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Super Simple Minds

We saw Simple Minds and The Pretenders . The venue was excellent- plenty of food stalls and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vrone1963
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Dog walk

Living locally we have walked our dog here and also brought the children here for the play park and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
samporteous
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Lydiard Park is a beautiful historic estate on the western edge of Swindon, with the Palladian House, Church and Walled Garden, set in 260 acres of parkland. The children's play area, Cafe & Tea Rooms, events and education programmes make Lydiard...more
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All reviews walled garden lydiard house stately home lovely grounds coach house beautiful house bbq area st mary's church lots of space open space sunny day all ages play area dog walking nice cafe lovely walk worth a visit
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw Simple Minds and The Pretenders . The venue was excellent- plenty of food stalls and toilets. The bands were brilliant and the atmosphere was wonderful- would definitely go again!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vrone1963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Living locally we have walked our dog here and also brought the children here for the play park and nature walks. Parking is usually ample. This is overall a nice spot for a walk. Firework night here is always a pretty good display too. There...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasant country park with parking - £2 for 2 hrs or £4 all day. Lots of places to walk dogs both on and off lead with choices of woodland, fields or lakeside. There is a cafe serving hot and cold drinks, cakes and snacks...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I haven't had cause to visit here for several years, but with an overnight stay in the Conference Center a walk in the park made for a pleasant start to the day. Whilst parking payment is now required the overnight accommodation provides for free parking...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to get out on an unseasonably warm sunny February weekend, great choice to come here, we walked for a couple of hours and really enjoyed ourselves. Well kept to.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 896jemj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

flat rate of two pounds to park is a bit off putting. the trees all cut down and ridiculous railing and notices on the stumps that have been left. totally ruined the character of the place. the cafe shuts early and randomly and vastly overcharges...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Meeting up with daughter and her son, but we live two and a half hours away, and we're looking for somewhere midway between us. My daughter looked up somewhere in Swindon and found Lydiard Park and we are so glad she did. We paid £4...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Steve522014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely day out with beautiful scenery. The play areas fun for all ages and good coffee from the cafe

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank shellywalkerscates
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went to Swindon to stay with some friends. They live close to the park so we didn't have to pay. It is an extremely large park with easy to manage paths, even if you are disabled or actually use a mobility scooter. There are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank J15dave
Reviewed 13 February 2019

This is a lov ely parkl on the outskirts of Swindon with some very interesting features. I ahd a picknick there with my wife one evening at a convenient picnic table . I have beern on a morning also when it is goofd to ahve...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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sharpnsnazzy
25 August 2018|
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Response from KMR139 |
Hi, I went today and it’s free to enter the gardens (plus parking) and £6.50 each adult for the house and walled garden. Free if you have HHA membership.
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sharpnsnazzy
25 August 2018|
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Response from Gail C | Reviewed this property |
sorry i dont know xx
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suruchi s
6 May 2018|
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Response from Vincent30061970 | Reviewed this property |
There is a good track all the way round and prays, wheelchairs can access the whole track. Please not that after bad weather some parts of the track can become quite muddy, (mainly the wooded areas on the far side. I've seen... More
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