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Half Marathon

The Nottingham Half Marathon starts and ends here at the Victoria Embankment. Large open space... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2018
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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A lovely spot by the river

We went for the Festival, if we'd known that the festival was mainly a fairground, we wouldn't have... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
dick h
Derby, United Kingdom
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282-284 Arkwright Street | Trent Bridge, Nottingham NG2 2GR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A lovely area just a couple of miles away from the city centre. Lots to see - the War Memorial, riverside walks, gardens (with Queen Victoria Statue and fountain), playground, paddling pool (in season), 3 bridges and birdlife galore to feed. Nearby also (10 mins...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hoonaloon
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

The Nottingham Half Marathon starts and ends here at the Victoria Embankment. Large open space next to the river, plenty of pathways. Easy to reach by tram from the city centre.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RandRH
Reviewed 29 November 2018

For a lovely walk along the Trent you can't beat this stretch of Nottingham, especially if anything is rowing on the Trent, memorial looks impressive and a pint at the end with a choice of pubs is a place to rest.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We went for the Festival, if we'd known that the festival was mainly a fairground, we wouldn't have taken the toddlers. However, we had a some great food from on of the stalls, had a pleasant stroll along the fair stalls,aand sit down to watch...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dick h
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place to tie up in a boat and enjoy the vibrance of the city. Plenty to see and enjoy on the water and off

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JanChesterfield
Reviewed 2 May 2018

A walk along the riverside embankment is beautiful when the weather is good, on a match day is busy with cars but other times is quiet and is a pleasant walk, the memorial gardens and war monument are well kept, with the Brewhouse pub at...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Love this part of Nottingham - literally one of my favourite places. I take the kids (9, 4 and 2) and hubby (and sometimes our dog). There is a large park with limited free parking space. It is a very large park that will suit...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank gibb0girl
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed overnight on our boat and we really enjoyed it. Lovely place to walk ride or boat. Lovely at night too

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JanChesterfield
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Lovely riverside walk in view of Trent Bridge, the Suspension Bridge and the City Ground. Plus very pretty gardens (with fountains, rockery and lots of picnic spots), super playground, field space for getting kids tired and most importantly a striking War Memorial. Noticed this time...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank hoonaloon
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I visit the Embankment almost every day to walk my dog so feel very blessed to live just a few minutes walk from the magnificent River Trent. The Memorial Gardens and fountains are glorious and the garden is very well kept. The children's play park...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Stacey K
26 March 2017|
Response from Penney P | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. There are a number of gates. You can't access through the huge Memorial gate... there are at least 3 gates on the front and at the rear of the park there is another up a sharp slope that leads to a playing field... More