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The Blue Pool and Tea House

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Furzebrook Road, Furzebrook BH20 5AR, England
+44 1929 551408
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So beautiful

I am unable to walk far so my partner pushed me around the red route in my wheel chair. It was so... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Thatcham, United Kingdom
Children loved it

There's not a lot here but a great walk through the woods for children looking for Fairy doors... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Verwood, United Kingdom
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“cream tea” (40 reviews)
“fairy doors” (28 reviews)
“gift shop” (35 reviews)
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Furzebrook Road, Furzebrook BH20 5AR, England
+44 1929 551408
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

I am unable to walk far so my partner pushed me around the red route in my wheel chair. It was so peaceful and beautiful. We finished with a coffee and tea which was simple.

Thank alfrescobubbles
Reviewed 29 August 2017

There's not a lot here but a great walk through the woods for children looking for Fairy doors, wooden owls squirrels and woodpeckers hid in the trees. I took my 4 grandchildren who had a wonderful time looking for them.They get a form at the...More

Thank Jorickhols
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We visited the blue pool over 25 years ago and I certainly don't remember having to pay £7 a head for the entrance fee. We have plenty of lovely walks with lakes in our local area that we don't have to pay to visit, but...More

Thank SkillFamily
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We love it here. The children love doing the hunts around the pool and playing in the parks, and the grown ups love the views around the lake and the delicious cream tea at the end! Great value day out. Beautiful on a sunny day...More

Thank sparkle2013
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The Blue Pool was green on our visit although the woods and trails was enjoyed by the Kids, there is a Tea House and a Museum of Teddy Bears, with a bit of thought there could be more to do on a visit, Plant Tropical...More

Thank RonGLondon
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Today ( 23rd August 2017) visited the Blue Pool! We stayed for around an hour and a half on a cloudy day! It was easy to park due to the amount of field space and was a great first impression. Children under 16 went free...More

1  Thank eleanorgreen18
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We visit the Blue Pool every year on a family break. It's a lovely walk in a nice forest setting. It has good children's activities and play area to keep the kids busy. There's a nice tea room where they serve hot and cold food...More

1  Thank djnomad71
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The car park is free. Thank goodness as the entry fee is £7 per person. For this price you get to walk around a muddy path( it had rained so maybe would have been more pleasant if dry) and to see the the blue pool...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I've seen this place so many time.. from facebook, instagram and pinterest. So I wanted to go, well i finally went last weekend. The weather was wonderful, we took a picnic around the lake which was beautiful & calm. Not very busy which i like....More

1  Thank Megankatepritchard
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I came to visit - the first time in years - and to have lunch - the food was disappointing and uninspiring and I felt the £7 entrance followed by an £11 meal quite ridiculous - this place needs smartening up, and improvements in many...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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26 August 2017|
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Response from johnandbabs | Reviewed this property |
No, we never saw any boats and I would have thought that entering the water was forbidden, its not that type of lake .
Peter W
7 September 2016|
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Response from BJH1980 | Reviewed this property |
I'll try and add some pictures of the playground. The fairy trail kept my 3 1/2 yr old walking!