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Burghley Park

Stamford, England
+44 7801 930767
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Beautiful park

How lovely to be able to just park up and wander round this beautiful park for free. It really is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Stroll around Burghley park

A Xmas walk around the grounds of Burghley house, a good walk around this historic house is a must... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Designed in 1754, these graceful serpentine gardens feature a gothic greenhouse, stables, and a picturesque summerhouse beside a scenic lake.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Stamford, England
+44 7801 930767
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How lovely to be able to just park up and wander round this beautiful park for free. It really is quite splendid and the house looks magnificent. We didn't have the time to explore properly or fully but will be back. It was a lovely...More

Thank Di20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Xmas walk around the grounds of Burghley house, a good walk around this historic house is a must at least once or twice a year. The grounds is a ritual every Christmas, there is so much to see, seasonal changes the trees are magical,...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were amazed to find that entry into this park is free, and it is possible to do some beautiful walks. As well as the house, we also went into the "Surprise Garden" where there are some weird and wonderful water features. After this, we...More

Thank mjc404
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The grounds are lovely, with some amazing views of Burghley House itself, as well as a few interesting sights within the park, including a memorial to Diana, Princess of Wales. We didn't have as much time as we would have liked, but I think we'll...More

Thank dlandoncole
Reviewed 14 May 2017

It's great that parking in the park is free and it is really lovely to wander around the extensive grounds. I love the glimpses of the beautiful house that you get from various vantage points. We watched the cricket match today - the pavilion is...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We visited the grounds and thoroughly enjoyed the woods and especially the sculpture garden and the water Gardens. The sculptures were clever and located in such a way as to make you wander in all directions in search of hidden gems. The water sculptures were...More

Thank Vinay B
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

What a great space that is offered with free parking. Open parklands with plenty of space to ride bikes, run or picnic

1  Thank Cazza2015
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The park is very extensive but I particularly liked the Garden of Surprises and the Sculpture Park. We will be visiting again as there is so much to explore.

Thank Joy T
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Good walks or if you are energetic jogging We would have liked a seat or two so we could have sat and enjoyed the view

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is the place to be for a walk! The sculpture gardens , the lake, The Princess Diana memorial, or just a picnic spend time here, have lunch in the Orangery, and a look around the gift shop. What more do you want?

1  Thank hazelhandford
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Is there anywhere to picnic either at the house or nearby?
1 October 2016|
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Response from Jaime R | Reviewed this property |
Lots of outdoor areas.
caroline r r
are dogs allowed in gardens
17 June 2016|
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Response from Chris R | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are best kept on a leash, there are deer loose in the park