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Lovely visit with a special treat

My wife and I visited the park on the 2nd of the month as part of a visit to our son in his new... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Gareth J
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Builth Wells, United Kingdom
Great park for a lovely wander around

We were told about this place by a local couple whilst having a beer by the fire; we wouldn’t have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SarahG013
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I visited the park on the 2nd of the month as part of a visit to our son in his new home. We enjoyed a lovely walk through the park, but our visit was made extra special by the snack we had...More

Thank Gareth J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told about this place by a local couple whilst having a beer by the fire; we wouldn’t have ever known about it otherwise. It is accessed via an industrial estate which is a bit weird, but nonetheless, once you find it, it’s well...More

Thank SarahG013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful day soaking up the beautiful landscapes of Shipley Park whilst taking a dog for a walk. There is so much to explore, we wanted to stay longer! We did a 1.5 hour walk but we felt like we only saw a small...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After walking my dog around the beautiful park,l decided to have a coffee.whilst ordering my coffee l noticed some freshly baked scones..l just couldn't resist... Absolutely beautiful...Large,and beautifully baked,raspberry & lemon flavour with jam & cream or butter..melted in the mouth. Coffee was nice too...Well...More

Thank Mk1MX5ERS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love Shipley Country Park, and so do our two dogs. Great big cat parks, lots of good easy walks and fab scenery and views. There is also a great snack restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, the food is really tasty and well made...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last visited some six years ago. WHAT A TRANSFORMATION. Its really well kept now. Outside eating facilities as well as inside. Saw no litter at all and the grounds were very well maintained. Trim Trail, lovely walks and excellent for children. Reasonable carpark charge. Will...More

Thank barbaravinger
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This country park is well worth a visit, lots to do for the children and nice walks and picnic area. Cafe clean and friendly

Thank Hezz265
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Pleased we found this park. It offers 700 acres and over 20 miles of quiet paths and bridleways so you don't get fed up on the same old walk. The main entrance is well signposted from the A608 and M1 junction 26. Pay and Display...More

Thank Doug T
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our first visit to Shipley Park yesterday. Lots to do including several play areas and a really nice cafe. Plenty of open spaces to relax and play as a family and picturesque ponds/scenery. Car park cost £3 for 4 hours which I think...More

Thank OnAir586201
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

A lovely day out for all the family. Lots of choice for food and drink. Plenty of things to keep children occupied and enthralled Recommend

Thank Leonie G
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Jenny F
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Response from hoonaloon | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There are 3 play areas quite close together. First one, the largest, is just off the road in near the car parks. This one has a zip wire, swings, slide, sand area, swing basket and I think a climbing frame. Near... More
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