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Fab and free visit!

Visited whilst staying locally as first time Tourist but recommended by a friend who is from the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
cornburygirl
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Plenty to entertain the kids!

whether it's swimming, softplay, the park or even a walk in the woods! it's got it all at very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeremy T
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited whilst staying locally as first time Tourist but recommended by a friend who is from the area. Visited with two dogs. Had a great walk up towards the shell grotto with lovely views across the landscape. Lots of off lead time for the dogs...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

whether it's swimming, softplay, the park or even a walk in the woods! it's got it all at very little cost! I can entertain the kids for hours here.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jeremy T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful park with plenty to do. Well kept with an active volunteer group. Beautiful all year round.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank emt210274
Reviewed 5 December 2018

This park has it all, lovely walks, a river to see and then a play park, Community centre, tennis courts, and Pontypool RFC. That for those of us old enough to remember "The Pontypool Frontrow" there is a wooden seat of the 3 players scrummed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank William R
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Kids really enjoy the the visit, they say they can hardly wait to come up to Pontypool, so they can again visit the follies, they live in Penarth, but love to visit grancher, so they can go to the follies

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Aldwyn t
Reviewed 2 November 2018

This is a lovely park with various areas such as ski slope endless walks, ponds riverand standing stone - what more do you need.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Yvonne_1952
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Ideal trip for all ages, from the indoor facilities of the leisure centre, to the walks around the park, and the history in the Museum. I’m a wheelchair user, and some of the Park is very steep, and I needed help, but if you use...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeremy M
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Plenty of good walks around this area with some spectacular views from the higher points. In the upper area of the park is the famous Folly Tower.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MikeHolden1956
Reviewed 3 October 2018

lovely walks safe for children the park is quite big and the coffee is really nice also. My grandson loves the ice cream

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dora1957
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Pontypool Park is a great place to visit. It has an array of things to do, for young & old. Beautiful walks,some with far reaching views, playing fields, ski slope, skateboard ramp & play area for the youngsters. The leisure centre, located within the park,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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giraffe99
19 March 2016|
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Response from burt t | Reviewed this property |
Yes the toilets are located next to the town hall and by the ski slope and have adaptations for disabled people thank you.
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mgozzi
22 October 2015|
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Response from Jackielstephens | Reviewed this property |
not sure what you are asking? are you asking if the park is dog friendly?
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Lydiaollie
31 March 2015|
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Response from burt t | Reviewed this property |
Only on bank holidays unfortunately.
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