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Abbots Wood

Arlington Road, Arlington, England
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A really pleasant walk for all....

There is a good sized parking area with pay and display. But even better is The Old Oak pub up the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Lovely walk in the woods

Beautiful walk through the woods at any time of year - it's just a shame the play area has gone for... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Julie E
Eastbourne, England, United Kingdom
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Arlington Road, Arlington, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a good sized parking area with pay and display. But even better is The Old Oak pub up the way there. Have a wee bevy or 2, then take your favourite mate for a walk around the very spacious woods. The paths are...More

Thank FrankieG18
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful walk through the woods at any time of year - it's just a shame the play area has gone for the kids - only the large swing left - could do with more toilets and maybe some picnic benches as there are huge ants...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Plenty of space to roam, good access to many parts with solid gravel paths that are well maintained, with the option to go off these in amongst the trees should you wish to. There is a large gravel car park, (pay and display) with a...More

Thank Pevensey
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Haven't been here for some 10 years until today. I hardly think the parking is overpriced for what one's get. Someone has to pay for the amenity. The toilet block is passed it's best life and certainly does need rebuilding. As for the comment from...More

Thank MichaelCurly
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Hubby wanted to take photos of the bluebells so we thought this would be ideal and we could walk the dog at the same time. Get there to find car parking has gone up to £2.30 for just 2 hours. Toilets were like a broken...More

Thank whomewhy
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to walk the dogs and have a picnic. There are barbaque facilities for use too... play area for children and also lovely walks down to the lakes. Toilet facilities are basic. Cold water only. Ice cream van is always there whenever we have...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting for a dog walk with multiple paths to take through the woods, there's is also a small lake at the lower end of the woods. Grass area for kids to run around whilst you set up your picnic, there's even permanent BBQ S...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I used to love Abbots Wood but the last few times I've visited I've been disgusted by the sheer quantity of dog poo that is strewn around the footpaths and in the woods. Both in bags, and loose on the ground. My toddler stepped in...More

1  Thank Bekah E
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Visited Abbots wood on Monday with my grandchildren. Haven't been here for a couple of years and we were very disappointed that the climbing play area has been demolished... why? .. surely not health and safety as if so then the toilets should be shut...More

1  Thank babymagic
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great wood to go for a variety of reasons, from getting outdoors and enjoying the woods to a choice of different walks and well signposted. Different walks and lengths for all ages and a friendly atmosphere!

Thank Matt K
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Dawn I
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Response from Alice-Maude | Reviewed this property |
No I dont think so as the gates are closed at night