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Faringdon Folly Tower and Woodland

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Folly Path, off Stanford Road, Faringdon, England
+44 845 475 8386
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We went for a walk around here for the first time since moving here.theres plenty of different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dawnthomas2014
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Faringdon, United Kingdom
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I love this place

Fantastic family trip out. The views are amazing, there are lots of sculptures for children to find... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ruth L
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“nice walk” (9 reviews)
“house hotel” (5 reviews)
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Folly Path, off Stanford Road, Faringdon, England
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+44 845 475 8386

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a walk around here for the first time since moving here.theres plenty of different animals sculpture and activities to interest the children there's even a lovely little coffee can if you are thursty5or just wish to socialise. The view from the top...More

Thank dawnthomas2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic family trip out. The views are amazing, there are lots of sculptures for children to find hidden in the woods and trees to climb. The tower is open some Sundays during the summer and the climb is worth it for the views from the...More

Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Always a nice and peaceful place to visit. On the first Sunday of every month you can go to the top of the tower for a small fee, for amazing views of Oxfordshire.

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 30 July 2017

very interesting place to visit. keep an eye for the hidden items. it has a feeling of an enchanted forest.

Thank 11monica11
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Would be good if you could climb the folly every day and enjoy the view. Quite restricted. Otherwise the view around the folly if pretty good and the signs are educational for kids (and adults)

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

not too hard a walk to the top of the hill.The folly at the top was closed so we could not get in, bet the views are good from the tower, but its not a big walk all round so you still get the views....More

Thank kevenhyde
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This Tower is tucked away in Faringdon and is a lovely way to spend a Sunday afternoon. There are lots of activities for kids of all ages as well a fantastic views of Oxfordshire from the Tower rooftop. If your lucky, the small café is...More

Thank kezntaff
Reviewed 9 June 2017

There are great views from the top. Interesting sculptures of animals to find which would make it interesting for children. The tower was not open on my visit.

Thank ric652013
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful and magical place! Our three year olds loved finding all of the animals and wooden carvings and we also did a bit of geocaching along the way.

Thank Theophania
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We stayed in Farringdon for 2 nights. It was a nice place for a countryside walk without taking the car. Just about a 20 minute walk from the center of the village. Our dalmatian Lola loved it and had fun meeting all the friendly local...More

Thank Bronxglenn
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