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Peaceful and quiet with stunning views. Day or night the ideal place just to go and catch your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matthew B
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Gliding experience

A group of people attended this event, the whole experience was very exciting and very well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Caroline A
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Soar above a breathtaking landscape, sculpted over time, decorated by nature and enjoyed by generations.Stand on top of Dunstable Downs for a view that will simply take your breath away. These Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) are...more
Dunstable Downs Golf Club Whipsnade Road | Whipsnade, Dunstable LU6 2NB, England
+44 1582 500920
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The shop and cafe is lovely and the view from the top of a cliff near the car park is of course, gorgeous but the management seems to have failed to notice the several 'dens' going on near the Bison hill car park area which...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peaceful and quiet with stunning views. Day or night the ideal place just to go and catch your breath and get away from the hustle and bustle of like.

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of people attended this event, the whole experience was very exciting and very well organised throughout the whole event.

Thank Caroline A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to walk the dog and meet other dogs. Inca and I visit 2 or 3 times a week and enjoy several different walks over and around the Downs. The area is well looked after and volunteers do a great job litter picking.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have not visited for about 20 years and was persuaded by my husband to go last Sunday. What a pleasant surprise! A new cafe with a NT gift shop and lots of parking, We stuck to the path and walked as far as we...More

Thank E8195OLjanew
Reviewed 3 November 2018

We arrived at Dunstable Downs on an autumn morning. It was obvious from the many people wandering around with hats, scarves and gloves on that we would need to wrap up warm. Parking is £3 for the day (or free to NT members). Once parked...More

Thank Andrew081
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

It was pumpkin time so my grandchildren,a boy of 10 and a girl of 6 took the pumpkin trail. It was a beautiful day with the sun shining through the trees highlighting the Autumn colours. Being half term it was busy but not too busy...More

Thank TrueBrit_10
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Lovely area for walks and the cafe did an amazing pumpkin cake. Very long queues though and may benefit from re-organisation of staff at the counter

Thank 769junew
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful afternoon walking along the downs. Making it more memorable walking over the parachute gliders, kites flying and an assortment of dogs playing. What a joyful afternoon with my husband and he bought me ice cream. Very special place, everyday is different. Highly recommended.

Thank 357christinee
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most scenic places and if you like great views you'll love it. It's great for a walk or place to chill for solo, couples or friends! I visit this place regularly for a walk and to clear my head. It...More

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Response from simon w | Reviewed this property |
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Elizabeth S
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Response from vegetarian1980 | Reviewed this property |
There is a hard path that runs from the new car park near the building accross the top of DDowns. You can take in the view which is stunning. The path is not flat however as it follows the natural formation. Other than this... More
Emily C
19 April 2018|
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Response from 357christinee | Reviewed this property |
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