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Burghley Park

Stamford, England
+44 7801 930767
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Wonderful place for a walk and or a picnic

The park is full of deer and you can walk along the river, look at the Lions on the Lion Bridge and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Charlotte R
Christiansfeld, Denmark
Sculptures and surprises

After visiting Burghley House we took a walk around the Sculpture Park and the adjacent Garden of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim W
Prescot, United Kingdom
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Designed in 1754, these graceful serpentine gardens feature a gothic greenhouse, stables, and a picturesque summerhouse beside a scenic lake.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Stamford, England
+44 7801 930767
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The park is full of deer and you can walk along the river, look at the Lions on the Lion Bridge and Burghley House. There is a small natural playground which kids love.

Thank Charlotte R
Reviewed 1 week ago

After visiting Burghley House we took a walk around the Sculpture Park and the adjacent Garden of Surprises. The sculptures were a mixed bag, and placed both in the woodland and also in and around the lake.. Amongst the most notable were the metal swans,...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to walk, picnic or visit the house and/or gardens. Beautifully kept wide open spaces. A must visit.

Thank Carter A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful 4 days out plenty to do with cross country on Saturday but you need nice weather loads of shops and stalls for the ladies and for the gents plenty of bars take strong shoes as lots of walking recommend this 4 day event to...More

Thank steve11052017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Burghley park has everything you could wish for, great views, lovely walks, deer, a lake plus the magnificent sight of Burghley House The park also hosts the renowned Burghley Horse Trials when thousands and thousands descend on the area Well worth a visit if in...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic venue, fabulous atmosphere! Shop til you drop, but it's all about the horses really! Certainly need at least two ( or three) days to really see everything. The crème de la crème of event horses from the young 4 and 5 year old championships...More

Thank Alyse C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We live quite near Burghley Park and we enjoy walking here - the garden is beautiful and it's wonderful to see the deers, too. The we treat ourselves to ice cream - try the pistachio, quite refreshing!

Thank takemeout4dinner
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This was the second time I had visited the park this year,the first being in February when it was cold. But this time it was a lovely sunny day and the open space was great for taking a short walk.

Thank Chutzpah88
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Although we could not see the stage as we were quite some distance away from it, we could hear the music and see the splendid firework display. The opera singer and orchestra were top class, and I agree with another contributor that the Spitfire display...More

Thank Carol F
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

If you get time when visiting Burghley House go to the Garden of Surprises and the Sculpture garden both are stunning. Children are allowed to play in the jets of water and its beautifully laid out. The sculptures change all the time so plenty to...More

Thank Spike C
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2 October 2016|
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Response from Jaime R | Reviewed this property |
Lots of outdoor areas.
caroline r r
17 June 2016|
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Response from Chris R | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are best kept on a leash, there are deer loose in the park