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Best place to walk your dogs in the area

We love Shipley Country Park, and so do our two dogs. Great big cat parks, lots of good easy walks... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Nicholas K
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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WHAT A TRANSFORMATION

Last visited some six years ago. WHAT A TRANSFORMATION. Its really well kept now. Outside eating... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
barbaravinger
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love Shipley Country Park, and so do our two dogs. Great big cat parks, lots of good easy walks and fab scenery and views. There is also a great snack restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, the food is really tasty and well made...More

Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Last visited some six years ago. WHAT A TRANSFORMATION. Its really well kept now. Outside eating facilities as well as inside. Saw no litter at all and the grounds were very well maintained. Trim Trail, lovely walks and excellent for children. Reasonable carpark charge. Will...More

Thank barbaravinger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This country park is well worth a visit, lots to do for the children and nice walks and picnic area. Cafe clean and friendly

Thank Hezz265
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleased we found this park. It offers 700 acres and over 20 miles of quiet paths and bridleways so you don't get fed up on the same old walk. The main entrance is well signposted from the A608 and M1 junction 26. Pay and Display...More

Thank Doug T
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our first visit to Shipley Park yesterday. Lots to do including several play areas and a really nice cafe. Plenty of open spaces to relax and play as a family and picturesque ponds/scenery. Car park cost £3 for 4 hours which I think...More

Thank OnAir586201
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

A lovely day out for all the family. Lots of choice for food and drink. Plenty of things to keep children occupied and enthralled Recommend

Thank Leonie G
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lovely place to visit for all the family. A play park for the little ones. Can be a bit soggy after a lot of rain, just bring your wellies. Lovely natural ponds with all sorts of wildlife to see.

1  Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Many many years ago used to run around this park nowadays though go around on mobility scooter but still enjoy the relaxing environment

Thank Valerie B
Reviewed 29 May 2018

My boyfriend and I love a good park where we can follow a nice walking route and enjoy the scenery too. This park definitely fulfills these needs! There are plenty of different paths to do different walks, and even if we follow a different path,...More

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Visited here today Monday 28th May 2018. Not been here for probably about 20 years even thought its not far from home. last time we visited i thought it was free parking but now one has to pay to park. wasn't too busy to start...More

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Jenny F
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Response from hoonaloon | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There are 3 play areas quite close together. First one, the largest, is just off the road in near the car parks. This one has a zip wire, swings, slide, sand area, swing basket and I think a climbing frame. Near... More
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