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Alexandra Park

Shakespeare Ave., Bath BA2 1EE, England
+44 1225 477101
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The classic view over Bath

Alexandra Park is at the top of Beechen Cliff, the wooded cliff that rises dramatically south of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bard999
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Mesmerising and worth the climb

I could stand here for hours, taking in this scenic view of Bath for hours; the Victorian facades... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ordinarilyepic
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Acquired by the city of Bath in 1896 and opened in 1902, this city park is located on top of Beechen Cliff and is a popular area for walking, picnicking and relaxing.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steep climb” (10 reviews)
“bear flat” (10 reviews)
“small park” (6 reviews)
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Shakespeare Ave., Bath BA2 1EE, England
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+44 1225 477101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Alexandra Park is at the top of Beechen Cliff, the wooded cliff that rises dramatically south of Bath and provides the backdrop to many viiews from the centre of the city and the Georgian streets that climb the hills - the edge of the Cotswolds...More

Thank Bard999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I could stand here for hours, taking in this scenic view of Bath for hours; the Victorian facades, the Roman originated and inspired city plans, the feeling of a luscious green, cultural oasis.

Thank Ordinarilyepic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fact that its not no a tourist map, makes it a delightful experience. The views from the park, which is one of the highest point within the vicinity of the bath railway station makes it a beautiful experience. There is a hidden play area...More

Thank DoctorSKR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Originally I planned to take the Shakespeare Ave as I read from another website, saying that this is the easier path. But as i walked along the Holloway (very steep tar-road slope), I saw an arrow and a signboard showing "Alexandra Park" on the left...More

Thank Adeline T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

this is one of the best places to take photos of this beutiful city you can get here quite easy by bus and a short hill climb

Thank nannychris57
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The park is located just outside the city centre. It was a scorching hot day of 28 degrees and we made it up to Alexandra park in about 30 minutes from the outskirts of the city. The walk was very steep but with some suitable...More

Thank meahtravels
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This park is Outside the city centre. It has well kept grounds with trees and shrubs, but for me the greatest asset of this park are the stunning views looking down on the city of Bath. It's an unimpeded view of most of the famous...More

Thank Rutti
Reviewed 18 June 2017

From the city, walk across the bridge over the track and cross the road. Go through a small tunnel at Angel place. There are two ways up, one is steep and the further entrance leads to a more gradual path up to the view point....More

Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We drove here and parked in the park as it is quite a trek - lots of it uphill - from the centre of Bath. The view is brilliant , but will be a lot better later on in the year when the leaves have...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We had a little time left after touring Glastonbury/Wells/CheddarGorge with MadMax, so the guide took us to Alexandra Park for a breathtaking view of the city of Bath! One of the highlights of our tour!

Thank witchwoodgrove
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