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Puzzlewood

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Things to Find and Do along lovely Winding Woodland Paths

A most unusual, lovely, and almost mysterious place: Seemingly endless winding paths, leading... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
EVHW
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Wales
Mesmerising

What a beautiful and unusual wood. Enchanting. Sensible footwear must be worn don’t go if raining... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jaynebateman23
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Puzzlewood - A Magical Day Out in the Forest of DeanWhy is Puzzlewood magical? Is it the maze of pathways winding through deep gulleys of moss covered rocks, the twisted roots of the Yew trees or the bridges, ‘lookouts’ and features to find on your...more
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Perrygrove Road, Coleford GL16 8QB, England
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Thought it was slightly over prices for a wooded area, didn’t feel the need for them to charge those prices, but still it was a morning out did get a little lost.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank The-Barrands76
Reviewed 1 week ago

There use to be an honesty bucket to visit these woods , which would be more appropriate. As a family of two we paid £ 25 for what exactly ? A maze that looks like it was bought from Banksy's Dismaland , how hard is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A most unusual, lovely, and almost mysterious place: Seemingly endless winding paths, leading through gullies and along ridges, past trees and woodland ferns. Lots of 'Things to Find' for children, both in the forest and in an indoor labyrinth :) There are animals, a playground,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EVHW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful and unusual wood. Enchanting. Sensible footwear must be worn don’t go if raining as the ground will be slippery and there are lots of rocks to step on.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jaynebateman23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here 19/02/19 and first stopped at the small café, unfortunately this could be a great little place to stop and grab a coffee and cake but it was completely overpriced (instant coffee and hot chocolate made with water) the place itself was disgusting,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Ladytricks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enchanting, mysterious and magical place to take a leisurely stroll and experience something different.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kev-Kate95
Reviewed 10 February 2019

We just needed a run around outdoors on a rather damp holiday. Kids aged 9 and 11. Puzzlewood was fantastic, and a bit odd.Pathways and trees and slops and moss, contorted into a maze of pathways and routes through the trees and woods. We were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Helen W
Reviewed 24 January 2019

My 15 year old wanted to come purely because it had been a film location many times. So we checked it out on a Sunday, mid December. There were about 12 cars in the car park, so walking around we occasionally saw other people, but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Janet P
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Spent ages wandering around this amazing woodland, never seen anything like it before. It's very mystical, you an almost imagine fairies and goblins appearing from behind mossy rocks! Kids and adults alike will love it. Try to go when it's quiet as lots of people...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Dawny115
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

I'm not sure if I would have paid £7 entry if I knew it was going to be full of screaming children and only take an hour to explore. The Shetland ponies were super cute and friendly though. It was mystical and enjoyable to explore......More

Date of experience: November 2018
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serendipityoflife
25 October 2018|
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Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
Predominately for children but if you like a walk around woods then it's fine for adults. Quite pricey to get in though.
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Stephen H
18 September 2018|
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Response from Brian T | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Very nice cafe, indoor and outdoor seating.
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cchdean
3 May 2018|
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Response from Helen O | Property representative |
Sorry dogs and not allowed onsite. We do recommend Rachel’s Rambling Rovers. She’s an excellent dog sitter. Thx
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