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We visit again and again and never tire of visiting the docks.

There is so much to see at a leisurely pace. We have to view the boats under repair at T Neilsen... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gillian S
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Newport, United Kingdom
A little free time in Gloucester

Fabulous landscaping and inspiring blend of new + restored quayside property. Good quality shops... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rachel C
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There is so much to see at a leisurely pace. We have to view the boats under repair at T Neilsen boat yard, to stand on the foot bridge and view into the dry-dock watching the craftsmen at work on the historic timber boats. There...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Gillian S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not much to look at sadly, near the Quays where all the shops are, but nothing fancy to see, a bit boring to be frank!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ClaraBelleACM
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous landscaping and inspiring blend of new + restored quayside property. Good quality shops & bars too.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We felt a little disappointed when visiting the docks. We had expected more variety in the food outlets. There was a sign saying that there was more to be developed over the next few years, so hopefully it will become a livelier place.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank herrmann2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my time around the dock area. Looking at the boats and canal barges. The shopping centre was great for bargains . Lovely coffee shops and an abundance of restaurants to choose from . Will be coming back for a second visit .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SueMeadows25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over the last few years much money has been spent on modernising the area. As well as the conversion of many of the old buildings into apartment there are many restaurants to suit all tastes and prices. The museum gives a good history of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thouroughly enjoyed our visit to Gloucester Quays. Lovely shops and some amazing restaurants to visit. The restaurants may appear quiet during the day but the Quays certainly came alive in the evening.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank maryprice0
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever you are in Gloucester,make a point of having a night out at The Docks.So many superb bars and restaurants,you are just spoilt for choice.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank freddiedoncaster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parking is easy at Southgate Moorings situated next to the docks and this is value for money(£3.50 for 4 hours). From here there are signposts to direct you to all of the places of interest, including the town centre and the cathedral. From here its...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A place that is fabulous for shopping , cinema and dining . An abundance of restaurants and shopping outlets . Loads is restaurants to choose from and a good selection of high street brands

Date of experience: January 2019
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