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Lepe Country Park

Exbury, New Forest SO45 1AD, England
+44 23 8089 9108
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Lovely views

We went here on a really hot day and it's lovely to look over the Solent to Cowes and watch the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
BertheUK
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UK
Beautiful place to walk, sit and stare

A day trip to the New Forest would not be the same without a visit to Lepe. We had a lovely walk... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lhdh55
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London, United Kingdom
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Exbury, New Forest SO45 1AD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here on a really hot day and it's lovely to look over the Solent to Cowes and watch the activity on the water. There is currently building work going on but the cafe and toilets are still in operation. The beach is shingle...More

Thank BertheUK
LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for your review of Lepe Country Park; We're glad you enjoyed your visit, you couldn't have picked a better day! We have to agree that taking in the views across the Solent are a good way to pass an afternoon. Also, whilst...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

A day trip to the New Forest would not be the same without a visit to Lepe. We had a lovely walk along the coast and took advantage of the seats hidden away to have a rest and views over the Solent. Look forward to...More

Thank lhdh55
LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, We're glad you enjoyed your walk and took in the views. Thanks for you feedback on the Drones you witnessed whilst visiting us. For information, Hampshire County Council’s Countryside Service asks that unmanned aircraft (drones) are not operated from its land holdings. This follows...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Was staying in the New Forest for a week with my dogs and discovered this almost as I took a wrong turn! Beautiful little place (which is currently being upgraded). Shingle beach which allows dogs. Plenty of parking on sea front. It wasn't busy when...More

Thank jjmbusiness
LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for your review of Lepe Country Park. We're delighted you found us and enjoyed your visit! We hope to see you again soon, Best wishes, Laura (and the Team at Lepe)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great day out at Lepe Country Park - went on the walk in the countryside and just so loved it. It was so peaceful and enjoyable. Can't wait to do the walk again.More

Thank Margaret M
LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for your review of Lepe Country Park. We're glad you had a chance to do our Lepe Loop, which we have to agree does take in some fantastic countryside as well as the coast. Hopefully we'll see you again soon, Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Right near the sea, easy parking. Lots of flat walks with plenty of views and dog friendly. Good place to spend the day and have a picnic.More

Thank tahita
LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for you review of Lepe Country Park; it's always nice to hear how much visitors enjoy Lepe. If you are looking for a longer walk on your next visit I would recommend the Lepe Loop, which not only takes in the coast...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

We have been going here for years with the children and dogs for walks and have a paddle in the sea.it a lovely little spot just to unwind ,The cafe is small and clean with nice staff that did not mind us feeding the baby...More

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LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for you review of Lepe Country Park; it's always nice to hear how much visitors enjoy Lepe. I shall also pass on to the café staff how pleased you were with the service you received. Hopefully we can welcome you back to...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting Lepe for years and it is truly a place for all the family. A great play area for little children, an lovely area for picnics and playing ball games as well as lovely walks (including with the dog). The bird reserve...More

Thank 242Ian
LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for you review of Lepe Country Park; we are delighted to hear you like Lepe as much as we do. We're also glad you got the chance to check out our bird hide, and have to agree Lepe Point is a very...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

what an incredible country park. lovely walk and amazing access to the beach. it was very busy as one would expect on a Sunday in the school holidays but still very enjoyable - we had a dog with us and ample doggy bins provided. there...More

Thank ginette b
LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for you review of Lepe Country Park; we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit here. On your next visit if you are interested in a longer walk we do have our 5 mile Lepe Loop, which takes in the...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Just got home from a lovely afternoon at Lepe beach. But due to it being a sunny Sunday and it being Mother's Day the parking was slightly nightmarish! Take my advice and avoid trying to park right by the beach, take a chill pill and...More

Thank Doris C
LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for your review of Lepe Country Park. Due to the building works happening at Lepe whilst we construct our new visitor information centre and cafe, there will be some disruption to parking until Spring 2018 on the beach car park. However, the...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Lepe Country Park a few weeks ago on a very cold sunny day. Lovely place, not commercialised. Great place to take kids and have a picnic. Lots of open space and nice beaches. We tried the Lepe Circular walk but it was too muddy....More

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LepeCountryPark, Visitor Services Assistant at Lepe Country Park, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for your review of Lepe Country Park; it's great to hear our visitors enjoying our wonderful 'Lepe Loop' walk. Yes, the Park is undergoing building works at the moment - plans and 3D model can be found inside the Café- all part...More

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netty9332
Can dogs go in cafe
5 January 2017|
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Response from LepeCountryPark | Property representative |
Hi netty9332, Unfortunately we do not allow dogs inside our Café due to hygiene reasons however there is lots of seating directly outside the Café with dogs water bowls where dog owners can still enjoy the facilities. Best... More
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keith e e
Are dogs allowed?
1 August 2015|
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Response from Jazal56 | Reviewed this property |
yes dogs are allowed, but one area along the beach is kept dog free.
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keith e e
Are dogs allowed
1 August 2015|
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Response from LepeCountryPark | Property representative |
Hello Dogs are allowed at Lepe Country Park but are restricted in a couple of areas. There is a family beach area where dogs aren't allowed and we also ask that they aren't taken into the nature reserve. These areas are... More
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