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Forest of Dean Lodges combine a stunning location with luxurious accommodation to create the perfect environment for a relaxing holiday for the whole family. The lodges are surrounded by oak woodland and offer easy access to spectacular scenery, picturesque villages and historic Market towns. The site is well equipped for nature lovers with trails, ranger led walks, mountain biking and forest walking all on offer. Other facilities include children's play area, coffee lounge and shop selling ...
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Forest of Dean Golden Oak 2 Meadow Cabin
Fri 27th Jul 2018
Sleeps 4
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Forest of Dean Golden Oak 2 Meadow Cabin
Fri 27th Jul 2018
Sleeps 4
Hot Tub
Luxurious and contemporary lodge furnished to the highest standard. One double with ensuite shower and one twin. Bath with overhead shower. Log burning stove. Use of bathrobes in master bedroom. Decking with outdoor hot tub. No pets.
3 Nights
£675.00
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Forest of Dean Golden Oak 3
Fri 27th Jul 2018
Sleeps 6
Hot Tub
Forest of Dean Golden Oak 3
Fri 27th Jul 2018
Sleeps 6
Hot Tub
Luxurious and contemporary lodge furnished to the highest standard. One double with ensuite shower and two twin. Bath with overhead shower. Log burning stove. Use of bathrobes in master bedroom. Decking with outdoor hot tub. No pets.
3 Nights
£895.00
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Forest of Dean Lodges

Forest of Dean Lodges combine a stunning location with luxurious accommodation to create the perfect environment for a relaxing holiday for the whole family. The lodges are surrounded by oak woodland and offer easy access to spectacular scenery, picturesque villages and historic Market towns.

The site is well equipped for nature lovers with trails, ranger led walks, mountain biking and forest walking all on offer. Other facilities include children's play area, coffee lounge and shop selling self catering essentials and souvenirs. There is also a launderette. Those seeking exciting outdoor activities will find plenty in the surrounding area including climbing, abseiling and canoeing in the Wye Valley.

If a more gentle pace is required then golf, fishing and woodland walks can also be found. Families can enjoy a range of attractions including gardens, parks, craft centres and even steam train rides.

Most of the lodges here have luxurious private hot tubs which offer the prefect place to unwind after a day of exploring the region. We recommend the Golden Oak Lodges to families. These lodges have either two or three bedrooms and are very spacious and modern. The Golden Oak Plus and Golden Oak Treehouse are ideal for large groups and offer top of the range accommodation with all the mod cons. If value for money is a top priority then the Silver Birch Lodges are ideal and won't blow the budget.

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  • Mountain biking
  • Forest walking
  • Ranger-led walks and activities*
  • Children's play area
  • Mountain bike hire*
  • Shop and coffee lounge
  • Launderette*
Accommodation features
  • A selection of spacious timber lodges.
  • Outdoor hot tub (except Copper Beech lodges)
  • Flat screen TV
  • Kitchen including microwave and dishwasher
  • Bath and/or shower
  • Bed linen and duvets
  • Towels (except Copper Beech lodges)
  • Hot tub towels (in Golden Oak lodges only)
  • Beds made up for your arrival
  • Decking with garden furniture and barbecue rack
  • Gas barbecue (in Golden Oak lodges only)
  • Heating throughout
  • Travel cots and highchairs £5 per night each
  • Pets £10 per night each (max 4) (in specific accommodation only)
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • All non smoking accommodation
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Where's Forest of Dean Lodges?
Michael, Huddersfield
Date of stay: 8th June 2018
Very pleasant few days.not sure I would pick a forest lodge again missed open skies.
Samantha, Telford
Date of stay: 1st June 2018
Absolutly lovely place to go with children or without. Lots to do around the area.
Debbie, Birmingham
Date of stay: 28th May 2018
Super accommodation with everything we needed.
Joanne, Nottingham
Date of stay: 9th March 2018
Loved this place
Wendy, Worcestershire
Date of stay: 29th January 2018
Had a lovely weekend in the Forest of Dean.
Becky
Date of stay: 19th January 2018
lovely layout lodge, but had a few signs of wear
Louise, Lancaster
Date of stay: 5th January 2018
Comfortable and warm, under floor heating and 2 bathrooms were a luxury.
Ewelina, London
Date of stay: 15th December 2017
The cabin was perfect!
Abigail, Gloucester
Date of stay: 6th November 2017
Amazing , will be coming again
Maria, Derby
Date of stay: 20th October 2017
The cabin was so much better than we could imagine, if I only had one comment, we had to go out and buy pans as there were none but everything else was spot on!
Sara, Derby
Date of stay: 6th October 2017
Our cabin was huge, suitable for 2 more people or children, very well laid out, very warm with underfloor heating. Only thing that could have been better was the oven, which was a bit slow. Hot tub was awesome!
Jean, Cardiff
Date of stay: 7th August 2017
Nice roomy cabin, nice location and cabins were well spaced out
Mark, Neath
Date of stay: 28th July 2017
The cabin was great, however we did have a few issues.

1. We were having problems with the volume on the TV and went to reception on the second day of the holiday and the lady (not sure if she was the manager) said that she will send someone from maintenance to sort this out. NO ONE turned up to fix the TV so we had to struggle with the volume for the rest of the holiday.

2. There was only 1 roll of toilet paper and we were told at the front desk that we had to pay more. This was not recorded on your site. Please could this be added for future reference.
Julian
Date of stay: 28th July 2017
Lodge great.could have been a little bit cleaner on arival but was still fine for us as kids soon trash the place!
Gina, Manchester
Date of stay: 24th July 2017
The lodge is clean and the interior decoration is modern. As the kitchen is very well equipped, we made and enjoyed our own meals at the lodge. As the whole park is situated in the forest, you can observe all the wonderful natures just sitting in the lounge.
Sharon, Hastings
Date of stay: 21st July 2017
We were very impressed with our Golden Oak 3. I would just say though that it could do with more drying facilities. There was no towel rail in the en-suite. Both bathrooms could do with a heated towel rail.
Suzanne, Leicestershire
Date of stay: 21st July 2017
Fantastic holiday family loved it
Christopher, Dumfriesshire
Date of stay: 14th July 2017
Felt better value with the special offer. The following week (School hols) full price would maybe have felt expensive.
Joanne, Bilston
Date of stay: 10th July 2017
Needs decent bed!
Maureen, West Kirby
Date of stay: 7th July 2017
We have been many times to the Forest . It is our prefared place .
We know the area well and although too old to do much of the activities enjoy the fantastic scenery . Love the way you have let the grass grow ,and general ambiance.
Rebecca, Birmingham
Date of stay: 22nd May 2017
Beautiful place, great weekend
Inderjit
Date of stay: 22nd May 2017
Overall a very good break. Loved the countryside.... walks and activilties.
Thomas, Norton
Date of stay: 12th May 2017
Fell in love with the place and didn't want to go home. Highly recommended from me.
Olivia
Date of stay: 5th May 2017
Had a fabulous time away with my family
Clare, Somerset
Date of stay: 7th April 2017
Fantastic holiday, beautiful forest location loved waking up in the forest listening to the birds hot tub was lovely lodge was spacious and modern would definitely stay again
Mandy, Reading
Date of stay: 27th March 2017
Price was quite high.
Grace, Cardiff
Date of stay: 6th March 2017
Beautiful setting, amazing cabin, saw deer, didn't want to leave!
Neil, Bidford On Avon
Date of stay: 20th January 2017
Brilliant.......can't wait to go back
Ruth, Bedford
Date of stay: 4th November 2016
Well appointed cabin. Though our 2yr old really loved the low level microwave buttons ...
Carole, Evesham Worcestershire
Date of stay: 9th September 2016
The most relaxing break we have had,very pleased with our cabin,staff friendly,would definitely book again.Sam from Housekeeping was very efficient.
Charlotte, Aldridge
Date of stay: 1st August 2016
Weekend away for a group of friends and partners in their 20s. Had a really good time, nice chilled weekend and made full use of the hot tub. Only downside was the tv remote was unresponsive and after reporting this twice no one ever arrived to have a look at it. Went to the near by symonds yat which was nice and picturesque. Lodge was much bigger and spacious than expect from the pictures and was finished well. The cleaners even set the scrabble board up to say welcome, which was a nice touch. Would definitely go back for a chilled weekend.
Jane, Lowestoft
Date of stay: 11th July 2016
Fantastic lodge for family of 4 (2+2). Clean, tidy, well positioned. Good outlook. Hot tub checked every day. Comfortable and stylish. Would highly recommend.
Alan, Darlington
Date of stay: 20th June 2016
Great accommodation
Paul, Milton Keynes
Date of stay: 4th March 2016
Pristine condition.
Lee, Towcester
Date of stay: 22nd February 2016
Would recommend this to anyone. We stayed in a golden oak 3 lodge which was amazing inside and out. Lots to do on site or in the surrounding areas.
Victoria, Lichfield
Date of stay: 19th February 2016
Beautiful lodge in a gorgeous location - excellent facilities in the lodge and we were very warm and comfortable. The staff were very helpful and answered any queries we had efficiently. The lodge was clean but not spotless and it would have been better to have more glasses to use!!!
The lodges are expensive but we enjoyed our time there, thank you x
Ruth, Somerset
Date of stay: 15th February 2016
The only thing i would suggest is that the treehouse sleeps 10. The saucepans and bowls were of a size for a smaller group and were a bit inadequate when preparing meals for 10 healthy eaters
Heather
Date of stay: 1st February 2016
There was a lot of dirt on the floor when we arrived but we sweep most of it up.
Michelle
Date of stay: 1st February 2016
Definitely will be coming back
Rajinder, Wolverhampton
Date of stay: 7th December 2015
Fantastic stay
Rebecca, Llanelli
Date of stay: 16th November 2015
Fantastic holiday
Samantha
Date of stay: 30th October 2015
Lovely cabin, could have done with a deeper clean, but everything else there was no fault with.
Carrie, Berkshire
Date of stay: 30th October 2015
The accommodation was excellent, although I was a little disappointed to have been allocated a meadow cabin as I thought I had requested a forest cabin.
Jon, London
Date of stay: 11th September 2015
A little dusty in the lodge when we arrived but it is a Forest location so don't expect hotel cleanliness. An area to look at would be the placing of the bedside shelf which makes it difficult to put the twin beds together when you have more than one couple staying together.
Christine, Bristol
Date of stay: 31st August 2015
Only stayed for 3 nights loved it, would have liked a CD player as we did not really want to watch TV, would have been nice to know that there was a draw under the cooker that housed pans they could have told you at reception when you booked in
Christopher, Norwich
Date of stay: 17th August 2015
lodge was great only two problems one the dishwasher still had dirty dishes from last guests and we lost the wi-fi for one day. we payed for the entertainment pack with movies and sport but kids movies limited to just a few.
Catherine
Date of stay: 14th August 2015
Loved the tree house.
It was nice to have enough seating for meals for all of us at once, not always the case in holiday accomodation
David, Warwick
Date of stay: 10th August 2015
We have stayed in caravans for more money that this before and therefore only expected it to be average. Far from it; the lodge was well equipped, spacious, good views, good parking...the list goes on. Only slight criticism was the fridge was perhaps a little small if you were staying more that a weekend, but that is being picky.
Ruth, Munlochy
Date of stay: 13th July 2015
I was a bit disappointed on arrival as there were numerous cobwebs on and around the entrance, outside table and chairs and inside the cabin. This needs a bit of attention. The cabin was comfortable and had everything we needed.
Susan
Date of stay: 10th July 2015
The log cabin was ideal. The only thing that we could fault was the cleanliness of the sinks. When we arrived I wanted to have a long soak in the bath but their was a tremendous amount of hair matted in the plughole (which my husband kindly removed for me as we didn't wish to begin the holiday with complaints). Missing items from the kitchen were soon replaced by staff.

The cabin was in a wonderful spot and not cluttered with too much furniture, but enough to feel comfortable.
Steve, Tamworth
Date of stay: 10th July 2015
The lodge was very comfortable and had everything we needed for a relaxing holiday. Internet access is very expensive at £10 per day, surely internet should be included these days.
Deborah, Letchworth Garden City
Date of stay: 6th July 2015
Lodges perfectly equipped and hot tub very enjoyable
David, Louth
Date of stay: 19th June 2015
Beautiful lodge and surroundings! Perfect for a good rest.
Took a while to get used to no WiFi or phone signal. Life does go on!
Very quiet and peaceful. Watching the squirrel eating nuts and having an evening coffee on the verandar, what could be better!
Madeline, Worcs
Date of stay: 29th May 2015
Lodge spacious and comfortable. Plenty of bathrooms, generally well equipped.
Cerys
Date of stay: 18th May 2015
Excellent, clean lodge with plent my of space. A great holiday with plenty if hiking/activities to do.
Samantha, Telford
Date of stay: 15th May 2015
The Copper Beech 3 cabin is very spacious even with six of us, we still felt as though we were not in each others pockets. Next time I think we will go for a Hot Tub one.
Lisa, Coventry
Date of stay: 11th May 2015
Everything was perfect. Lodge was amazing spacious and clean. Well equipped with more than needed. More than exceeded expectations. Can't wait to book up again. Thanks
Angela
Date of stay: 1st May 2015
We were upgraded and although we didn't need the 3rd bedroom or use the hot tub it was nice.
Jayne, Bristol
Date of stay: 20th April 2015
Lodge very well equipped loved the underfloor heating and hot tub.. Saucepans etc in a drawer hidden under the oven. Toaster would be better as a 4 slice to cook for 4. Can order pizza delivery from your tv
Lindsay, Olney
Date of stay: 6th April 2015
The lodge was beginning to need refurbishing eg blind broken, hob light didn't work, extractor fan in en suite didn't work. Ok but definitely not the standard we have come to expect in a Forest Holiday Lodge.
Jeanette, Edenbridge
Date of stay: 20th March 2015
Great place, can't wait to go back
Kaye, Horsham
Date of stay: 16th March 2015
Excellent - spacious, well equipped & as warm as you like!
Helen, Bristol
Date of stay: 9th March 2015
Lovely cabin very clean and well equipped. Only thing id change is the fridge, needed to be bigger!
Siarn, Chessington
Date of stay: 6th March 2015
Really disappointed this year- plug sockets hanging out of the wall- hot tub dirty- table in living room filthy- kitchen dirt n utensils limited.
Siarn, Chessington
Date of stay: 6th March 2015
Really disappointed this year- plug sockets hanging out of the wall- hot tub dirty- table in living room filthy- kitchen dirt n utensils limited.
Sally, Cornwall
Date of stay: 2nd March 2015
Fantatsitc lodge great hot tub - enjoyed by all even in March!!

Improvements - Would be good to have a dish cloth and a few cleaning products.
Kathryn, Derby
Date of stay: 9th February 2015
We reserved the disabled access lodge as we had two very elderly ladies who use walking frames and we needed to take the car very close to the door.
I was a little worried about taking two ladies ( aged 84 & 90) to the forest in early February but the chalet was fabulous large and warm with under-floor heating which could be adjusted in each room, very useful as they liked it much warmer than my husband and I. It has a large well equipped kitchen and a large lounge area with two 2 seater settees, but an extra chair/s would have been useful. The floor to ceiling full width windows gave a great view of the woodland and the amazing variety of birds that ate titbits from the enclosed terrace. There was a spacious entrance hall with lots of room for coats and footwear. Unfortunately, the lodge was very dusty on every surface.
There was a large bathroom , a wet room, with a disabled shower, toilet and a tiny wash bowl! However the double bedroom was very spacious and looked as though it had been planned as an ensuite. This would definitely have been a massive benefit to our family group.
Despite this we were extremely pleased with the standard of our accommodation especially as it was of the lowest standard.
Barbara, Gloucester
Date of stay: 6th February 2015
Accommodation was excellent. Will definitely go there again
Nicola
Date of stay: 26th January 2015
Lovely warm and clean a home away from home
Martine, Brighton
Date of stay: 23rd January 2015
The accommodation is of a very high standard. We have stayed in a number previously, and they seem to get better with each one we stay in!
Highly recommended.
Rachel, S Wales
Date of stay: 16th January 2015
A mop would be handy to clean up after muddy boots.
Gina, Torquay
Date of stay: 29th December 2014
Lovely and clean and very well maintained.
Adele
Date of stay: 28th November 2014
Lodge could have done with a good clean. Plastic material curtains in lounge
Nicola
Date of stay: 24th November 2014
This was a weekend away for a birthday surprise, accomodation was fab xxxx
Julie, Bristol
Date of stay: 24th November 2014
Very luxurious and everything catered for
Jane, Gloucester
Date of stay: 13th October 2014
Would really benefit from heated towel rails as when using hot tub frequently warm dry towels would be good
James, Reading
Date of stay: 12th September 2014
Very spacious cabin and nice surroundings.
Katie, Rotherham
Date of stay: 22nd August 2014
Glasses were dirty, under settee had a child's toy so clearly not cleaned under there.
Tea pot and cafetiere were also not clean, tea pot still had tea and cafetiere had coffee in.
Rosemary, Enfield
Date of stay: 15th August 2014
Lodge very comfortable. Kitchen and equipment very clean and in working order. Hot tub was a real treat!
Jak
Date of stay: 4th August 2014
Prices are high compared to other places but we went in the peak season so can't complain! Cabin was excellent, better than expected, good layout and hot tub was amazing, not very private as other cabins are close by but the cover flipped up to make it more comfortable. Me and my partner will be going back next year but will try the hideaway cabin for couples as they look more private and secluded.
Maureen, Liverpool
Date of stay: 13th June 2014
We are a group of 5 late 70's & 80's didn't like the walk along shale to cabin with luggage but once there everything A ok
Robin, Harleston,norfolk
Date of stay: 13th June 2014
At the rear of our chalet the forest floor had been cleared and I could see bits of metal,concrete,bricks and dressed wood, which should have been cleared a long time before my visit. This was the only fault I could fine with the whole site.
Samantha, Telford
Date of stay: 6th June 2014
We could not fault the accommodation it was fantastic. There was only 3 in our party and the Copper Beech 3 slept 6, so there was plenty of room to get lost in.
Louise, Birmingham
Date of stay: 23rd May 2014
Not very child friendly due to sharp objects in low draws in the kitchen. The bath was extremely slippery when wet and caused our daughter and ourselves to slip on more than one occasion.
David, Grimsby
Date of stay: 7th April 2014
Large, spacious and well laid out. Everything we could need to cook with was provided. Very clean, helpful staff who attended the hot tub.
Roxanne
Date of stay: 14th March 2014
The cabin was beautiful warm and secluded. Excellent
Siarn, London
Date of stay: 7th March 2014
Need door stops as doors close on their own as their heavy doors.
Gayron, Ebbw Vale
Date of stay: 7th March 2014
I was very pleasantly surprised with the high standard of the cabin. It was spotlessly clean and very comfortable. I had the double en-suite bedroom which was spacious.
The lounge was large, with leather corner-sofa and chair and a large wall-mounted TV. The one was wall was entirely glass, affording a view of the forest trees.
The kitchen was extremely well-equipped and well-designed.
Outside on the decking there was a table, chairs and barbeque.
The very best bit was the hot tub......I was so impressed that I went out and bought one for my own home.
It was so quiet at night that all we could hear were the owls hooting. And no light - we could see the stars.
There was nothing to find fault with and the entire stay was very pleasurable.
Claire, Llangollen
Date of stay: 3rd February 2014
The lodge wasn't very clean - there were cobwebs and a bin in one bathroom hadn't been emptied. Only one toilet roll in a lodge for 6 people is not acceptable as even the staff are embarrassed about this policy
Confirmed Purchaser
Date of stay: 24th January 2014
Perfect little get away
James, Sidmouth
Date of stay: 6th January 2014
Hot tub ceased to work after one day i.e. Did not stay hot. Reported to a member of staff on the 2nd day but disappointed it was not fixed.
Cleaning under settees should have been done as quite dusty/dirty underneath. Also under beds.
Ian, Tewkesbury
Date of stay: 3rd January 2014
everything you could want.... stunning cabins and right in the woods
Beverley, Llandudno North Wales
Date of stay: 3rd January 2014
We were very disappointed with the facilities in the kitchen. The hob had only one temperature - hot - the controls did not seem to work so there was no way to turn them down to a simmer. Also the oven had to go on to its highest temperature to cook anything. Having a grill in the oven when you're trying to cook breakfast for 8 people is not very handy.

My parents double room on the ground floor had nowhere to hang towels to dry - maybe each bathroom should have a heated rail to allow this.
Claire
Lodge was lovely, really well equipped and very clean. Great hot tub. Really peaceful. Surrounding area is beautiful.
Julie
Fantastic chilled weekend away. Lodge was spotless. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend this place. We look forward to our next weekend away here.
Charline
Fab comfy lovely log cabin with all mods cons. Great location inThe woods, no 19. Lots of squirrels about. The onsite shop and cafe were lovely and staff really helpful. Hot tub was fantastic and our three young children loved it and slept really well in their rooms. Definitely want to book again!
Joanne
Amazing location and lovely accommodation , would definitely recommend, already thinking of returning next year
Emma
fabulous location and enjoyed getting away with my partner. the staff were amazingly helpful. I just found that everything had a price even had to pay for a leaflet to show the route to take when going on the walks. they offer free Wi-Fi which was so bad you could not load anything and there was no signal to use my own and therefore I had to pay to have the better Wi-Fi. also for the cost I would of expected box office movies from sky but we just had a few films to choose from so we did not make use of it and freeview sports channels which we didn't use so we paid for the Wi-Fi really. charging 45.00 for 3 nights you would expect sky. absolutely loved the hot tub it was the best part for us.
Graham
Great Lodge, great surroundings, worst wifi in the world even if you pay to upgrade, DONT do it, it’s expensive and slow.
Carl
Fantastic lodges , will be returning later on this year
John
Great place we had a fantastic time, been her 3 times now and enjoy every time. Good for kids, pets and adults.
Melanie
Just love it, keep going back.
Wendy
Like this place a lot. It's easy going and I also like the fact that about half an hour after you arrive someone knocks on your door to make sure everything is Ok and if it isn't it's dealt with immediately.
Sarah
Group of 7 ladies shared a lodge with hot tub and we had fantastic time couldn't fault anything going to book family holiday soon
Nicky
Had a wonderful time. The forest looks beautiful especially from the hot tub. Well equipped kitchen. Couldn’t ask for more really. Would have liked a bit more kindling for Fire as only enough for one night but overall excellent
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Fun Days Out near Forest of Dean Lodges

about 2 Miles
Puzzlewood is a somewhat unique attraction within the beautiful Forest of Dean. Visitors can explore the mile of pathways passing over wooden bridges and through some stunning tree and rock formations. The maze of pathways are quite enchanting and the site has recently been used as a location for the BBC1 production of Merlin. While enjoying the splendour of nature there are many types of wildlife to meet along the way including Shetland ponies, Donkeys and Highland Cattle. A Hocus Pokus Halloween event takes place from the 24th to the 31st of October.
about 15 Miles
Lamas are gentle, affectionate and unique animals and Lama Trekking is fast becoming a popular family attraction. At Old king Street Farm you can spend the day with the charming creatures and enjoy feeding them, grooming them and having a stroll through the woodland. Lamas are not ridden but they can carry all the picnic essentials including tables and chairs! Lama Treks around the stunning Black Mountains are also available. 
about 24 Miles
Queenswood Country Park has a stunning location offering panoramic views of the countryside. The area is abundant with wildlife and you can see how many species you can spot while enjoying the nature trails. The park also has a large children play area and a licensed café. Seasonal activities can be enjoyed during school holidays and at peak times of the year including Halloween events and crafting sessions as well as ranger led walks.
about 25 Miles
The Blue Reef Aquarium and IMAX 3D Cinema is located in Bristol and makes a great fun family day out.  The newest attraction in the region it's an experience not to be missed.  More than 7000 animals are resident in naturally themed habitats and you can enjoy wandering around looking at the 40 displays. Highlights include the giant octopus and the cute seahorses. The IMAX 3D cinema system is fantastic - you will feel like you are swimming along with the animals.
about 28 Miles
This wonderful attraction in Gloucestershire will appeal to animal lovers as you will have the chance to see the fantastic work going on and meet the rescued horses, ponies and donkeys.  This place is funded entirely through public donations and they rely on these vital funds.  Kids will love the play barn and straw den where they can run off some energy.  New for 2010 is the Aerial Runway with Jungle Climber.
about 32 Miles
Spetchley Park and Gardens in Worcestershire are the perfect place for a day trip all year round. During the summer months the gardens are really at their best with beautiful displays of flora and fauna. Many families choose to bring a picnic and there are several picnic tables in the grounds. The deer park is also a big hit with children as well as grown ups. The onsite tea room serves tasty sandwiches and cakes and uses local produce where possible.
about 32 Miles
Cantref Adventure Farm offers hours of indoor and outdoor fun for the whole family. Inside there is a huge soft play area with a separate area for toddlers as well as ball pools, climbing frames, slides and chutes. The Cannon balls are a big hit with children of all ages. New for 2010 is the Badgers quest interactive maze. Outside there is a play area, large boating lake with paddle boats, nature trails with clues and quizzes and an agility course. At only £29.00 for a family of 4 the park offers outstanding value for money.
about 33 Miles
Avon Leisure Cruises offer a relaxing way to spend an afternoon exploring the beautiful river and the sites all around it. The trips have commentary to point out places of historical importance and interest and are educational as well as fun. During school holidays the area is very popular with tourists and with families and daily activities can be enjoyed.
about 34 Miles
The award wining Court Farm Country Park is the ideal all weather attraction with over 25000sq ft of playgrounds and attractions which are all undercover. Come rain or shine this place is perfect for families and children can really let of steam while adults have some time to relax. The site has several large and safe areas for fun and games, a stunning Adventure Castle with slides and ball pools and a range of small fairground rides. There are also educational shows to see including Milking Show and the twice daily Bottle Feeding Show.
about 34 Miles
Mendip Outdoor Pursuits is the perfect place for an action packed day of fun and is recommended for families with children aged 8 and over. The fantastic setting could hardly be better far activities such as Abseiling, Archery, Climbing, Caverning and Canoeing. The site also has a fantastic assault course. Family friendly activities include Raft Building and Nature Walks and environmental bush craft sessions.
about 35 Miles
Rhondda Heritage Park is located at the former Lewis Merthyr Colliery and is a popular attraction with a range of facilities including a visitor centre, an art gallery, a gift shop, and a lovely period re-constructed Village Street.  Fully guided tours are available and include multimedia presentations as well as a unique trip underground where visitors will experience the life of a coal miner. The site also boasts a children's play area and an underground experience zone.
about 36 Miles
The very unique Seaquarium in Western Super Mare is a fantastic site based on a beach surrounded by 3 miles of sand offering an educational and fun experience for the whole family. The site is packed with marine life from all over the world and has an amazing Underwater tunnel where visitors can view Sharks and Sting Rays There are also several open top displays  allowing closer inspection of the elegant Rays as well as other creatures. Special events take place throughout the year in high season including talks and crafting sessions.
about 38 Miles
Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park is a fantastic attraction based in Swindon, Wiltshire.  For nature lovers and those who like to get out and explore this is the perfect day out.  It's also an all weather attraction with Butterfly World being part of the site.  Butterfly World is kept at around 85 degrees year round so this makes a perfect place to visit in all seasons. A visit to the Craft Village is also recommended where there are a wide range of handcrafted gifts.