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Highfields

University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, England
+44 115 915 2733
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Beautiful campus view and a good grasp of the university building. A quiet, silient and relaxed... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
alienwang2012
Great for a stroll around the lake

Highfields Park is great for everyone - There's a beautiful Lake to walk around. In summer you can... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Deborah M
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, England
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"boating lake"
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"nottingham university"
in 13 reviews
"stepping stones"
in 12 reviews
"rowing boat"
in 11 reviews
"ice cream van"
in 8 reviews
"walk round the lake"
in 7 reviews
"putting green"
in 4 reviews
"children's park"
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"paddling pool"
in 5 reviews
"lakeside cafe"
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"row boat"
in 2 reviews
"lovely lakeside walk"
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"family walk"
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"certain times of the year"
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"great park"
in 7 reviews
"large playground"
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"nice cafe"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful campus view and a good grasp of the university building. A quiet, silient and relaxed place.

Thank alienwang2012
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Highfields Park is great for everyone - There's a beautiful Lake to walk around. In summer you can hire a rowing boat. THere is a kids play area, a good cafe and an art gallery. Free parking too! and you can also get there by...More

2  Thank Deborah M
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Highfields provides a nice setting for a walk around the boating lake - ideal for couples, groups of friends or families. There is also the Lakeside cafe which serves coffees and lunch.

Thank Zoe S
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Currently only part of the park is open due to extensive renovations, the new crazy golf area looks fab

Thank Neil G
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Do yourself a favour and hop on a tram from the city and have a morning or afternoon in Highfields Park. It has everything, walks, lakes, fauna, flora a posh hotel if you walk far enough in and Notts Uni too. There was even an...More

Thank reubenmilner
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lovely setting with very large lake and plenty of walks great cafe tennis courts bowling greens we are over 70 years old and have been going to use the boating lake for over 50years it's easy to get to by bus or tram

Thank JOHN C
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

we visited first time, at University area it was nice and clean, unfortunately at picnic and playgrounds area bins was full, and people left a lots of rubbish behind. Do not blame Highfield's-blame people who cannot take their rubbish with themselves. Shame. Walking area and...More

1  Thank BellaIzabela
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Thought I would pop to Highfield's for a wander as is close by and has recently been refurbished. Could not believe how any Rats were running about . I know it is the countryside and there is water but I was shocked and spooked by...More

2  Thank Cheryl M
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

FANATASTIC FANTASTIC FANTASTIC,boats water play park gardens for the kids ice cream van it does not get any better for a day out with the family

Thank Gary M
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We walked the park on both days of our weekend away. A lovely way spend a few hours. The tram stops outside the park so easy to get to. Café and ice cream van also on site !

Thank peanutandhooverlady
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carensingleton
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Response from Deborah M | Reviewed this property |
Its free to go in and there is free parking for visitors
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eileenburwood
5 January 2017|
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Response from johnandkymberley | Reviewed this property |
The cafe and arts centre have disabled access and the high fields park area and lakeside have suitable paths for wheelchair users!
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