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Summer holiday fun.

Had a lovely walk around Houghton Hall Park with the kids looking for the painted rocks. Lunch in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tina22marshall
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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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Looking for a place to push a wheelchair round - this place is ideal. Now has a visitor's centre... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
An_English_Man
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England
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1 week ago
“Summer holiday fun.”
14 May 2018
“Great Paths”
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Houghton Hall Park is a 17 hectare public park located centrally within Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire. The park has a rich heritage and plays an important role in the history and landscape of the local area. Cafe and toilet facilities are available...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Park Rd N, Dunstable LU5 5FU, England
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+44 300 300 8586
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely walk around Houghton Hall Park with the kids looking for the painted rocks. Lunch in the cafe is nice and reasonably priced. Very clean faculties. Will go back againMore

Thank tina22marshall
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Tina, and thank you for your review of Houghton Hall Park. Great to hear that you enjoyed spotting the hidden rocks in the park with your family, and really pleased to hear that you will be planning to visit the park again in the...More

Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Houghton hall and visitor centre is a fantastic place for a walk with your dog or a picnic that we had on Wednesday night it has gourgous scenery and good solid pathways to go for walk a nice place to spend a couple of hours

Thank Gaz L
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Hi, thank you for your review - we are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that you would recommend Houghton Hall Park for a picnic spot.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

We had our grandson with us & we had come to the park to grab some geocaches initially. We had no idea what a beautiful, well laid out, useful green space this park has been made into. It is a real gem. We had entered...More

Thank Amanda V
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Hi Amanda, it is wonderful to hear that you had a great visit to Houghton Hall Park recently. Thank you for very kindly taking the time to leave a review following your visit - the park is definitely a hidden gem, so we are pleased...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Went for a walk around the park, some good trails and the kids burnt of some energy. Stopped off in the café and what really put us off was the fact they allowed dogs inside and not just guide dogs, very unhygienic - wouldn't go...More

Thank Jazz M
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi, and thank you for your review of your recent visit to Houghton Hall Park. We welcome your comments regarding our dog friendly cafe in the visitor centre - this was introduced as a trial in October 2017 when the visitor centre opened, and we...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018

Small park which is close to were I work when visiting Dunstable. ok for a half hour away from the desk. café and visitor centre on site but I didn't go.

Thank IAN O
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi Ian, Many thanks for leaving your review of the park - we hope that you choose to visit the park again on your next visit to Dunstable.

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Looking for a place to push a wheelchair round - this place is ideal. Now has a visitor's centre with toilets.More

Thank An_English_Man
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hello and thank you so much for leaving a review of Houghton Hall Park. It's great to hear that you would recommend a visit to the park to those with possible mobility issues - the Renaissance and Renewal Project funded by Heritage Lottery and Big...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

But never again .. we’d rather drive an hour to get a decent cup of coffee at a higher price than walking there in 5 minutes .More

Thank Suzainne G
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Suzainne, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Houghton Hall Park. The park team work hard to continually develop and improve the park for the community and it is very disappointing to hear that you did not have an enjoyable...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Walk around here a few times as good for the dog and even good for the kids and now even better when you have had a nice walk and it’s cold out then you can go in the newish cafe they have which is lovely...More

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HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

We are pleased to hear that you enjoy visiting the new café at the visitor centre, and that your dog comes to visit the centre too! Thank you for leaving a review of Houghton Hall Park - hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 11 November 2017

The park has been re-vamped in the past couple of years. Its great that there is now a coffee shop and facility's for the desperate available. The new visitor centre, opened recently will be a boon in the summer. Smaller than I thought it would...More

Thank Andy H
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you for your review of Houghton Hall Park. Pleased to hear that you are making good use of the latest facilities available in the park, and hope that you choose to visit again soon.

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Houghton Hall Park has been here for many years. Due to recent lottery grant it has now been made more accessible to visitors other than dog walkers. Beautiful woodland with easy navigated paths and now a new visitors centre with a lovely little cafe. Also...More

Thank Sparkatus76
HHP_Rachel, Manager at Houghton Hall Park, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

It's great to hear that you are enjoying seeing the development of Houghton Hall Park under the Renaissance and Renewal Project, and have joined us in the newly opened visitors centre. Thank you for sharing your comments.

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