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Amazing views!

Excellent walks and amazing views specifically from the top. If you visit on a breezy day make sure... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Maria Mae M
Enjoyable location

Excellent walks and views especially at the 'top'. Toilets basic. Good car park. Picnic area... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Photonphil
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent walks and amazing views specifically from the top. If you visit on a breezy day make sure to wrap up well the wind at the top can be brutal. Beacon hill is a great place to take your dog for a walk , mine...More

Thank Maria Mae M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent walks and views especially at the 'top'. Toilets basic. Good car park. Picnic area. Relaxing location.

Thank Photonphil
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Went on a very breezy day so ensure you wrap up well. But worth the walk for excellent views. There are toilets.

Thank LichTraveller
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Beacon hill is great if you need some peace and quiet mixed with some exercise wether you take a steady or a brisk walk I don't cycle myself (I'm safer off one and so is everyone else if I don't get on bike) but you...More

Thank pepperc907
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day. Good long walk to burn off the children's energy. Lots of photo opportunities with great landscape and views. Park area for children very good. Well maintained.

Thank den2art2013
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We usually walk our two dogs around the beacon. Great Views of the local area. You can cycle or run round if you so wish. Great for kids to explore, especially the area near the lower car park.

Thank Inspiration817998
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This park is excellent for walking within the safe borders of the park. The views from the hills are awesome and the facilities are okay.

Thank _lesliehardy934
Reviewed 28 August 2018

As a walking venue, Beacon Hill has some lovely views. However, the Countryside Show (which I think this TripAdvisor page is about, as it has that title) is very low-key and very overpriced. You can see all the stands and "events" in an hour, and...More

Thank ChrisSouthville
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

There is something for everyone there. Space for ball playing, a maze for exploring, woodland for walking, it's mostly ok for pushchairs and for children of all ages. There are a lot of dog walkers which to me is a downside as children are freely...More

Thank mhd146
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

With a little bit of determination you can get a pushchair round the paths heading up and down from Beacon Hill. There are car parks at the top and bottom of the woods and there are toilets. Charges were very reasonable. We like the view...More

Thank MLambertGeo
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OrsiS1
7 November 2018|
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Response from pepperc907 | Reviewed this property |
It is a good way but you can make it as long or as short as you want you can stay on the flat or walk up to old John whatever your mood
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JaneFarnsfieldnotts
29 June 2018|
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Response from SiobhanH118 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there’s a dedicated area with brick built stands for BBQ
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108caseyb
5 March 2017|
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Response from pixiefairyqueen | Reviewed this property |
There are two car parks (upper and lower) both have toilets. Unsure about pubs, sorry.
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