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White Platts Recreation Ground

Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9DJ, England
+44 15394 31332
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Best day ever

What an absolutely fantastic day! Ive been to the lakes a lot but this was by far the best day and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
geeliz123
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Great Harwood, United Kingdom
via mobile
Crazy Golf

Lovely venue with lots to do, park to wander round, crazy golf, pitch and putt, kids play area and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah A
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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White Platt's Recreation Ground has the Best Mini Golf in the Lakes. Found in the centre of Ambleside, There is a 9 Hole Mini Golf course with a 90 metre hole, 9 Hole Putting Green & 9 Hole Crazy Golf Course. For the more energetic person there are three full size tennis courts for you to play on. For a more gentle life we have Large smart Bowling Green.We Have a infant play area with a slide and climbing frame and lots of benches so you could just sit and relax as the day passes by. All the equipment can be hired from the ticket office along with Hot & Cold Drinks and Ice Creams. Come and join us on either the Mini Golf Course or Other Fantastic Activities.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
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“crazy golf” (24 reviews)
“pitch and putt” (12 reviews)
“great fun” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9DJ, England
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+44 15394 31332
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"tennis"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an absolutely fantastic day! Ive been to the lakes a lot but this was by far the best day and it all boiled down to coming here. We must have spent at least 2 hours here. We played crazy golf and pitch and putt...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely venue with lots to do, park to wander round, crazy golf, pitch and putt, kids play area and great ice creams!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a recent trip because our little one wanted to play mini golf and combining the "best mini golf in the lakes" with a trip to Ambleside seemed a good idea. We were staying in the Haven site in Flookburgh and actually...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I sat drinking cappuccino £1.60 from kiosk .. whilst the boys did crazy golf £4 each .. nice little park for bowls ..boules .. golf .. tennis and crazy golf toilets clean and tidy 20p plus hot and cold drinks and snacks Great way to...More

Thank A T
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Feeling competitive, then give this a try. It's only 9 holes but as crazy golf goes it's ok for a laugh with friends. Only takes about 45mins, but it not expensive, you could go round the course a few times if you wished, as you...More

Thank HamiltonSteele
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

If you've visited Ambleside you have no doubt walked or driven past this place. With views of Wansfell and Loughrigg you may simply enjoy sitting here for a while and people watch. If you want to be a little more active then you have a...More

Thank GeographyJon
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Visited in August with family and played pitch and putt and bowls. Come here every year and it's significantly improved on last year, back to its best! Grass was mown and cared for. Thanks!

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

We spent an hour here, the boys did pitch and put and the girls did putting. It was great fun! We all got good equipment and I thought it was a good location, right in the town centre in a small park. It was a...More

Thank Phil C
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

While on Holiday to the Lake District we visited Ambleside. What a beautiful village. Lots of quaint little shops and cafe's. Oh and of course we had to have a go at the crazy golf. I haven't played this in about 30 years. Well, what...More

Thank Liz G
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This summer they had a nice activities for kids.The best place in Ambleside during the summer.The tennis court is nice and big enough for a great game and also it is another things to do here.

Thank Ioanadobre34
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