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Walk in wonderful surroundings

My daughter and I had a lovely walk around the estate with fabulous views looking over Poole... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
elaine w
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This is my second review, the first being a few years ago. This is a gorgeous place with lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JanP282013
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Poole, England, United Kingdom
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120 acres of open Parkland, shoreline, woodlands and formal gardens. Tea Rooms, Woodland PlayTrail, Splash Fountain, Plant Centre and year round events. Beautiful grade II* listed Georgian style Upton House is also available for weddings and private...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I had a lovely walk around the estate with fabulous views looking over Poole Harbour and beyond.

Thank elaine w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely venue for a summers day, large grounds big enough to place your own marquee without disturbing anyone else. Unfortunately you have to now pay for parking at the venue.

1  Thank 6rahamParkes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my second review, the first being a few years ago. This is a gorgeous place with lots of space and a lovely country house. It has been improved a lot over the years and there are some lovely walks. I used to take...More

Thank JanP282013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely walks, nice cafe. Child freely water fountains in the summer, check timetable. Usually mid morning and mid afternoon at night of Sumer. Climbing structures (wooden) in the woods. Free entry, only need to pay for car park. Picnic area and ball freely area for...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there specifically because there is very little to do in & around Bournemouth in the rain and thought looking around a country house would be perfect. The house is only open certain days of the year but when we arrived & after paying for...More

Thank Cathy M
Ed C, Guest Relations Manager at Upton Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Cathy, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us. Sorry to hear that your experience with us wasn't entirely positive. The House Tours are run by The Friends of Upton Country Park which are a charity that support Upton Country...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Arrived after some research hoping to spend the day here with two young children 8 and 6. Followed the Play Trail but the items to play on did not entertain them for long and our kids do like to play. Many items can only have...More

2  Thank Michael S
Ed C, Guest Relations Manager at Upton Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Hi Michael, Thank you for leaving some feedback for us. Sorry to hear that you were left disappointed by our play facilities. We are looking to expand the activities available in the near future. I'm glad you had a nice walk. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018

Upton Country Park is a wonderful tranquil Park with a beautiful Georgian House which is used for Weddings and Events. The Park is perfect for children and dogs to enjoy. A children’s wooden climbing area is situated behind the Cafe which provides a lovely selection...More

1  Thank Yummyscrummyvegan
Ed C, Guest Relations Manager at Upton Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you for the great review! We hope you see you again soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2018

Upton house is great for a day out with the family. Plenty of space for kids to play and explore. Added bonus is its free. Also lovely gardens and bird watching facilities. Theres something for all ages. Cafe and picnic areas. Lovely walks.

2  Thank Aileen Marie B
Ed C, Guest Relations Manager at Upton Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Hi Aileen, Thank you for the great review! We are really glad to hear you had enjoyed your day with the family at the Park. We hope you see you again soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We spent about 4 hours at the park, walking round the pushchair friendly paths which cross fields, woodland and the park gardens. Lovely spots to picnic, plenty of benches & shady spots under trees. Well-kept gardens. Nice touches like the splash area & fairy corner...More

Thank LJChantl3
Ed C, Guest Relations Manager at Upton Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you for your great review!! We are really glad to hear you and your family had an enjoyable day with us. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Went to this park for a Segway lesson. Really exciting and can recommend. The person in change was great and helped me to learn how to ride the Segway

Thank Kenneth M
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Laura Y
10 June 2018|
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Response from EdC2243 | Property representative |
Hi Laura, Thanks for getting in touch! With weddings in Upton House we have internal caterers that provide the food and drink offering. With regards to a DJ, we do have a list of suppliers that have played at Upton House... More
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Susan B
5 March 2018|
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Response from Restless59 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry honestly don’t know I assume give 5hem a call. Lovely Pressie and if weather is good great way to see around Upton C Pk enjoy
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Harpenter
27 July 2015|
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Response from taximan2016 | Reviewed this property |
The park has been rearranged after multiple acres were transferred from farm land to park. Dogs on leads is mandatory around the house and immediate gardens and on the walks where farm animals are close to the paths. The... More
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