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Stanborough Park

Open today: 09:00 - 16:00
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Although close to the A1 and Welwyn Garden City it is a nice place to walk around the lake. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Climber602804
Nice local grounds

Nice place weather u want an after dinner stroll , or take the kids with the nets and see what u... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
834krisw
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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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“nice walk”(12 reviews)
“ice cream”(15 reviews)
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Stanborough Road, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6DF, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stanborough park is the largest park in Welwyn Garden City and one of the larger parks in Hertfordshire. Its main feature is two lakes which are widely used for watersports but it also make a pleasant spot for a stroll. The park is well maintained...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AlinaRC
Reviewed 11 December 2018

bring plenty of change for car park/café for teas/coffee ice cream you can walk all the way around the big main lake were you will see a lot of fisherman you can also walk under the road to get to the other lake with boats...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martinstarrs
Reviewed 8 December 2018

Of all the parks we visited during the summer, this one had by far the greatest variety of activities. We parked by the little river, which people were paddling/fishing in, then spent some time in the play park and on the little fairground rides that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marieka86
Reviewed 2 December 2018

This is a nice place for a walk and it's nicer in the Summer for sure. However, the water is really dirty and parking can be an issue. As the main road goes through the middle of the 2 sides of the park, it can...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RichW15
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

The lakes is an amazing place with a lot of ground and a couple of very large lakes! The wildlife are friendly as swans and geese could be, with a. Cute little cafe perfect for a pit stop on the way around the lakes.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank samjarvi
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Although close to the A1 and Welwyn Garden City it is a nice place to walk around the lake. Lots of ducks, moorhens, geese and swans also enjoy the venue, and its nice to watch the water activities - sailing etc that go on there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Climber602804
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We stopped here for a walk in the fresh air whilst in the area. It was lovely to walk around the lake which is not too far to walk round at all. It's quite popular for fishing with a lot of swims around the lake....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wendysav
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Nice on a dull day and even nicer on a good day. Pleasant walk around the lake and good family venue for whiling away time.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MartinaS1538
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Stanborough Park is a great place to stroll around or to participate in any of the water related activities or the Virtigo Adventure for the more adventurous with a good head for heights. The north lake has pedalo boats and rowing boats for hire while...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Derekwgc
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Nice place weather u want an after dinner stroll , or take the kids with the nets and see what u can find , or just a play in the Park snd an ice cream . Other side of the lake has a basic cafe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Sriea G
12 August 2018|
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Response from Miguelal1984 | Reviewed this property |
The Dragon is big enough for at least 4 adults. I think it can carry more people, but maybe they don't allow it for safety reasons.
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Dragos M
27 June 2018|
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Response from STEPHEN S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Picnics yes
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claireWelwyn
17 October 2017|
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Response from ladyp43 | Reviewed this property |
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