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Wilderness Wood

#1 of 1 things to do in Hadlow Down Features Animals
Wilderness Wood Main Road, Hadlow Down, Uckfield TN22 4HJ, England
+44 1825 830509
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What a shame

What a shame it was closed when we arrived so with 2 small children we asked if we could have a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Uckfield, United Kingdom
Very poor service

We walked into the cafe just before 11am but were kept waiting for 5 mins whilst the 2 staff fussed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Julian P
London, United Kingdom
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Wilderness Wood Main Road, Hadlow Down, Uckfield TN22 4HJ, England
+44 1825 830509
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a shame it was closed when we arrived so with 2 small children we asked if we could have a picnic near the car park on a table as it was lunch time Of course was the answer from a lady After finishing our...More

Thank rayflower
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked into the cafe just before 11am but were kept waiting for 5 mins whilst the 2 staff fussed around 1 customer. Because of their delay we didn't get served until just after 11am - we asked for breakfasts and were told it was...More

Thank Julian P
Reviewed 15 May 2017

What a magical place to have a wedding, the people on site were helpful and the food provided by the site was really tasty. A lot of us were camping for the weekend and being "nature" types we were OK. It is wilderness style camping,...More

2  Thank Batnovice
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Went with the kids over Easter and had a bunny hunt and the kids went on a zip wire which they loved. A great place!

2  Thank tommo_t1000
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place ..... have been two days running for the Easter bunny hunt which is just a convenient excuse for a fun walk in the woods...... wonderful people who clearly love what they do and have a real passion for the place itself.... plenty...More

2  Thank Dominic E
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Our first visit here and only a few minutes drive from Crowborough, this is a great place to bring your kids and let them run around outside and build camps in the woods! There are also zip wires, rope swings and a small playground. Plenty...More

2  Thank lottery_winner_2010
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Purely by chance we happened upon Wilderness Wood when driving through looking for somewhere to walk our dog. There was loads going on, plenty to see and do, loads to keep kids entertained, and most importantly many great trails through the woods. Really reminded me...More

Thank AG_Man_12
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Attractive place to meet friends for a coffee. The menu is limited so would not be in a hurry to return for anything except a coffee.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Entrance. Is. By. Voluntary. Donations. Lovely. Play. Area. Good. Barbecue areas. Easy. Walks. For. People. Who. Can't. Walk. Well. Like. Me. Cafe. Is. Very. Reasonable. Light. Snacks

1  Thank karenmarkriggs
Reviewed 1 December 2016

A family outing to collect a tree which had been reserved several weeks ago. Wilderness Wood is a fascinating place to visit, especially for children who can explore the great outdoors, enjoy refreshments and "home made" cakes etc. in the café. Also for sale are...More

1  Thank Barry T
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Hi, 3 young lads coming tomorrow 12, 14 and 15.... anything going on apart from the Fairy thing?
5 April 2016|
Response from susie123p |
Build your own camp/den, zip wire, large swing, walk in woods and cake!
Hi there, We would love to visit this wonderful sounding place but we have a small dog ( well behaved). Are dogs allowed??? Thank you!
23 December 2015|
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Response from GrahamandHelen2004 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are fine, although I think they like them on a lead, at least around the shop/café/car park area, for obvious reasons.
Jacqui H
Why is it after spending £37 on our lunch, when I tried to buy my family extra drinks later I was told the minimum spend on a card payment is £10.....
18 August 2015|
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Response from BorntocruiseUK | Reviewed this property |
I've got no idea as I am only a customer like you