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Chilled pool area but a little too chilly for my liking! I’ve been to all of the Center Parcs in... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Burbage, United Kingdom
via mobile
The ideal place for fun

The family had a wonderful time in the pool. The slides were a big hit and so much fun the 12 year... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lazy river”(11 reviews)
“toddler pool”(3 reviews)
“all ages”(7 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Fordfield Road | Woburn Forest, Millbrook, Bedford MK45 2HZ, England
+44 344 826 7723
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

When in Center Parcs you will undoubtedly need a free activity, and they don’t come much better than the pool. From the Pirate play shop for small children, to the wave machine and numerous slides for older children you will find the hours burning away...More

1  Thank Tom M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We visit Center Parcs regularly and have always enjoyed our stay because the water facilities are always extraordinary. Previously we have stuck to Longleat or Elvendon Forest. This time we thought we would try the newest of the Parcs, Woburn. Organisationally is is great, the...More

1  Thank Biggles3309
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The family had a wonderful time in the pool. The slides were a big hit and so much fun the 12 year old couldn't find time to eat lunch or stop for a drink. He loved the outdoor Rapids and found that 16 trips down...More

Thank H137DOyvonneh
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Even though this is one of Center Parcs smaller subtropical swimming areas there is still plenty to do for everyone especially the children, Slides, Waves, Rapids two toddlers pools and a coffee shop. Family Happy to spend a couple of hours a day in here.

Thank Gordon1309
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

During our stay, we went to the Subtropical Swimming Paradise, which we do anyway of course. The place looks great, but is on a smaller side compared to Elveden and Sherwood. The Rapids was fun, but what was even better was they had 3 tubes...More

Thank Yuen L
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Very clean and family friendly. Great for young teenage and older. Had a great family time swimming. You can get snacks and drinks inside the pool. Only wish would of been for a larger pool area.

Thank Shelley C
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Plenty to do for everyone, including the tots. Slides, Waves, Rapids and a coffee shop Happily spend a couple of hours a day in here.

Thank Slarti B
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The only pool for any actual swimming is the wave pool, and it's tiny, and shallow. There seems to be plenty for toddlers as they have 2 areas. The slides are more extreme, which is good for some, but not everyone. All that leaves is...More

Thank Gardenerrich
Reviewed 24 October 2017

far too small for a swim great for kids to play in but no good for adults wanting to swim didn't experience the wave machine

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

There's lots of great bits here. For the youngest kids there are sprudel pools and a play area with water toys and small slides. Then there's a pirate themed played area for the slightly older ones with a variety of slides and water guns (for...More

Thank PkmnTrainerJ
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Chilled pool area but a little too chilly for my liking! I’ve been to all of the Center Parcs in the UK and I have always loved the way the pool was always warmer than public swimming baths. However, this is my third time at...More

1  Thank AMH17111979
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This was absolutely brilliant including Rapids childrens pool area wave pool eating area lazy pool and seating area.

Thank sandrstobin
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6 November 2016|
Response from Daniel B |
Only if you know someone who is staying there, they can book you a day pass at a cost.
6 November 2016|
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