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Kilnsey Park

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Fabulous day out

Had a lovely peaceful day out watching the fishermen and taking lots of photos. Mainly Long... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sandracockayneph2018
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Reeth, United Kingdom
Excellent activity for children

Took my grandsons, aged 7 and 10 to the family fishing for a day out before they started back at... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Maryhazel
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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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Kilnsey Park is a family visitor attraction in the heart of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. Spend a day with us exploring and having fun – you can catch a fish, watch our red squirrels play and then enjoy a meal in our cosy cafe/restaurant! Kilnsey...more
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Skipton BD23 5PS, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely peaceful day out watching the fishermen and taking lots of photos. Mainly Long Exposures to smooth out the then choppy waters. Great day out for the kids too!

1  Thank sandracockayneph2018
Reviewed 9 September 2018

First of all, it is a lovely place, not difficult to find. From what we could see, it mainly comprises some lakes near the road for fishing and a bit of a walk up through the trees to a holy spring. We arrived in the...More

Thank Petergoulding
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Took my grandsons, aged 7 and 10 to the family fishing for a day out before they started back at school. It was the first time they had tried fishing and they found it be a great experience. With the help of my partner they...More

Thank Maryhazel
Reviewed 30 August 2018

My girlfriend and I visited the park a couple of days ago after attending the Kilnsey show. We were greeted by a lovely young man, who thoroughly looked after us and was very welcoming and made our whole experience so lovely. She even caught her...More

2  Thank Tom S
KilnseyInfo, Manager at Kilnsey Park, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We're really happy that you received such great customer service from Jason, he's spent the summer with us and has really given his all.

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Very relaxing - our young children (nearly 3 and 5) really enjoyed it. Lovely setting, really helpful friendly staff, our little girl (nearly 3) asked the following day "we go fishing today?" The children had a wonderful time, they experienced, saw and understood the concept...More

1  Thank Mrsg78
KilnseyInfo, Manager at Kilnsey Park, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We're so happy your young children had such a great experience on our family fishing pond that they couldn't wait to come back - we want everyone young and old to experience how enjoyable the sport of fishing is!

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliant fishery.quality fish . brilliant surrounding.highly recommended.im a regular now and can't keep away.the cafe is superb and the children's activities are great as well .

1  Thank Ian K
KilnseyInfo, Manager at Kilnsey Park, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thanks so much for your positive feedback, we're really happy that you enjoy the fishery and cafe facilities here so much. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Came here for a family day out, with dogs. Children 7-14. Looked amazing on website with plenty to do which is why we chose it. On arriving we paid for discovery trail and fishing. The trail was a huge disappointment, a few animals, a very...More

Thank whizzylala
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This place is great not over expensive in the beautiful settling off the Yorkshire dales I would recommend this place to any family! There is a beautiful walk Around the estate and then for a small fee get fishing if your not sure help is...More

Thank ossettlad
KilnseyInfo, Manager at Kilnsey Park, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

That's great that you enjoyed the family fishing and nature walk and would recommend a day at Kilnsey Park to anyone, thank you.

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We arrived on a very wet Sunday afternoon, but greeted by cheery staff. We had coffee/tea and cakes each which were thoroughly enjoyed. if you're in the area, drop by its lovely.

Thank TGG84
KilnseyInfo, Manager at Kilnsey Park, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Thanks we're glad that you were well looked after by our friendly staff and enjoyed the cafe.

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Great place with very very friendly and helpful staff. The kids had great fun and the staff go above and beyond to make them feel happy.

Thank Dave C
KilnseyInfo, Manager at Kilnsey Park, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Glad you enjoyed it Dave - please come again soon ;-)

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Mimi T
2 August 2018|
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Response from KilnseyInfo | Property representative |
Hi there is a swing, seesaw, stepping stones and a water play area with traditional water pump
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jackiejones114
12 May 2017|
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Response from KilnseyInfo | Property representative |
Hi we offer fly fishing on the main lakes but we also provide bait fishing on our family pond (the bait is sweetcorn or bread) because we want everyone who visits to catch a fish.
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jop1989
27 September 2016|
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Response from KilnseyInfo | Property representative |
Hi dogs are welcome at Kilnsey Park Estate but need to be kept on leads as we have chickens, alpacas and other animals wandering about
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