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Fantastic park

Fantastic park, lovely stroll around the boating lake and a light bite in the cafe followed by a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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Such a lovely place to walk, we bring our dogs here often and normally stop off at the cafe too... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic park, lovely stroll around the boating lake and a light bite in the cafe followed by a ice cream from the ice cream van perfect!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Andy1985p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a lovely place to walk, we bring our dogs here often and normally stop off at the cafe too which has a nice choice of drinks and snacks. The boating and mini golf is also good fun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sherrie_xxx
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Walking and seeing, such a nice place have a walk either with friends or by oneself, good looking bird and ducks

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 163fanl
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This was a nice place to visit with friends who had not been there before. There is a pleasnt walk around the lake, exhibitions to look at, some of which change regularly, a museum, and a couple of places to eat and drink. Add to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NigelWNottingham
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We took our grandchildren for a visit and were not disappointed. They are 5 & 3 years old and had a lovely lime in the play area before our 5 year old grandson played on the crazy golf. Then we walked the circumference of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DebsNottingham
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Loved every second of this, myself and hubby very impressed with the scenery - will be back again :) xx

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kensington43
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We went to Nottingham's University Lakeside Arts Centre for an exhibition called Rags to Witches and then discovered a beautiful park with walking trails meandering around a vast lake. You can rent row boats and canoes and glide leisurely along its shores. You won't be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Albert S
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely walk round Highfields. I’ve visited here many times over the years when my boys were little but never knew there were stepping stones! I explored different areas and found parts I never knew existed. It’s a very big place to walk round...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bushhogt
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Fun afternoon on a canoe. Rowing boats and pedalos can be hired as well. Peaceful park and garden area with cafe and crazy golf too. Great for kids, and adults alike. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kirsty A
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Great to walk round the lake with family, friends and dog. The park is great and the surroundings are attractive. Lots of wildlife if you look carefully. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CarolineM408
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22 September 2018|
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Response from ChickOnHerTravels | Reviewed this property |
There’s ample parking but you can now only access it if you’re travelling towards the QMC - if you’re coming from the city/QMC you’ll have to turn round - there’s a roundabout further along you can use.
27 July 2018|
Response from neilgJ5010XW | Reviewed this property |
The boat hire is operated by cloud9 - the website has contact info you can find them via links on council website
18 April 2018|
Response from Deborah M | Reviewed this property |
Its free to go in and there is free parking for visitors