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Lydiard Park

Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon SN5 3PA, England
+44 1793 466664
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Such a shame, has a lot of Potential

I regularly visit here as I'm a local and thought I would make a view of the park. Every time I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stephanie W
via mobile
Gorgeous place

Wonderful park for walks, picknicks and chillout decorated by Lydiard House. Peaceful location... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Lydiard Park is a beautiful historic estate on the western edge of Swindon, with the Palladian House, Church and Walled Garden, set in 260 acres of parkland. The children's play area, Cafe & Tea Rooms, events and education programmes make Lydiard Park a great destination for a family day out.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon SN5 3PA, England
+44 1793 466664
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I regularly visit here as I'm a local and thought I would make a view of the park. Every time I visit I feel it's sad how so much could be done with the place to make it more welcoming and friendly to locals and...More

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful park for walks, picknicks and chillout decorated by Lydiard House. Peaceful location. There was a vintage car show happening when I wisited. Brilliant experience.

Thank andreasorient
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were part of a coach party to visit this house and church. We were split into two groups for the guided tour of the house. Our guide was extremely good, had a strong voice and did not need notes. Afterwards, again two groups, we...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Taken here by friends who live in the area. What a surprise. Lovely walks. Lakes. Accessible pathways through fields and forest areas. Great facilities - kids and teens playgrounds, zip line, parking (pay to park). Nicely kept - very little litter. Well worth a visit....More

Thank Alexandra G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lydiard park is so peaceful and beautiful, coming here is always so charming. The house is gorgeous and the cafe is lovely. My nephew loves Lydiard so much.

Thank Frannabelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely country park. Fields, wooded area. Country house and church but check opening hours. Huge lake. Cafeteria. BBC can be hired but book in advance. Busy with walkers, runners and families in a sunny day out. Charge for parking.

Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grounds and house are not to be missed. brilliant walks, rides and adventure playgrounds for the children, plus wide open spaces and bookable bar b q facilities. there is also a go ape type place for the more adventurous kids but this can get busy...More

Thank mikeblakeman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lydiard Park is a large mixed landscape park, with play areas, refreshments, picnic areas and a country house. Ideal for a family day out, walking the parkland & lake trails. There are regular events in the Park. Entry is free and parking is only a...More

Thank Phil G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to park with reasonable charges. Lovely area to walk around by the lake. Great with children as there are two good play areas or they can just run around. Two cafes again reasonably priced. Events held during the year but I haven' attended any...More

Thank SAK40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely walks, lakes and bird life good, picnic area and children's play area very good. Excellent place for one and all. The walled garden is beautiful, two places for refreshments both different both good.

Thank gould1994
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13 April 2017|
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Response from lindsay822 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there's a bus directly to the main entrance to the park - however, if you don't mind a 5-10 minute walk, the Stagecoach 55 service drops you off at Windmill Hill and you can take a stroll to the park from... More
2 April 2017|
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Response from Alice A | Property representative |
Yes the park is free to enter but there is a car park charge of £2 for up to 2 hours or £4 all day. The admission prices for the house and garden can be found on the Lydiard Park website. Thanks
Anongnang N
16 October 2016|
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Response from KCtraveltrips | Reviewed this property |
there are car parks on the park side and the house side... bring coins for the machines