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Belfairs Wood, Park and Nature Reserve

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Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 4LR, England
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Great family fun

Love these woods. Great for dog walking and just walking! Really nice dog friendly coffee bar... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
I have grown up here and it gets better year by year!

I have spent my whole life here, from being a child and exploring the woods to taking my own... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“horse riding” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 4LR, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Love these woods. Great for dog walking and just walking! Really nice dog friendly coffee bar. Outdoor children’s playground great fun. Definitely recommend a visit.

Thank donna12017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have spent my whole life here, from being a child and exploring the woods to taking my own children for for walks and activities. There is a superb nature centre here that has a great cafe, information for nature trails and loads of family...More

Thank Russ B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in to see the Listening Bench and decided to stop for a snack. Coffee really good but not much choice for food. Could do more to make it inviting.

Thank Val W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very interesting and educational and very peaceful , well worth going to see , and the woods surrounding it

Thank Nicky A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this venue for my grandsons 9th birthday. Wondering what the Ranger had instore for us & 10 other children. Was excellent activities finding articles on the floor before entering the woods for building dens with the surrounding broken trees & shrubs. All done...More

Thank Gazza S
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Visited belfairs wood with my wife on a nice crisp afternoon. The colours of the trees and leaves were stunning . The park is quite vast and heads over towards hadleigh if you follow the golfers . The park is well looked after with ample...More

Thank Jimpendrigh
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Belfairs has always been a nice wood to wander in. We have just got back from a wander round with some friends and their grand-kids. Kicking up the leaves, feeding peanuts to the squirrels (3 year olds don't know they are vermin!) Simple fresh air,...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Cannot fail to enjoy walk, park, playground and woods. We always go and see the horses too with our 3 year old and local fun beauty spot to visit. Highly recommend the Woodland centre too. Always lots on a gift shop lovely. Cafe excellent. Friendly...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Took our granddaughter for a autumn walk and kicked leaves and had a look around shop and cuppa in cafe

Thank Holidaymaker38
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I cycle through this would reguarly amd enjoy the grounds with the golf course running through it, some nice easy trails to get warmed up for a more adventerous ride around the other local woods.

Thank Collo68
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Fabio P
22 March 2017|
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Response from catherinewelch | Reviewed this property |
It is open all year round - the woods and reserve that is. The visitors centre is run by Essex Wildlife so usual opening hours but check their website for specicific times.
4 October 2016|
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Response from Ken W | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see any last time there but its so big I possibly missed them Try Jubilee park at Rochford or Gusted Hall woods
28 August 2016|
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Response from Norman C | Reviewed this property |
Hi not that I noticed I am 90% sure it does not but there are a few places on the road out side . I hope this is of help to you . Norman