Reigate has all you need in a town, including interesting historical sites, leisure facilities and scenic surrounding landscapes. For entertainment, the Harlequin Theatre and Cinema in Redhill, just a short distance from the town, is host to a good variety of shows, including music, dance, film, comedy and kid’s shows. There’s a good choice if you’re eating out, with a variety of restaurants with menus to suit different tastes, and for a night out, there’s a varied selection of pubs and bars in the town.
Shopping in the town offers a good choice, with independent shops, boutiques and well known names, and there’s the Belfry Shopping Centre in Redhill very close by. Business conference venues in the town include those at the Best Western Reigate Manor Hotel and Reigate Hill Golf Club, and the nearest airport for international flights is Gatwick Airport.
Reigate Car Hire
Wherever you are in Reigate, it’s guaranteed that you’ll to get a car from one of the leading suppliers who provide Reigate car hire services, you can choose from many of the suppliers including Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, InterRent, Sixt and others.
Here are a few suggestions for places to visit in Reigate:
You can come and explore these interesting historic caves, which include former sand mines. Reigate Castle once stood above these caves, but no longer remains, and you can learn all about the history of the caves, including the Baron’s Cave in the grounds of the Castle.
Not far from Reigate is this charming farm where you can come and have an enjoyable family day out. There are lots of animals including llamas, rabbits, donkeys, pigs, snakes, lizards, goats and cows, and children can get to handle the small animals. There’s a large outdoor adventure playground with lots of activities, including a zip wire and climbing activities, and there’s also an indoor play barn.
This is a large, delightful Park which was designed by Capability Brown has scenic pastures, woods, lakes and water features and beautiful gardens, which include a Japanese Garden, a Rock and Water Garden, Walled Gardens and Pleasure Gardens, along with the interesting Millennium Stones sculptures.
Part of the North Downs, you can explore this area of grassland and woods, and enjoy the beautiful hilltop views and nature of the area, with many wild flowers, and you can see Reigate Fort, built in the 1800’s with good defensive views over the area.
Donyngs Recreation Centre
Very close to Reigate is Recreation Centre where you can take part in a wide range of activities, with facilities including gyms, sports hall for lots of sports, swimming pool, studio for dance and fitness, squash courts, spa and sauna and soft play area, and there are a range of classes to enjoy at the centre.
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