We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hoober Stand

Hoober Hill | Wentworth, Rotherham S62 7SA, England
Save
Review Highlights
Great excercise!

Open on certain Sundays only so we made a special effort to go as we live locally and have never... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
JennyD1950
,
Sheffield, United Kingdom
What a view 🔭📷

Fantastic view from top don't forget to bring your camera .Great walking a round this area walk in... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
gill c
,
Rotherham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 35 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Hoober Hill | Wentworth, Rotherham S62 7SA, England
Write a ReviewReviews (35)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 15 November 2017

Open on certain Sundays only so we made a special effort to go as we live locally and have never visited before. Cost a couple of pounds to go up the stand but that s acceptable as the staff are volunteers and it is important...More

Thank JennyD1950
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic view from top don't forget to bring your camera .Great walking a round this area walk in to Wentworth & Dames in greasbough lovely area ☺

Thank gill c
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful place! The building itself is amazing. The woodlands are stunning. Lovely walk with friends and will certainly pay another visit soon. We travelled 1hr 40mins to visit here and none where disappointed

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Just off a main stands on its own heart to look at .but can not go inside any more no cafe just the column.stay may be 30 mins at most take a few photos

Thank steve1072016
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

On a clear day you can see for miles at the top of Hoober. £2.50 to enter, but don't expect too much from it. It's somewhere I've always wanted to visit so was happy to pay. Woodlands surround the area which are nice to walk...More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Worth the climb up the steps. What a view from the top. Fantastic that Rotherham as an amazing folly like this and a short drive from the town centre. Standing at just under 100ft high it's amazing how it's stood the test of time. One...More

Thank KRwatching
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Nice walk to the Stand, wooded area also not far from the other follies and Wentworth garden centre and Village

1  Thank stringtiff
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

One of the old historic sites of Yorkshire, a wonderful place to visit, you need to walk to it but that's not a problem as the scenery is stunning, then you can visit Wentworth estate, and the garden centre for a lovely cream tea

Thank sharpie10
Reviewed 2 April 2017

My dad and I went ghost hunting at night, after hearing stories about it being haunted. After me being terrified that we would actually find something, I decided to not turn our SB-7 spirit box. Something moved in the bushes, the emf detector went off...More

Thank emilyfoxlesmis
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

After seeing the hoober stand on the film get santa and with it been close we went for a visit Lots of information given from the guide A good view on a clear day

2  Thank Craig L
PreviousNext
1234
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 hotels in Rotherham
Rockingham Arms
314 reviews
1.74 km away
Stonecroft Hotel
31 reviews
3.72 km away
The Welcome Inn
153 reviews
4.31 km away
Holiday Inn Express Rotherham-North
424 reviews
4.43 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Crown Inn
14 reviews
3.35 km away
Elephant & Castle Hemingfield
900 reviews
3.43 km away
The Cottage Kitchen
8 reviews
3.32 km away
Thai Zhong
6 reviews
3.44 km away
Nearby Attractions
Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust
581 reviews
1.00 km away
Old Holy Trinity Church
5 reviews
1.78 km away
Elsecar Heritage Railway
61 reviews
2.76 km away
Wath Tap
48 reviews
4.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hoober Stand staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit