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Walking and seeing, such a nice place have a walk either with friends or by oneself, good looking... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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This was a nice place to visit with friends who had not been there before. There is a pleasnt walk... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
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University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, England
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Walking and seeing, such a nice place have a walk either with friends or by oneself, good looking bird and ducks

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 163fanl
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This was a nice place to visit with friends who had not been there before. There is a pleasnt walk around the lake, exhibitions to look at, some of which change regularly, a museum, and a couple of places to eat and drink. Add to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NigelWNottingham
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We took our grandchildren for a visit and were not disappointed. They are 5 & 3 years old and had a lovely lime in the play area before our 5 year old grandson played on the crazy golf. Then we walked the circumference of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DebsNottingham
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Loved every second of this, myself and hubby very impressed with the scenery - will be back again :) xx

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kensington43
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We went to Nottingham's University Lakeside Arts Centre for an exhibition called Rags to Witches and then discovered a beautiful park with walking trails meandering around a vast lake. You can rent row boats and canoes and glide leisurely along its shores. You won't be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Albert S
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely walk round Highfields. I’ve visited here many times over the years when my boys were little but never knew there were stepping stones! I explored different areas and found parts I never knew existed. It’s a very big place to walk round...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bushhog T
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Fun afternoon on a canoe. Rowing boats and pedalos can be hired as well. Peaceful park and garden area with cafe and crazy golf too. Great for kids, and adults alike. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kirsty A
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Great to walk round the lake with family, friends and dog. The park is great and the surroundings are attractive. Lots of wildlife if you look carefully. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CarolineM408
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming to Highfields for years but our last visit was a good while ago so we were quite surprised by our visit yesterday. Firstly, the tram lines now make it very difficult to get into the park - we had to drive a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank ChickOnHerTravels
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Great for children and walks the grounds are very well kept and you can go on a rowing boat the water is only 4 foot deep (1/12 meters) there is a cafe if you want food all in all a nice day out

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank David B
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22 September 2018|
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Response from ChickOnHerTravels | Reviewed this property |
There’s ample parking but you can now only access it if you’re travelling towards the QMC - if you’re coming from the city/QMC you’ll have to turn round - there’s a roundabout further along you can use.
28 July 2018|
Response from neilgJ5010XW | Reviewed this property |
The boat hire is operated by cloud9 - the website has contact info you can find them via links on council website
18 April 2018|
Response from Deborah M | Reviewed this property |
Its free to go in and there is free parking for visitors