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Castlefield Urban Heritage Park

Beaufort Street, Manchester, England
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loved seeing the canals

It was fantastic to see the canals and the homes motoring along them. A real shame at the amount... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Melbourne, Australia
Serenity in the city

This is a beautiful area on the edge of Manchester and is very calm in amongst the urban chaos... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Off their P
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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“roman fort” (11 reviews)
“sunny day” (11 reviews)
“canal boats” (4 reviews)
Beaufort Street, Manchester, England
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

It was fantastic to see the canals and the homes motoring along them. A real shame at the amount of rubbish floating along the canals.

Thank Nalpick
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful area on the edge of Manchester and is very calm in amongst the urban chaos. From the minute you stroll off deansgate you feel more relaxed and it is impressive on the eye. The boats on the canals make for a...More

Thank Off their P
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Visited her for something else but managed to have a look around stunning place lots of roman ruins and walk down the steps your right next to the canal

Thank craiggoo7
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

My walk in search of the Roman ruins at Castlefield led me beside a canal which was simultaneously interesting (for its history), beautiful (for the architecture and bridges) and scary (walking alone along some of the bits was a touch dark and gloomy). The ruins...More

Thank Mintster61
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Was generally unkempt with weeds everywhere. We did stay there two nights on our narrowboat but would not want to do it again. The saving grave was its convenience to a key part of Manchester. A little bit of forethought and planning and the spending...More

Thank Anthony459
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We loved this area of Manchester - the canal paths give an interesting "secret" side to the city centre, and the pubs and restaurants are very good (we ate in Albert's Shed - excellent). Totally safe and very clean - we loved it.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A nice place to go, sit & watch the world go by. It is a haven away from the rest of the city, good place to just sit & chill

Thank redrob1742015
Reviewed 22 August 2017

A lovely place to relax and stroll, with walks by the canal, with all the barges moored, bridges, and a Roman fort all in the area. It has become something of a "hot spot" in the evenings with all its bars and restaurants but during...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Manchester has few scenic highlights, but Castlefield ticks all the boxes for anyone looking for a nice walk, some great views and a place to stop for a meal. It's quiet, easy and safe to walk around, and everywhere you look there is a canal,...More

Thank LucyKate
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We arrived to Manchester early morning and needed to get exercise and some tiring out to help with jet lag. Castlefield area was a great choice. Lots of photo opportunities. Enjoyed looking at the longboats along the canals especially when they were trying to turn...More

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Response from MancTeacher | Reviewed this property |
sure is.
14 September 2016|
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Response from Poucant | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you can HIRE one (they ain't easy to "drive") but you can certainly ride in one - the4y hqave trips of various distances - Enjopy
11 June 2016|
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Response from BeuMartins | Reviewed this property |
Yes, theres is parking near by, but its paid until 8 p.m..
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