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Malvern Hills GeoCentre

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great cafe in a great location

stopped off here on a freezing cold walk the cafe is in a great postion whilst walking the malvern... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
mark h
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Evesham, United Kingdom
This place is just brilliant

We came upon this facility quite by accident. We had spent a delightful morning walking The Malvern... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
frankart_10
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Lymington, United Kingdom
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The Malvern Hills GeoCentre is a technology based visitor information centre situated with stunning views on the western slopes of the Malvern Hills. Use the interactive ipads, large video wall and wall maps to find out about the archeology...more
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Hillside Walwyn Road | Wyche Innovation Centre, Colwall, Malvern WR13 6PL, England
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

stopped off here on a freezing cold walk the cafe is in a great postion whilst walking the malvern hills food and drink was excellent lots of local information of hills and surrounding countryside the staff are very friendly and prices very reasonable would definitely...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We came upon this facility quite by accident. We had spent a delightful morning walking The Malvern Hills, and weary, and in need of some refreshments, we took to the car and drove along to see what we could find. We hadn't gone far when...More

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Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you for your lovely review and comments about our Centre. Indeed, Cafe H2O within the GeoCentre is operated by team Jamboree, a co-operative of adult members each of whom have a learning disability. They really enjoy the experience of preparing and serving refreshments, and...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

We visited because we had a tramper mobility scooter booked to collect and had a wonderful walk up to the Beacon is extremely cold temperatures so were glad the cafe was there on our return with hot Leek and Potato Soup. Lovely cafe with good...More

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Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you for visiting and we're pleased you enjoyed the use of the Tramper and that you were able to warm up with our 'homemade' soup on your return. We look forward to welcoming you back later in the summer!

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Coffee snacks or light lunches in a really interesting and informative environment and of course views of the hills and across to the Black mountains and Wales.

Thank JoR1806
Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review and we're pleased you found the Centre informative. Hope to see you again in the future...

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Convenient tearoom after climbing the hills if you finish at Upper Wyche. Good home made cakes and friendly service.

Thank Rosalie P
Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post your kind review and we're glad you found the service friendly. Indeed we welcome walkers / hikers needing a break at the Wyche Cutting in Upper Colwall / Upper Wyche area of the Malvern Hills.

Reviewed 22 August 2017

I always enjoy visiting because its an interesting place with a great café. We are always made welcome.

Thank Gerry_Taggart
Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review, from everyone at the GeoCentre and Cafe H2O.

Reviewed 9 June 2017

The centre has a smashing cafe with welcoming and friendly staff. A gem of a cafe which provides work experience for those with learning difficulties is a great place to sit and relax with great food (sandwiches, delightful cakes, drinks etc) and access to information...More

Thank Hazel E
Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review and we're pleased you had a relaxing visit and enjoyed the food.

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Disappointed with our visit here. We'd read about it in a leaflet and perhaps built it up in our mind comparing it to something visited elsewhere. If you are expecting an interactive experience to take kids to to enthuse them about the areas amazing geological...More

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Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review, and sorry that the Malvern Hills GeoCentre didn't live up to your expectations. Sometimes the iPads do become unplugged or discharged, but our staff will be happy to investigate and get them working again if...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Added to the geocache and magnificent H2O cafe this was a place definitely worth a visit. Loads of exhibits, fossils etc as well as a visual display.

Thank Andrew M
Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you taking time to review both the GeoCentre and the Cafe, and we are pleased that you found the displays informative.

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This consisted of 3 maps on the wall with touch screens in front all situated in the cafe. Surely this warrants its own space and a bit more detail, perhaps a scale model some photos, maybe even soil samples to be able to call it...More

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Adrian B, Centre Manager at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, and sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your visit. The main maps and iPads provide quite a lot of in-depth information and there are digital photographs from the area displayed on the other...More

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ShropshireHelly
10 November 2016|
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Response from Adrian B | Property representative |
Thank you for query. Unfortunately we do not allow dogs inside the Cafe / GeoCentre, unless they are assistance dogs, but we do have a tie point just outside with water bowl and external seating.
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