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Robinwood Activity Centre - Dobroyd Castle


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Reviews

The following reviews have been added by visit leaders using the EVOLVE system.
Overview
4.9
139 reviews


Excellent
 
94%

Very Good
 
5%

Average
 
0%

Poor
 
0%

Awful
 
1%

Great residential (July 2021 - Primary School)




Great activities and very well organised (July 2021 - Primary School)




Amazing trip. Excellent organisation-ran like clockwork (July 2021 - Primary School)




Excellent - very well organised, very safe (July 2021 - Primary School)




So well organised. A fantastic trip. (July 2021 - Primary School)




(June 2021 - Primary School)




(June 2021 - Primary School)




Actual visit was great - sorting out the COVID details beforehand was hard work with different messages from different people (June 2021 - Primary School)




(June 2021 - Primary School)




Fantastic trip and the children benefitted hugely. (June 2021 - Primary School)




(October 2020 - Primary School)




Trip had to be cancelled due to COVID-19. Robinwood would not return any monies to the school - despite their site being closed and the trip being unable to go ahead. (September 2020 - Primary School)




The centre is very well equipped to host large groups of children. The timetable is well thought out leaving very little un-wanted down time; the food is hearty, wholesome and well portioned; 24 hour night staff manage the children brilliantly during the night; all children are challenged and engaged at all times! Every part of the experience is brilliant! (March 2020 - Primary School)




Great organisation and staff, very accommodating (March 2020 - Primary School)




(February 2020 - Primary School)




Amazing experience for all children and staff involved. (February 2020 - Primary School)




Fantastic venue - great staff - higly recommended! (February 2020)




Well organised (February 2020 - Primary School)




Very good visit. Staff ensured the children's safety every minute of the day and I felt very reassured that the Risk Assessments I had received from Robinwood were followed meticulously by all staff members. (February 2020 - Primary School)




(January 2020 - Primary School)




The children enjoyed the experience from the moment they arrived to the moment they left. They were well looked after and encouraged to join in all the activities. The staff were also well looked after and catered for. One of our staff members and children had an allergies and these were really effectively catered for, they had options at every snack and meal time. (January 2020 - Primary School)




Fantastic trip, would highly recommend (January 2020 - Primary School)




Great leaders who know exactly how to get the best from each individual. All activities are tailored to meet the individual needs of the pupil. All other needs, such as dietary requirements are also taken in to account. (January 2020 - Primary School)




Robinwood Activity Centre provided a fantastic opportunity for our young children to experience activities which the majority had never encountered or attempted previously. (December 2019 - Primary School)




Staff were fantastic with the children and encouraged to push themselves. Visit was well organised and planned. (December 2019 - Primary School)




(December 2019 - Primary School)




Always a fantastic experience for al children and staff, a like.It provides a wide range of opportunity, activities and team building opportunities for the children. (December 2019 - Primary School)




A safe and enjoyable visit. Our pupils learnt more about working as a team, improved their listening skills and had lots of fun. (December 2019 - Primary School)




(November 2019 - Primary School)




Very positive trip - all children were able to access the activities provided and developed their confidence and life skills as well as team work. (November 2019 - Primary School)




(November 2019 - Primary School)




Excellent provision and well trained, welcoming staff (November 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




Amazing weekend as always! Staff are so well organised and couldn't do more for you! We love it and return every year! (October 2019 - Primary School)




Wonderful, well organised visit bursting with exciting activities and challenges. (October 2019 - Primary School)




a fantastic trip as always (October 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




Amazing. Well organised and great value for money. All activities safely run with quality equipment. (October 2019 - Primary School)




Superb input from all staff, especially group leaders and night staff. Children really well managed on all activities. Lots of care shown too. Food excellent. (October 2019)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




Fantastic centre with amazing facilities - faultless residential! (October 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




Brilliant residential (August 2019 - Primary School)




(July 2019 - Primary School)




(July 2019 - Primary School)




(July 2019)




An outstanding visit once again. I can't recommend this place enough. The staff and activities are equally amazing and the children had the time of their lives. thank you Robinwood. (July 2019 - Primary School)




Brilliant in every way (June 2019 - Primary School)




Well resourced. Greta leaders for activities (June 2019 - Primary School)




Robinwood provided an excellent experience for the children and staff. The children were encouraged to try new things even when they were anxious to try them. They were well looked after throughout the night and during their whole stay. (June 2019 - Primary School)




Amazing - see attached evaluation form (June 2019)




Especially catered for KS2 pupils, all the staff are attentive and do whatever they can to make the stay enjoyable and safe (June 2019 - Primary School)




Outstanding - from the care taken with the children to the range of activities. (June 2019 - Primary School)




(June 2019 - Primary School)




(June 2019 - Primary School)




Excellent all round (May 2019 - Primary School)




Another fantastic trip with our Yr3/4s. Action packed from start to finish. All the staff looked after us and made our experience even better. (May 2019 - Primary School)




Robinwood is very well organised and has been a fantastic residential for our Year 6 children. (May 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School)




A fantastic experience for all who attended. (May 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School)




Great staff (May 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School)




Fantastic trip for the children to develop a variety of life skills and activity specific skills. The staff ensured the children were safe at all times. Activities and instructions were clearly explained before and during every activity. The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves and did not want to come home. (May 2019 - Primary School)




(April 2019 - Primary School)




Excellent activities, well trained, consistent and helpful staff. (March 2019 - Primary School)




(March 2019 - Primary School)




(March 2019 - Primary School)




Fantastic centre offering amazing opportunities for pupils. (March 2019 - Primary School)




(March 2019 - Primary School)




Excellent venue, children are challenged, staff fantastic (March 2019 - Primary School)




(March 2019 - Primary School)




(March 2019 - Primary School)




(February 2019 - Primary School)




(February 2019 - Primary School)




The organisation, safety and attention to detail was fantastic. (February 2019 - Primary School)




Amazing staff and facilities. (February 2019 - Primary School)




(January 2019 - Primary School)




(January 2019 - Primary School)




(January 2019 - Primary School)




The organisation; the staff; the activities were just fantastic. We go year on year and it's brilliant everytime. (January 2019 - Primary School)




An excellent residential the children and staff really enjoyed it. (December 2018 - Primary School)




(December 2018 - Primary School)




Organised, efficient, willing to meet specific special educational needs. (December 2018 - Primary School)




(December 2018 - Primary School)




Robinwood is a well-run activity centre with well trained staff and great attention paid to the smooth running of the three days. (December 2018 - Primary School)




Fantastic, professional service- kids absolutely loved it and it was super for the adults to be able to take a step back and enjoy the experience with the children. (November 2018 - Primary School)




Fantastic, staff were exceptional in the provision they gave our pupils. Both staff and pupils thoroughly enjoyed their residential. (November 2018 - Primary School)




Super venue. Excellent activities, Child friendly, safety conscious (November 2018 - Primary School)




(November 2018 - Primary School)




Very well staffed and very efficiently run. Staff make good use of walkie-talkies to communicate with each other and ensure smooth running of activities. (November 2018 - Primary School)




(November 2018 - Primary School)




Excellent staff. Great organisation of events. Lots of care and attention to detail. (October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




Great visit. Super organisation as usual. C (October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




The activities were fantastic and both the children and the accompanying staff members really enjoyed the experience. The staff members there were wonderful with the children and all of the children respected them and liked them. The food was also fantastic. (September 2018 - Primary School)




(September 2018 - Primary School)




We always have an amazing time and are looked after amazingly by the staff at the centre. (September 2018 - Primary School)




(August 2018 - Primary School)




(July 2018 - Primary School)




Excellent visit. Well organised from start to finish. Pupils thoroughly enjoyed their visit and all the activities that they were offered. (July 2018 - Primary School)




The staff are brilliant a real asset . Food excellent, activities various and challenging at many levels. (July 2018 - Primary School)




(July 2018 - Primary School)




(June 2018 - Primary School)




Staff are engaging, well-resourced and well-organised centre. Extremely accommodating to staff and child need. (June 2018 - Primary School)




(June 2018 - Primary School)




Fantastic place with amazing facilities/staff. (June 2018 - Primary School)




It was Robinwood Wrexham (June 2018 - Primary School)




(June 2018 - Primary School)




A fantastic educational trip full of adventure, fun and development. (June 2018 - Primary School)




Excellent trip enjoyed by all. (May 2018 - Primary School)




Fantastic facilities, staff and provision. Everything ran like clockwork and the pupils gained massively from the experience. (May 2018 - Primary School)




Fantastic facilities, staff and provision. Everything ran like clockwork and the pupils gained massively from the experience. (May 2018 - Primary School)




Nothing is too much trouble for them. Very safety conscious and excellent with nervous and SEND children. (May 2018 - Primary School)




(May 2018 - Primary School)




(May 2018 - Primary School)




(May 2018 - Primary School)




Excellent facility with superb organisation and attention to detail. Great activities to suit all levels of ability and fantastic level of care shown by all staff throughout your stay. (May 2018 - Primary School)




(May 2018 - Primary School)




(April 2018 - Primary School)




(April 2018 - Primary School)




(March 2018 - Primary School)




(March 2018 - Primary School)




(March 2018 - Primary School)




Fantastic provision with H&S always a priority, top quality activities and very attentive staff. (March 2018 - Primary School)




The children had an amazing time even though it was freezing! The staff go above and beyond to make it a worthwhile and memorable experience for the children. It ran like clockwork, Robinwood really have thought of everything. We will be returning next year. (March 2018 - Primary School)




(March 2018 - Primary School)




Facilities have been updated but group sizes precluded everyone's full enjoyment. Most group sizes 11 or 12 maybe groups of 9 or 10 maximum. Too much wasted time between activities this year. (March 2018 - Primary School)




Good value for money and aimed at the appropriate age range. (February 2018 - Primary School)




(February 2018 - Primary School)




(February 2018 - Primary School)




Robinwood is fantastic in making sure the children achieve and experience the activities by pushing themselves to try everything. (January 2018 - Primary School)




(January 2018 - Primary School)




Excellent organisation. Extra staff always around to help and support (December 2017 - Primary School)




(December 2017 - Primary School)




Wonderful experience that all of the children enjoyed. Memories and experiences were had by the children that most of them will never receive again in their lives. (December 2017 - Primary School)




Description

No further information has been added by this provider.

Contact

Robinwood Activity Centre - Dobroyd Castle
Todmorden
Lancashire
OL14 7JJ
LOtC

Reviews

The following reviews have been added by visit leaders using the EVOLVE system.
Overview
4.9
139 reviews


Excellent
 
94%

Very Good
 
5%

Average
 
0%

Poor
 
0%

Awful
 
1%

July 2021 - Primary School
Great residential



July 2021 - Primary School
Great activities and very well organised



July 2021 - Primary School
Amazing trip. Excellent organisation-ran like clockwork



July 2021 - Primary School
Excellent - very well organised, very safe



July 2021 - Primary School
So well organised. A fantastic trip.



June 2021 - Primary School




June 2021 - Primary School




June 2021 - Primary School
Actual visit was great - sorting out the COVID details beforehand was hard work with different messages from different people



June 2021 - Primary School




June 2021 - Primary School
Fantastic trip and the children benefitted hugely.



October 2020 - Primary School




September 2020 - Primary School
Trip had to be cancelled due to COVID-19. Robinwood would not return any monies to the school - despite their site being closed and the trip being unable to go ahead.



March 2020 - Primary School
The centre is very well equipped to host large groups of children. The timetable is well thought out leaving very little un-wanted down time; the food is hearty, wholesome and well portioned; 24 hour night staff manage the children brilliantly during the night; all children are challenged and engaged at all times! Every part of the experience is brilliant!



March 2020 - Primary School
Great organisation and staff, very accommodating



February 2020 - Primary School




February 2020 - Primary School
Amazing experience for all children and staff involved.



February 2020
Fantastic venue - great staff - higly recommended!



February 2020 - Primary School
Well organised



February 2020 - Primary School
Very good visit. Staff ensured the children's safety every minute of the day and I felt very reassured that the Risk Assessments I had received from Robinwood were followed meticulously by all staff members.



January 2020 - Primary School




January 2020 - Primary School
The children enjoyed the experience from the moment they arrived to the moment they left. They were well looked after and encouraged to join in all the activities. The staff were also well looked after and catered for. One of our staff members and children had an allergies and these were really effectively catered for, they had options at every snack and meal time.



January 2020 - Primary School
Fantastic trip, would highly recommend



January 2020 - Primary School
Great leaders who know exactly how to get the best from each individual. All activities are tailored to meet the individual needs of the pupil. All other needs, such as dietary requirements are also taken in to account.



December 2019 - Primary School
Robinwood Activity Centre provided a fantastic opportunity for our young children to experience activities which the majority had never encountered or attempted previously.



December 2019 - Primary School
Staff were fantastic with the children and encouraged to push themselves. Visit was well organised and planned.



December 2019 - Primary School




December 2019 - Primary School
Always a fantastic experience for al children and staff, a like.It provides a wide range of opportunity, activities and team building opportunities for the children.



December 2019 - Primary School
A safe and enjoyable visit. Our pupils learnt more about working as a team, improved their listening skills and had lots of fun.



November 2019 - Primary School




November 2019 - Primary School
Very positive trip - all children were able to access the activities provided and developed their confidence and life skills as well as team work.



November 2019 - Primary School




November 2019 - Primary School
Excellent provision and well trained, welcoming staff



October 2019 - Primary School




October 2019 - Primary School
Amazing weekend as always! Staff are so well organised and couldn't do more for you! We love it and return every year!



October 2019 - Primary School
Wonderful, well organised visit bursting with exciting activities and challenges.



October 2019 - Primary School
a fantastic trip as always



October 2019 - Primary School




October 2019 - Primary School
Amazing. Well organised and great value for money. All activities safely run with quality equipment.



October 2019
Superb input from all staff, especially group leaders and night staff. Children really well managed on all activities. Lots of care shown too. Food excellent.



October 2019 - Primary School




October 2019 - Primary School
Fantastic centre with amazing facilities - faultless residential!



October 2019 - Primary School




August 2019 - Primary School
Brilliant residential



July 2019 - Primary School




July 2019 - Primary School




July 2019




July 2019 - Primary School
An outstanding visit once again. I can't recommend this place enough. The staff and activities are equally amazing and the children had the time of their lives. thank you Robinwood.



June 2019 - Primary School
Brilliant in every way



June 2019 - Primary School
Well resourced. Greta leaders for activities



June 2019 - Primary School
Robinwood provided an excellent experience for the children and staff. The children were encouraged to try new things even when they were anxious to try them. They were well looked after throughout the night and during their whole stay.



June 2019
Amazing - see attached evaluation form



June 2019 - Primary School
Especially catered for KS2 pupils, all the staff are attentive and do whatever they can to make the stay enjoyable and safe



June 2019 - Primary School
Outstanding - from the care taken with the children to the range of activities.



June 2019 - Primary School




June 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School
Excellent all round



May 2019 - Primary School
Another fantastic trip with our Yr3/4s. Action packed from start to finish. All the staff looked after us and made our experience even better.



May 2019 - Primary School
Robinwood is very well organised and has been a fantastic residential for our Year 6 children.



May 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School
A fantastic experience for all who attended.



May 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School
Great staff



May 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School
Fantastic trip for the children to develop a variety of life skills and activity specific skills. The staff ensured the children were safe at all times. Activities and instructions were clearly explained before and during every activity. The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves and did not want to come home.



April 2019 - Primary School




March 2019 - Primary School
Excellent activities, well trained, consistent and helpful staff.



March 2019 - Primary School




March 2019 - Primary School




March 2019 - Primary School
Fantastic centre offering amazing opportunities for pupils.



March 2019 - Primary School




March 2019 - Primary School
Excellent venue, children are challenged, staff fantastic



March 2019 - Primary School




March 2019 - Primary School




February 2019 - Primary School




February 2019 - Primary School




February 2019 - Primary School
The organisation, safety and attention to detail was fantastic.



February 2019 - Primary School
Amazing staff and facilities.



January 2019 - Primary School




January 2019 - Primary School




January 2019 - Primary School




January 2019 - Primary School
The organisation; the staff; the activities were just fantastic. We go year on year and it's brilliant everytime.



December 2018 - Primary School
An excellent residential the children and staff really enjoyed it.



December 2018 - Primary School




December 2018 - Primary School
Organised, efficient, willing to meet specific special educational needs.



December 2018 - Primary School




December 2018 - Primary School
Robinwood is a well-run activity centre with well trained staff and great attention paid to the smooth running of the three days.



November 2018 - Primary School
Fantastic, professional service- kids absolutely loved it and it was super for the adults to be able to take a step back and enjoy the experience with the children.



November 2018 - Primary School
Fantastic, staff were exceptional in the provision they gave our pupils. Both staff and pupils thoroughly enjoyed their residential.



November 2018 - Primary School
Super venue. Excellent activities, Child friendly, safety conscious



November 2018 - Primary School




November 2018 - Primary School
Very well staffed and very efficiently run. Staff make good use of walkie-talkies to communicate with each other and ensure smooth running of activities.



November 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School
Excellent staff. Great organisation of events. Lots of care and attention to detail.



October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School
Great visit. Super organisation as usual. C



October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




September 2018 - Primary School
The activities were fantastic and both the children and the accompanying staff members really enjoyed the experience. The staff members there were wonderful with the children and all of the children respected them and liked them. The food was also fantastic.



September 2018 - Primary School




September 2018 - Primary School
We always have an amazing time and are looked after amazingly by the staff at the centre.



August 2018 - Primary School




July 2018 - Primary School




July 2018 - Primary School
Excellent visit. Well organised from start to finish. Pupils thoroughly enjoyed their visit and all the activities that they were offered.



July 2018 - Primary School
The staff are brilliant a real asset . Food excellent, activities various and challenging at many levels.



July 2018 - Primary School




June 2018 - Primary School




June 2018 - Primary School
Staff are engaging, well-resourced and well-organised centre. Extremely accommodating to staff and child need.



June 2018 - Primary School




June 2018 - Primary School
Fantastic place with amazing facilities/staff.



June 2018 - Primary School
It was Robinwood Wrexham



June 2018 - Primary School




June 2018 - Primary School
A fantastic educational trip full of adventure, fun and development.



May 2018 - Primary School
Excellent trip enjoyed by all.



May 2018 - Primary School
Fantastic facilities, staff and provision. Everything ran like clockwork and the pupils gained massively from the experience.



May 2018 - Primary School
Fantastic facilities, staff and provision. Everything ran like clockwork and the pupils gained massively from the experience.



May 2018 - Primary School
Nothing is too much trouble for them. Very safety conscious and excellent with nervous and SEND children.



May 2018 - Primary School




May 2018 - Primary School




May 2018 - Primary School




May 2018 - Primary School
Excellent facility with superb organisation and attention to detail. Great activities to suit all levels of ability and fantastic level of care shown by all staff throughout your stay.



May 2018 - Primary School




April 2018 - Primary School




April 2018 - Primary School




March 2018 - Primary School




March 2018 - Primary School




March 2018 - Primary School




March 2018 - Primary School
Fantastic provision with H&S always a priority, top quality activities and very attentive staff.



March 2018 - Primary School
The children had an amazing time even though it was freezing! The staff go above and beyond to make it a worthwhile and memorable experience for the children. It ran like clockwork, Robinwood really have thought of everything. We will be returning next year.



March 2018 - Primary School




March 2018 - Primary School
Facilities have been updated but group sizes precluded everyone's full enjoyment. Most group sizes 11 or 12 maybe groups of 9 or 10 maximum. Too much wasted time between activities this year.



February 2018 - Primary School
Good value for money and aimed at the appropriate age range.



February 2018 - Primary School




February 2018 - Primary School




January 2018 - Primary School
Robinwood is fantastic in making sure the children achieve and experience the activities by pushing themselves to try everything.



January 2018 - Primary School




December 2017 - Primary School
Excellent organisation. Extra staff always around to help and support



December 2017 - Primary School




December 2017 - Primary School
Wonderful experience that all of the children enjoyed. Memories and experiences were had by the children that most of them will never receive again in their lives.