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Holyhead Breakwater Country Park

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Pleasant walks

A great location for people seeking an active morning/afternoon. There’s a nice cafe and a couple... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
nicksG5817OT
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Wonderful walks and interesting history

This country park is a really unique place and a great starting point for short or long walks. The... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
DavePuls
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The country park is popular with locals and visitors. My family and I always enjoy a good walk or bisicle ride to the park also enjoying a cup of tea and cake. However, navigating the dog poo is concerning.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

A great location for people seeking an active morning/afternoon. There’s a nice cafe and a couple of heritage buildings relating to the Breakwater construction. But the main attraction, for me at least, was the variety of walks available. Great views of the coast are a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This country park is a really unique place and a great starting point for short or long walks. The lake is lovely and the quarry buildings ruins make an interesting open air art gallery. The walks along the coastal path are amazing. The cafe is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DavePuls
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This Idyllic and beautiful country park is situated approximately five minutes from Holyhead Ferry port. It is a great place to get out of the car after a long journey and get some fresh air. This park is suitable for dogs and there are two...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Reddo G
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

This really is a lovely place to walk and take in the views. Make sure you’ve got good footwear if you want to walk to south stack, it really is worth the effort and even the dog loved it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aitch48
Reviewed 23 October 2018

A great place near the town. You may drive there but better take a walk and admire everything around you. It's a nice place to calm down, take a deep breath and have fun. There are ruins of the old factory with interesting historical info....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

Lovely place to walk, calm, peaceful, fantastic views. Early October, not at all busy. We spotted seal swimming quite close to the rocks. Wished we had brought a picnic with us so could stay longer.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Allison6
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Lovely place to visit, pleasant to sit and relax, or wander round the area enjoying the view. The lake can be fished and you may see some of the big carp swimming in the lilies

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pinkfloyd13uk
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Come here in the morning with my partner and our dog. Lovely walk along the coast where you can see seals. Lovely duck pond. Lots of wild flowers around. There are two places to get a cuppa and one does food too. You can get...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mandy S
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place to visit love walking here on my own with the dog or bringing my grandson to feed the ducks the cafe does lovely food and has a walled in play area for kids ideal place to sit in the summer

Date of experience: October 2018
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PecanSandy
24 December 2016|
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Response from Lynne W | Reviewed this property |
yep def take a cab , its really the only way to get here from station , hope you enjoy your stay , i have friends in NJ and hoping to go there soon , have fun x
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kaz7000
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Response from Aarthi P | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely. When we were there we saw many dogs and they were all having an amazing time. This is one of the best places I would recommend to bring your dog
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