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Symonds Yat West Leisure Park

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Address: Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6BY, England
Phone Number: +44 1600 890350
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Symonds yat leisure park

there is no canal at Symonds yat as posted by a previous reviewer, not really sure what area they were commenting on.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Elaine K
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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Swindon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Walked from Symonds Yat East up to the ' Rock ' Views from the top especially on a day like today were stunning. Then watched the canoer's doing the slalom. Great way to spend a couple of hours.

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

there is no canal at Symonds yat as posted by a previous reviewer, not really sure what area they were commenting on.

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Thank Elaine K
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, this is an amusement park but it is very much dead depending on the time of day you go. It isn't very often that rides are actually going on! We have been to Symonds Yat a few times for Canoe hires which have been great fun. The park also does canal tours which can be a good family outing

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3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply a lovely view. Not sure why it's called a "leisure park" as there's only a small shop for food and beverages. But all in all a nice place for a walk.

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Portsmouth
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A walk or drive to Yat Rock is a must. Take the short walk keeping the tea rooms on you right, and take the Red Route to the top of a rock location. The views of the river are breathtaking, and made me glad to be alive. If enjoy a scroll or fairly arduous walking in fantastic countryside, this place... More 

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife uses a mobility scooter and the path was flat all the way from the car park to the viewing rock, if a little steep in places. The views are spectacular and not to be missed if you are in the area. The road leading there traverses a single lane narrow bridge over the river and is quite twisty... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We called here the same day that we had been to the Forest of Dean, so the car park fee covered both places. £3.50 is a bit steep if you only want to visit for half an hour. The cafe at the top was average. There is a steep walk down to the water level, where there is an over-priced... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This popular tourist attraction offers spectacular views over the Wye Valley, especially when skies are clear. It's slightly off the beaten track, but well worth seeking out.

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Royston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great views and the opportunity to see birds of prey. Add to that some pleasant if steep walks down to the river Wye and you ask Why didn't I visit earlier.

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Thank DavidUK447
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

A short but sheepish climb if you struggle with walking but nice view at the end of it. Parking fee also steep but people tend to pass parking tickets onto others. A sit down and coffee/bite to eat also available.

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