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Belper River Gardens

Matlock Road, Belper DE56 1BC, England
+44 1773 570222
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Small but well kept gardens

lovely gardens but not sure why we have to pay for parking when there are so many free places close... read more

Reviewed today
y_monaghan
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
Pleasant stroll with pretty flowers and waterfowl

We walked slowly all around the gardens and along the river one weekday in May, which took us less... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laura R
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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“feed the ducks” (14 reviews)
“band stand” (12 reviews)
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Matlock Road, Belper DE56 1BC, England
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Reviewed today

lovely gardens but not sure why we have to pay for parking when there are so many free places close by.

Thank y_monaghan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked slowly all around the gardens and along the river one weekday in May, which took us less than half an hour. There were very few people there but I suspect there will be more in the height of summer when the boat hire...More

Thank Laura R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice gardens but the overbearing mill building needs to be either turned into flats or demolished. The gardens are nice but the smaller lake needs to have all the weeds removed. The whole thing needs to be dredged. There is no tea room and the...More

Thank DerbyshireFlyboy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called on with grandchild and walked to the park It was busy as school had just finished and it was a nice dayThe park swings were fine for him and he enjoyed looking at ducks and geese (mind to poo)Ice cream van on site but...More

Thank Alan W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon at these wonderful gardens. They are suberply kept with fantastic flowers. Can’t wait to visit again.

Thank sollie39
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Gardens pleasant and well kept. Let down by the poor state of the gates and gear on the sluices and gates around the old mill. Lots of rubbish accumulated in these areas. This is a world heritage site!

Thank Paula H
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

A lovely place to walk round kept very nice and lovely in the summer,we often have a stroll round here it so peaceful and in the shadow of the great mill se ing the industrial heritage from days gone by ,great for dog walking too...More

1  Thank garybednall1-uk
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I called in for a Sunday buffet where you basically order from a limited menu, very impressed with the quality of the food, good service and the food was hot, you order what you want with the various sauces, I will certainly call again, buffet...More

1  Thank Peter F
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

pleasant walk along the river. an atmosphere of an industrial past but now tranquil. dog friendly and sign marked.

Thank Geoff L
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is such a lovely peaceful place to visit, with the lovely market town of Belper in close proximity with a fine range of charity shops and individual retail outlets as well as some good cafe's to visit - this is a must see area....More

Thank Andrea R
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kat1789
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Response from paulmaureenandmolly | Reviewed this property |
They are very low recollection it's about 50p or so for an hour or so maybe a £1 max hope this helps
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