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Response from 937joc | 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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