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Bradgate Park

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We really love this place to have a walk and a bite to eat with tarmac walking footpath as well as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ron W
Snaith, England, United Kingdom
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Another inspired event created by the dedicated park staff! The torch lit procession through the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Caroline c
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Bradgate Park was first enclosed as a deer park (for hunting) in the 12th Century. Herds of Red and Fallow Deer still roam freely across the Park's 800 acres today.The Park is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest for its importance as...more
Newtown Linford LE6 OHE, England
+44 116 234 1850
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really love this place to have a walk and a bite to eat with tarmac walking footpath as well as being able to amble over more rugged terrain. 3 toilets one at each end and one in the middle, two cafes, wild deer roaming...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another inspired event created by the dedicated park staff! The torch lit procession through the park was magical! A perfect start to the Christmas season. There were carols beside the beautifully decorated, candle lit chapel and afterwards were treated to complimentary mulled wine and mince...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Bradgate Park a few times now and it really is a lovely location. Several different walk options with a fantastic accessible path for wheelchairs users, young families or the less physically able, as well as plenty of walks up across the park...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JessLishman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely walk threw the park with two tea rooms deers and animalsto see no charge only parking charge a fantastic day just would like vegan option in the cafes

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ginette P
petert2013, General Manager at Bradgate Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are currently looking at our vegan offer and how it might be improved so hopefully we will have something to tempt you before too long.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can never get tired of Bradgate and every time I go I discover something different. Suitable for all ages across all seasons. Many visitors just stick to the main pathway but to see it at its best take yourself up to the top and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is excellent park plenty of space , a very large park with two excellent cafe's on by main road the other in the centre

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bucksDerbyshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bradgate Park is a beautiful country park in Leicestershire which offers visitors (both young and old) the opportunity to explore the local countryside. It has a number of entrances and (paid) carparks and is easily accessible for the elderly and disabled. There is a paved...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael1111
Reviewed 1 November 2018

A wonderful place to visit at any time of the year. A lovely stretch of unspoilt Leicestershire countryside little changed in over 600 years. The visitors centre is most informative and the adjacent tearoom is a good place to have some welcome refreshment before walking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tw0teas
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I don't know what it is about the park but I adored my visit there. It's not a conventional country park (ie just woodland) and it's great that its accessible to the public. The path running through the grounds looks great for push chairs and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Clare B
Reviewed 30 October 2018

This is a large area with more than 1 entrance but whatever end you need to take a good walk (early sunrise for the Red Deer) to get onto the deer. There is a nice cafe halfway along but it doesn’t open until 10.00am which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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28 October 2018|
Response from petert2013 | Property representative |
We have a Tramper all-terrain mobility scooter that can be booked by calling the Visitor Centre on 0116 236 2713 Ext 25. There is no charge but donations towards maintenance and our appeal to raise money to buy a second... More
Penny S
19 August 2018|
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Response from RobGWalker | Reviewed this property |
Hiya, always pay and display and never encountered an issue myself. If your ticket hadn't expired why not challenge the issuers? Suggest better to settle first though!
24 April 2018|
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Response from petert2013 | Property representative |
From Newtown Linford, it is 1mile to the ruins of Bradgate House, 1.25 miles to the Visitor Centre and 2 miles to the Hallgates (Cropston) entrance.