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Good to see the renovations

It was good to see that the old warehouse have been put to good use and the area is a very good... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2012
Loughborough, United Kingdom
The Tall Ships Festival is well worth a visit

Gloucester Docks hosts the Tall Ships Festival at the end of August, and is a good day out. Apart... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2012
David M
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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All reviews waterways museum dry dock tall ship lovely area bars and restaurants well worth a visit city centre food festival shopping mall great shopping lovely walk designer outlet plenty of places to eat walk around victorian christmas lots of shops christmas market
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Reviewed 5 April 2012

It was good to see that the old warehouse have been put to good use and the area is a very good tourist attraction

Date of experience: April 2012
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Reviewed 28 March 2012

Gloucester Docks hosts the Tall Ships Festival at the end of August, and is a good day out. Apart from the obvious tall ships, there are lots of stalls, including food and drink - first time I've experienced Curried Goat with Rice and Peas, I'll...More

Date of experience: August 2011
Thank David M
Reviewed 13 March 2012

Bridgend has the Mc Carther Glen Outlet, Swansea has The Mumbles and a fantastic sea side resort, Cardiffs list are too long to mention, Bristol has The Harbour and Cabot Circus, Cribs Causeway etc etc , Oxford has a retail park, and Gloucester has........ a...More

Date of experience: February 2012
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Reviewed 4 March 2012

My husband and I visited the Docks/Quays on a Saturday afternoon whilst staying in Gloucester for the weekend - we had a lovely walk around the Quays and sat in one of the many coffee shops to enjoy the scenery - we were lucky that...More

Date of experience: March 2012
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Reviewed 4 March 2012

so much to do and see here you need all day. Plus more time if you have it

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank sapage
Reviewed 20 February 2012

They have done a lot of work to try and make the docks a bit more happening and it has worked to an extent, but the best bits about the docks were there already. The large basins, the boat restorer with its beautiful wooden boats...More

Date of experience: February 2012
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Reviewed 16 February 2012

Place to visit with the family, it has shops and restaurants there too. There might be some interesting barges moored there too. Some of the filming for the Onedin Line TV series was filmed here too. Take care though with little children near the water....More

Thank starok
Reviewed 7 February 2012

I visited on a cold frozen Sunday morning in Feb. There isn't a great deal to do other than visit the museum, cafe bars and the outlet shops. However, it is a great photographic opportunity with the calm waters and especially at sunset. It is...More

Date of experience: February 2012
Thank 504gld
Reviewed 4 February 2012

On a chilly January morning in Gloucestershire , we decided to blow the cobwebs away with a walk around Gloucester Docks. As with all of the city centre activity on Sunday mornings, the ring of the 12 cathedral bells provides a lovely background, ending with...More

Date of experience: January 2012
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