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Afternoon in the park

Making the most of the remaining good weather I spent an afternoon in the park with our three year... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
chris c
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely Area

Well kept, attractive and popular area. Great for families and walking dogs. The lake and forest... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kevin S
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Decoy Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 1EB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Making the most of the remaining good weather I spent an afternoon in the park with our three year old. Sadly a couple of rides appear to have been damaged which is a great shame as this is a nice park with a lovely walk...More

Thank chris c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well kept, attractive and popular area. Great for families and walking dogs. The lake and forest walks are great.

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

What a great day we had at Decoy! Lovely park and wet area. Big lake were you can go on paddle boats and canoes. Lots of space for picnic and walk if you fancy it! Kiosk that sells drinks and ice cream and only £1.50...More

Thank Kiri O
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place for a calm dog walk. Lovely lake great wildlife amazing woods and friendly people. Well designed play park

Thank KevH72
Reviewed 28 August 2018

My family used to live just up the road from Decoy Park and we have spent many an afternoon with our children, and sometimes also with their friends in this park. It is a very welcoming and restful place in which to pass a few...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

A great open green space with forest walk and lake for water sport, kayaking & paddle boarding. A large well equipped playground and nice dog walk around the lake. Only thing to pay for was the car park at £1.50 for the day. There's an...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We travelled to Devon from Oxford and We wanted somewhere to go with 3 kids (13/10/6) to kill a few hours before we could get into our accommodation. Decoy park seemed to fit the bill. It was easy to find. We stopped at the big...More

Thank Nic L
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Such a fabulous place hands on nature fun in the park exciting water play well worth a visit we’ll many !!!! Xxx

Thank Tamiko B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Easy access to a family friendly country park, with lovely walks (both short and long) some of which are able to be used by people with mobility problems. Wonderful lakes and children's play park which includes a zip wire, swings, slides etc. Huge picnic area...More

Thank janebrim
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Have visited decoy park many times and have always found something if interest there. Boating etc on the lake and a decent walk with three seoerste routes, Plenty of wildlife around, but a little rough under foot in places. Whole site Was once a quarry....More

Thank grandpafred2017
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yvonne54walley
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Response from sam j | Reviewed this property |
Roughly Around 6.30pm and 7.00pm on the weekend and Mon-Fri can someone double check on that?
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