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Darwin Forest Country Park

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soft play”(87 reviews)
“swimming pool”(148 reviews)
“on site”(240 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 November 2016

Booked for a half term weekend getaway. On arrival reception were very friendly and efficient, we were directed straight to our lodge. The lodge was really nice and cosy, I had only booked a two bedroom one for the four of us so we did...More

Thank Anna S
Response from Pinelogger, Owner at Darwin Forest Country ParkResponded 8 November 2016

We are pleased to hear that you had a relaxing weekend break and that your children enjoyed the playcentre and activities. Many thanks for taking the time to review Darwin Forest.

Reviewed 6 November 2016

We stayed in a spa lodge, which was spacious and luxurious. The park was well maintained and park staff were friendly. The restaurant and bar food and drinks were of a good standard and reasonably priced. This was our 3rd. Stay and we will be...More

Thank Julie B
Response from Pinelogger, Owner at Darwin Forest Country ParkResponded 8 November 2016

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed staying with us again and we hope to see you in the future.

Reviewed 4 November 2016

We spent a week at Darwin with friends in July 2016 (4 x families of 4), and we all had a great time. Much cheaper than center parcs, and without all the extra activities, however there were some (our kids tried body zorbing). The atmosphere...More

Thank Andrew C
Response from Pinelogger, Owner at Darwin Forest Country ParkResponded 8 November 2016

We are delighted that you and the rest of your group enjoyed staying with us at Darwin Forest and enjoyed visiting the Peak District. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Just returned home after a fantastic break at Darwin Forest. We came here two years ago and fell in love with the place, and this visit was just as amazing as the first. This time we spent more time looking around the site, and using...More

Thank JDucker
Response from Pinelogger, Owner at Darwin Forest Country ParkResponded 8 November 2016

Many thanks for reviewing Darwin Forest. We are pleased you had a fantastic break and we hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 29 October 2016

We have just come back from a four day break at Darwin forest. We had two lodges 101 and 103 both of which were clean, modern and had everything you would need for your stay. There was a DVD player and music system too. On...More

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Response from Pinelogger, Owner at Darwin Forest Country ParkResponded 8 November 2016

Many thanks for reviewing Darwin Forest. We are pleased your family enjoyed staying with us and we hope you visit us again in future.

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Self-Serve Laundry
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$194 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$194 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Dining (17)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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FrequentTraveller243
18 March 2018|
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Response from Pinelogger | Property representative |
Hi, We have hairdryers in all the lodges but bathrobes are only included in the VIP Glade and Meadow lodges.
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Julie73
24 January 2018|
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Response from shelly039 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry forgot to say the swimming pool and gym opened daily from 7.30 til late
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Nicky P
23 January 2018|
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Response from BillandMichelle2014 | Reviewed this property |
The pool is good, as is the soft play area. There are nice walks. you can zorb, play tennis and crazy golf. There is a restaurant and pub. Matlock is close and has many facilities but the point of being at the park is to be... More
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"Book the restaurants as far in advance as possible."
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"The cottage is ideal for large groups"
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"Lodge 112 has a hot tub and locatedat the back of resort so well out the way of footfall"
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