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great views at that time the weather was very hot and it was relaxing to have picnic with our... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Zeeland Province, The Netherlands
On a good day you see for miles!

Firstly, let me say that some reviewers’ comments about the price of parking is unfair. The price... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Roger M
Vire-Normandie, France
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Soar above a breathtaking landscape, sculpted over time, decorated by nature and enjoyed by generations.Stand on top of Dunstable Downs for a view that will simply take your breath away. These Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) are...more
Dunstable Downs Golf Club Whipsnade Road | Whipsnade, Dunstable LU6 2NB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

great views at that time the weather was very hot and it was relaxing to have picnic with our friends, great to do walking and enjoy

Thank riahermens53
Reviewed 6 days ago

Firstly, let me say that some reviewers’ comments about the price of parking is unfair. The price of all-day parking is £3 (free if you are a member of the NT). They make a point of saying that the funds go on maintenance of the...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is now plenty to see at the Downs, as there are many walks up and around the Downs, along with the Visitors centre for refreshments, or take a picnic and watch the gliders above. Great for dog walkers as well.

Thank William R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First trip to U.K. first place visited was dunstable downs. Take in the English country side while enjoying a nice walk in open scenery. Great place to fly a kite

Thank lrp27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you haven't visited the Dunstable Downs then it is definitely worth a trip..have been visiting the spot often.. wonderful views in summer and winter.. lovely place to walk.. great for kite flying or hand gliding. Simply a beautiful local spot ..now with a visitor...More

Thank susan1878
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To be on top of Dunstable Downs with wind blowing people flying kites, walking dogs, children running around with parents laying out the picnic, what more could you want, Oh yes the attraction of the gliders taking off and landing at the foot of the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great view over God's creation! The chalk hills are clear evidence of the great flood in Noahs day.

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my wife spent a lovely afternoon sitting admiring the spectacular view in the sunshine watching the gliders and enjoyed the gift shop and cafe. Can't recommend this place enough

Thank peter n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rolling hills, beautiful scenery, kite flying, trails running through fields of wild flowers and holly terrain is brilliant for walks or runs.

Thank met-n34
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a kid I was lucky enough to have this on my doorstep...the whole area is of outstanding natural beauty..overlooking the gliding school and valley. Just along the drive over the downs is Wipsnade Zoo..also a must to visit. Just sit on top of the...More

Thank Peter H
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June 17, 2018|
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Response from vegetarian1980 | Reviewed this property |
There is a hard path that runs from the new car park near the building accross the top of DDowns. You can take in the view which is stunning. The path is not flat however as it follows the natural formation. Other than this... More
Emily C
April 18, 2018|
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Response from Christine E | Reviewed this property |
Don't know but ask at the centre.