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Hesketh Park

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Beautiful Park

Hesketh Park is not very far form the centre of Southport, we walked from the Pier in about 20... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
philomena1955
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I enjoy the 5k runs there each Saturday in pleasant surroundings

Great place for dog walking, taking part in the 5k park runs each Saturday or simply taking a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris B
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Queens Lodge Hesketh Park Queens Lodge Park Road, Southport PR9 9NN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Hesketh Park is not very far form the centre of Southport, we walked from the Pier in about 20 minutes at a moderate pace. It has a beautiful lake, great play area for children, lovely formal gardens and an amazing floral clock! Perfect for a...More

Thank philomena1955
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for dog walking, taking part in the 5k park runs each Saturday or simply taking a stroll, this park is [art of Southport's history. There's a lake with swans and ducks in, outdoor exercise equipment and childrens park.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thought we'd take a look at the park as apparently a lot of money has recently been spent on it. Lovely water fountain when you walk in. But no signs or directions to steer people in there. No signs to tell people to not feed...More

Thank Aprill789
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a really lovely park but the loose dogs! One came over to me and my husband and went to lick his trousers we told it to go, and the owners were nearby. It was not on a lead. Then when looking at the...More

1  Thank lorettaTwickenham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hesketh park does not initially look much from its perimeter surrounded by the roads and urban sprawl of central Southport however within is a haven and delight of times gone by. At its core is a large boating lake filled with ducks , birds, and...More

Thank john c
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We visit fairly frequently. The playground is excellent and features an accessible roundabout for wheelchairs amongst other things. The cafe is situated right by the playground and crazy golf, offering cheap drinks and snacks. The park and the lake are lovely, and there is always...More

1  Thank Bex E
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely park to take a picnic. Shame we couldn't get in the conservatory but I guess that's to stop vandals. Good play park for children. Nice rose garden. Big lake with lots of ducks and a cafe and ice cream place. Well worth a visit

Thank Jashy77
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Billed as “Folk in the Park”, this is an annual event which is free for everybody. This year’s event was held on Sunday 5th August and was attended by (my guess) over 1,000 people of all ages. It was a 5 hour show with several...More

Thank daviesjad
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Did the parkrun here whilst staying in Soouthport. Lovely park with lots of beautiful trees and plants. The lake was a lovely place to run around.

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

My child who was with his friends wanting to play mini golf was unable to participate along with his friends. The waitress also gave the poor explanation of we looked suspicious without an adult. Basically they stereotyped the three twelve year olds since they thought...More

Thank grkenny1
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kirstyn570
2 September 2017|
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Response from Jack0999 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely no camping. Its a lovely park though.
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boothess
5 January 2015|
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Response from Cazza162 |
It has a gym trail that you might find in most parks, all equipment was working last time I was there and it proved fun to do whilst enjoying the parks other attractions. Hope you enjoy it.
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