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Oxford University Parks

South Lodge South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3RF, England
+44 1865 282040
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Walk, Run watch sports, you can do it all.

I love this place, lots to see and great facilities. I have run, walked, taken the dog, watched the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jamie M
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Oxford, United Kingdom
walk in the park

Oxford University park is an old fashioned type of park where no-one tells you not to do this or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
barrysue2017
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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“duck pond” (5 reviews)
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South Lodge South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3RF, England
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+44 1865 282040
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place, lots to see and great facilities. I have run, walked, taken the dog, watched the Cricket, Lacrosse, and many other sports. Oh you can also feed the ducks. It's beautifully kept and well worth a walk.

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oxford University park is an old fashioned type of park where no-one tells you not to do this or that and lets kids do their own thing, animals are allowed. During the cricket season you may catch a game between the university and a county...More

Thank barrysue2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Parks are a large expanse of natural land just to the north of the centre of Oxford, bordered by the river. There is beautiful landscaping, mature trees, natural areas, a pond, pathways and a cricket ground. The Parks are open to the public and...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely grounds, a river runs through them, students and a tired tourist relaxing in the shade of the trees. Spent a lovely late afternoon there.

Thank Anne-Marie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Said would come back in the spring. The duck pond was filled with ducks and the swans had made a nest at the side lovely to see mummy sitting on her nest. Just outside on a walk back to town we saw a deer. Lots...More

Thank samandpaul2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As recommended by Bill Bryson these parks are a gem. Visit the great cafe next to the cricket pavilion and try the honey ice cream!

Thank DaveThomasLeicester
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the trip to see oxford university. We visited balliol college.one of the leading college here at oxford. We were able to see the hall where j.k. rowling patterned after her book harry potter. We also bisited great architecturaly designed buildings. We enjoyed our visit...More

Thank DokGrey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a huge park by the River Cherwell. It is open to the public and has gardens, a large sports fields, a cricket ground and lovely trees. A great place to have a picnic, take a walk, exercise or just relax and enjoy the...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 16 June 2017

It a huge park, very serene and plenty of green grass to sit and have your picnic. Good for children to run around. The walk along the river is also good. There are many benches dotted around park for you to sit and relax. A...More

Thank Harjit S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Cricket and couples; dogs and smiles; many people but not crowded; space and convenient, refreshing and recharging. ENjoy and be yourself.

Thank CCERB
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Jun T
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Response from Jamie M | Reviewed this property |
you can hire a punt from Cherwell boat house , it will take you through the parks
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