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Find out about me, my owner and my favourite place for a walk in Abbots Wood, as well as great dog friendly places to eat and sleep near by.

Murphy the dog from Abbots Wood

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  My owner and me

I may be twelve years old, but I’m still full of beans and love running around in the forests when I’m allowed off the leash. I am not one breed in particular either – I’m a mix of many, which I think just means that I am extra unique and extra special.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite treat

It has to be Bonios. I can't get enough of them.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Best trick

Apparently I look like I’m smiling at people when I come up to greet them, so that’s a great trick really.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite places for a walk

From the Abbots Wood carpark there are many marked walking routes, which I love to walk and run along!

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Water stops

I often stop for water in one of the many streams throughout the woods.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Other useful information

There are a number of bookable barbecues onsite for owners and children love to run about on the play area. Visit Abbots Wood for more information about what's available on site.

Dog friendly places to stay

The Star Alfriston - 5.1 miles away

Alfriston, Nr Polegate, East Sussex BN26 5TA
Tel: 01323 870495

Deans Place Hotel - 5.3 miles away

Seaford Road, Alfriston, East Sussex BN26 5TW
Tel: 01323 870248

The Olde Forge Hotel & Restaurant -  6.1 miles away

Magham Down, Nr Hailsham, East Sussex BN27 1PN
Tel: 01323 842893

Powder Mills Hotel - 15.7 miles away

Powdermills Lane, Battle, East Sussex TN33 0SP
Tel: 01424 775511

Dog friendly places to eat

The Cricketers Inn - 3.8 miles away

Berwick, near Polegate, East Sussex BN26 6SP
Tel: 01323 870469

The Merrie Harriers - 8 miles away

Cowbeech, Herstmonceux, East Sussex BN27 4JQ
Tel: 01323 833108

Horse & Groom - 10.6 miles away

Rushlake Green, East Sussex TN21 9QE
Tel: 01435 830320

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These are suggestions only, we do not endorse or approve external sites or services. Please check out comparison websites before you book.

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What's Here?

  • Barbeque
  • Dogs
  • Horse riding
  • Parking (chargeable)
  • Picnic
  • Play area
  • Walking
  • Wildlife


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