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Address: University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, England
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+44 115 915 2733

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Went for a walk round the lake was very nice i not that mobile but found the paths easy to manage Was great to see the Ducks Swans and Squirrels I will be going back

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 December 2016
leicester england
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leicester england
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69 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Went for a walk round the lake was very nice i not that mobile but found the paths easy to manage Was great to see the Ducks Swans and Squirrels I will be going back

Thank misswoo55
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We went here for a row around the lake with our grandson whos 4... absolute blast for an hour, we let him burn off a load of energy on the play park then had a picnic in the grounds finishing off with a walk around the lake and jumping over the stepping stones... there could be lots more added to... More 

Thank nammie
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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168 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Took in a walk around the park whilst staying in the nearby Orchard hotel. Nicely laid out and spotted a fair degree of wildlife. Very enjoyable.

Thank RobinB1957
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24 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Scenic. Lake. Boating on the lake. Good for pets. Good for a mild jog. Its an experiemcs worth an hour of your time!

Thank Charlie L
Derby, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We all went to Highfields and really enjoyed the peace and tranquility.... I used to go when I were a lot younger and enjoyed it then and still enjoyed it know I am older...

Thank pammy62
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11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I have visited here many times since the trams have arrived it's a little more tricky to enter the park as you can only do this from one side of the road and there isn't a lot of parking unless you park in the uni. There is a large playground which is nice and a large boating lake were you... More 

Thank Gemma W
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Went here recently for an autumnal walk. I love this place in autumn, its a definite must see! There is parking and its easy walking distance from the tram stop. Great park for kids and lovely café who serve great tea cakes

Thank AliP28
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89 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

well get your girlfriend/wife/kids in a boat and spend a hour rowing on the lake,buy a ice cream,have a cup of tea,i love this place and what a place for the kids best playground park in nottingham and its all free

Thank Gary M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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217 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Brilliant day out. Lots of space to run around. Art gallery on site. Boating lake too. Great cafe. Reasonable prices. Great play park. The adults like it as much as the kids. Also bring my school kids here. Very popular with all ages. A walk around the lake is nice and a cup of tea and a cake. Can't beat... More 

Thank moglentours
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29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

it is a very nice area to walk around. we went as a family on a Geocaching adventure as there are many hidden around the area. it was very hot and there was a really nice feel to it. if you like walking then this is a good place to visit

Thank Simon Z

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