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Box Hill

Boxhill Road, Dorking KT20 7LB, England
+44 1306 885502
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Great walks!

Brilliant place for a romantic walk. Lots of walk for the experience of novice walker. Tske a... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
nlbrown88
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Cardio exercise, no gym required.

Stunning scenery and well marked routes that are honest about their duration and effort required to... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
jomuckle66
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Boxhill Road, Dorking KT20 7LB, England
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+44 1306 885502
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Brilliant place for a romantic walk. Lots of walk for the experience of novice walker. Tske a picnic and sit on the grass enjoying the view.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Stunning scenery and well marked routes that are honest about their duration and effort required to complete. Goes with out saying it's a hill so walks are difficult especially if muddy. Car park was busy, took 3 circuits to find a space. Cafe in main...More

2  Thank jomuckle66
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Lots for kids to do in terms of climbing on stuff. Might be a bit trickier for toddlers and those under 5 but our kids loved it. The walk itself was longer than anticipated which was fine but did make us late for meeting up...More

Thank Beveraldo
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Fantastic place to visit with lovely walks and views across the downs. Car park and facilities are National Trust so obviously helps if you are a member as free parking.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Excellent parking and facilities at the top provided by the National Trust. Amazing views and some lovely walks made our day there very special.

Thank BrianHarden
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We visited the National Trust Cafe as part of a walk which we did at Box Hill last week. We were shocked by the prices in the cafe, all food and drink were served on paper plates / in paper cups with plastic cutlery. Nothing...More

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Car parks at top and bottom and both get busy at peak times - as does the Hill itself. Beware cyclists on the zig-zag road - be patient and take extra care. Fun area for young children in the woodland play area at the top....More

1  Thank PhilSears
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a lovely place to go for a walk and to take in magnificent views. Just avoid going on a Sunday, when the place is infested with motorcyclists and cyclists. It does get extremely busy and the toilets at the summit struggle with demand,...More

Thank Thistlemania
Reviewed 8 August 2017

NIce nature reserve, Ideal for a walk, nice trails are available to go walking over the hill into the forrest. Great views over the area. If you like nature, take your time to enoy this place!

1  Thank GuppeC
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Box Hill is mentioned in Emma (Austen) and has been a place to spend a day out for centuries. There were many cyclists and runners there, as a great place for endurance work. Magnificent views of the local area and many well signed walks for...More

1  Thank luvtogo6
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thethingswedoforlove
22 November 2017|
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Response from _jennyjones55 | Reviewed this property |
Sandwiches and cakes etc but wouldn't recomend take a picnic
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Emma G
2 November 2017|
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Response from PhilSears | Reviewed this property |
Some of the paths at the top, including the child friendly 'adventure' trail, would be suitable for a child's buggy - particularly the now popular large wheeled variety- but climbing up the hill from almost any direction... More
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natterz202
3 September 2017|
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Just the car park you pay for.
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