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Address: Edwinstowe, England

It is said that Robin Hood and his merry band of thieves hid from the...

It is said that Robin Hood and his merry band of thieves hid from the Sheriff of Nottingham in the forests of this scenic area.

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Lovely chip shop and church

We walked into the village through the sherwood forest visiting area. I am glad we did as the church where folklore says Maid marian and robin hood were married was impressive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David V
Crewe, United Kingdom
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Crewe, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked into the village through the sherwood forest visiting area. I am glad we did as the church where folklore says Maid marian and robin hood were married was impressive middle ages built Church. For lunch we had lunch from the chip shop on the high street and took pictures of the statue of Robin Hood proposing to Maid... More 

Thank David V
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Our recent three day visit to Edwinstowe was a very beautiful experience, the locals we're all very friendly, the pubs and restaurants all very good bar one, and the surroundings are something I wish we had closer to us, the residents of the village should be very proud and care about what they have around them here as it's a... More 

Thank Martial16
stoke on trent
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45 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We visited here as it the was closet village to the accommodation that we were in. An unusual high street, but clean and friendly.

Thank amyrugbybird
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

called at Royal Oak Edwinstowe several times after refurb to give it fair chance...called thursday 23 feb and very cold in dinning area with only small gas burner with fireguard in front to stop the heat.... ordered cheese sandwich with few chips in place of salad....amazed to find it cost £18 for 2 what a rip off.... obviously wont be... More 

Thank grahamjbates
Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Thought we would visit what was listed as a beautiful village only to find therefore was nothing beautiful about it at all! We struggled to even find a cafe for some light refreshments until we found what looked like a cake shop and established that this was also a cafe. I am not a food focused visitor by any means... More 

Thank _ashipp064
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43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Visited whilst at centre parcs, great Cycling in surrounding Forrest, historical and quant village, Robin Hood exhibition , major Oak etc nearby, good pubs and restaurants we are at Forrest Lodge very Good, worth Escaping from centre parcs :-)

Thank Nigel C
Whitley Bay
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53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The town of Edwinstone is a quaint, Robin Hood obsessed place but does have lots of charm. The sausages at the local butchers are very tasty. Lots of festivals going on in the summer months and national cycle routes nearby. Well worth a visit

Thank BigMushy
Northampton, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Good Arts and Crafts centre, but only 1 hour parking in the main street. A few small individual shops were good but not much else to see here.

Thank cactustraveller
Sevenoaks District, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great for walking,hiking, and biking in Sherwood Forest,, and very central for visiting ancient houses, parks and abbeys.

Thank Yvonne A
Windsor, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

this is only a small village like any other it does have a church but I think not worth your time, small shop selling brick and brac this was very interesting and to look at these items of times gone by. If you are looking for 2nd hand items for a shabby chic look go in here not to be... More 

Thank patrickchristine

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