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Great Variety Park

It's a large park of extensive size a couple of miles south of the town centre and full of many... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
paulsheridan2018
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
A Lovely lakeside walk

A very pleasant place to visit with a lovely round walk around the lake. If visiting by car use... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Geoffreysm1th
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Sandiacre, United Kingdom
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Meadow Lane, Alvaston, Derby DE24 8QQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's a large park of extensive size a couple of miles south of the town centre and full of many features to satisfy most tastes. It's about 85 Acres or 35 Hectares in size these include many attractions first opened in 1913 and its bounded...More

Thank paulsheridan2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a tranquil find. Lovely walking around the lake. Pretty funny, because I thought I was going to Elvaston Castle.

Thank Billy2shoes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very pleasant place to visit with a lovely round walk around the lake. If visiting by car use Meadow Lane entrance to car park especially if with small children as it is a long walk to the lake from other car park.

Thank Geoffreysm1th
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great park full stop but if you are a fan of the game Pokemon Go then it is even better. There are lots of pokestops and gyms and every gym also qualifies as an ex-raid gym with a chance to get an...More

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and calm place for wlking or running,there is an area for children play.you can see many birds near the lake.

Thank gandomkar
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Lovely place, nice lake nice place to take your dog or your children, or just to go on your own, to get some thinking time

Thank 16,803
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Really nice place to walk dogs & friendly cafe for a cuppa, also got the closest i've ever been to a heron!

Thank Karen W
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

A great place to take the children, good size Park and a lovely walk round the nice sized lake although it doesn’t appear to be the cleanest of places to go, with empty beer bottles around and the paths not looking to great. Overall an...More

Thank LHNW
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Park to visit to and good activity for the Bicycles, runners etc, especially in the mornings. Few wild animals around... Rabbit's, Gooses, Ducks, Swans etc. There is childrens play ground and BMX track for adults and for kid too. Free parking included!

Thank Sarmite G
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Found this by accident while had time to spare and it turned into a great afternoon walking around some beautiful gardens and grounds.

Thank Amandai47
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Lewis F
August 23, 2018|
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Response from Simon K | Reviewed this property |
No, it is free to use, as is the car park next to it
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Janet V
May 19, 2017|
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melissa d
March 30, 2016|
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Response from patsyt187048 | Reviewed this property |
it s about a mile and a half.You can walk near pride park by the river.
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