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Coombe Country Park and Nature reserve
Tel : +44 024 7645 3720
Fax : +44 024 7663 5350
For a family day out, or a quiet little picnic in the open air, visit Coombe Country Park. It offers 500 acres of beautiful gardens, woodland, lakeside walks, and bird watching. The diverse "Capability" Brown designed landscape makes it ideal for everyone, from families to wildlife enthusiasts and those just looking for a quiet stroll in the woodland. There's plenty to do for all the family. Visit our website for more ideas of what you can do here and upcoming events.
Within the grounds is the historic Coombe Abbey, founded by Cistercian Monks in 12th century, which is now a luxury four star hotel, for more hotel information on please visit www.coombeabbey.com.
Coombe is an award winning site with many accolades for its quality and excellence in management, conservation, visitor experience and education including SSSI status for over 40 years, Green Flag Awards (parks and green spaces excellence award), Visit England's Quality Assured Visitor Attraction and Natural England's Country Park accreditation. The most recent accolade awarded to the site is the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014, for consistently high ratings in our customer reviews.
Five miles east of Coventry City Centre, situated on the B4027
Car park on site charges apply
FROM THE NORTH
Leave Ml at junction 21 and join the M69 following signs for Coventry and the A46. At the end of the motorway ignore exits for M6 and follow lanes for A46. At the first main roundabout on the A46 take the second exit to the right (signed Walsgrave, Coombe Park) at the next roundabout turn left (signed Coombe Park) and at the traffic lights turn left onto the B4027. Coombe Country Park is one mile on the left.
Leave M6 at juntion 2. Follow signs for ‘M40 Warwick, Coventry S&E.’. After joining the A46 (dual carriage way) at the first main roundabout take the second exit to the right (signed Walsgrave Coombe Park). At the next roundabout turn left (signed Coombe Park) and at the traffic lights turn left onto the B4027. Coombe Country Park is one mile on the left.
FROM THE SOUTH
Leave Ml at junction 19. Join M6. Leave M6 at junction 2 follow signs for M40 Warwick, Coventry S&E. After joining the A46 (dual carriageway), at the first main roundabout take the second exit to the right (signed Coombe Park). At the next roundabout turn left (signed Coombe Park) and at the traffic turn left onto the B4027. Coombe Country Park is one mile on the left.
Leave M40 at junction 15. Follow signs for Coventry and the A46. Continue following signs for the A46 Leicester (you will temporarily leave A46 for A45). At this roundabout take the third exit following signs for the M69. At the next roundabout take the second exit, follow signs for the M6 & M69 (you are now back on the A46). At the next roundabout filter left (TGI Fridays and Morrisons food store will be on your right). Carry straight on going across three roundabouts (following signs for the city centre) until you reach the traffic lights. Turn right (signed Lutterworth) at the next set of traffic lights follow the road round to the right, the B4027 to Lutterworth. Coombe Country Park is one mile on the left.
By Public Transport
By rail: Coventry City Centre is well served by the national rail network, followed by a 20 minute bus journey (see below)
By bus: No-585 (Coventry Rail Station -Rugby) Travel De Courcey (timetable please ring 024 7630 2656)
Coombe Country Park and Nature reserve facilities include:
- Dogs restrictions
- First aid facilities
- In countryside
- Of historic, literary or architectural interest
- Outdoor event/attraction
- Demonstrations given
- Educational Visits Accepted
- Suitable for families
- Suitable for young children
- Maestro accepted
- MasterCard accepted
- Solo accepted
- Visa accepted
- Picnic site
- Parking (charge)
Coombe Country Park and Nature reserve accessibility includes:
- Audible alarm system
- Clear signage throughout attraction, eg colour contrast, large letters, pictograms
- Designated parking within about 50 metres of main entrance
- Disability awareness training for all personnel
- Effective lighting throughout attraction for visually impaired visitors
- Good colour/tonal contrast throughout attraction, eg doors contrast with floor/walls
- Hearing loop system available in appropriate areas, eg ticket counter
- Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
- Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
- Level access, ramp or lift to cafeteria
- Level access, ramp or lift to gift shop
- Level access, ramp or lift to information point
- Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point
Contact - Coombe Country Park and Nature reserve
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