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Clare Castle Country Park

#1 of 8 things to do in Clare Features Animals
Maltings Lane, Clare CO10 8NJ, England
+44 1787 277491
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a lovely country walk

Found this in a bid to explore more locations. a lovely walk with lots of options for various walks... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tom P
Lunch fiasco

I visited the Platform 1 cafe with my two daughters and 2 grandsons. It was a fairly quiet... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alison B
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
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“old railway” (23 reviews)
“car park” (16 reviews)
“railway line” (3 reviews)
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Maltings Lane, Clare CO10 8NJ, England
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+44 1787 277491
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this in a bid to explore more locations. a lovely walk with lots of options for various walks nice paths with the added bonus of an abandoned railway and a castle cheap parking well worth a visit

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Platform 1 cafe with my two daughters and 2 grandsons. It was a fairly quiet Saturday. We placed an order for 3 paninis and a ham sandwich for the boys. The children were served quickly which was good. We however had to...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

After parking in the centre of the very pretty Clare we took the short walk to Clare castle country park.The park is packed full of character with the old castle up on the bank....a relatively steep approach path towards it awaits.There is an excellent little...More

1  Thank shane s
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Home made Eccles cake and tea at newly opened cafe situated in the old railway station ticket office and on dis -used platform in Clare castle country park. surprised not been a cafe opened before as ideal after exercising the children / dogs. The park...More

Thank MikeA15
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

What a great find! First ever visit to Clare. A lovely Suffolk town. Good parking. Lovely walks. Somewhere to have a cuppa (the old station). Also, a pleasant walk to the top of the mound and castle. Great views of the town and of the...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to spend a few hours walking and sitting by the river stout. Development of the castle etc.looking good. Looks well looked after and managed.

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Lovely relaxing park which has lots to please everyone.With the newly opened platform one .Old railway station/platforms reopened to a lovely cafe facility.

Thank bigmCoventry
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly small as country parks go with only a handful of small green park areas. There are some decent length walking trails, though they don't provide much in the way of views. Compared to other places in suffolk, it's a bit of a let down,...More

Thank Tjam84
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The top of the motte has been cleared of brush, and offers great views of the town and the surrounding countryside, the walk by the river was also recently repaired, and the trees by the moat cut back. A pleasant place to walk around, before...More

Thank Enzos1990
Reviewed 5 April 2017

A bit of everything in a compact area. Kids playground, ancient ruins, open countryside, footpaths, a river and a lake. Oh, and an engine shed. No teashop but there is a great one 100 yards away at the Mill.

1  Thank wanderingdubyas
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Response from Polly M | Reviewed this property |
PS to the above - check local notices....
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