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Castle Park

Castle Street, Bristol, England
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The green heart of Bristol

Castle Park is a lovely place to sit in the summer or walk through any other time of year. There... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
myriad
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Bristol, UK
Nice green spacr

Nice green space in the middle of Bristol. Ideal for picnics and a walk round away from the busy... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Joanne S
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Castle Street, Bristol, England
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Castle Park is a lovely place to sit in the summer or walk through any other time of year. There are a few areas (closer to the Marriott hotel) where people have wild camped and possibly taken drugs, but the main park is fab, especially...More

Thank myriad
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Nice green space in the middle of Bristol. Ideal for picnics and a walk round away from the busy shopping areas.

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely historic part of Bristol, steeped in history. There is a really pretty physic garden for a few benches. There is also some nice planting by the new bridge. However, there is some litter problem, some undesirable characters and no benches anywhere....More

Thank penny6666
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Thought we would go and see the new castle bridge and enjoy a walk. All I can say is - if this is litter control before the cuts start to bite - it will become a landfill site soon

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Look out for events - something often going on there. I saw circus skills workshop and 'The Ambling Band' on the same afternoon. Easy access to city centre. Nice for picnics. Views of the river.

Thank Louise V
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Many blitzed cities retain one blitzed,unreconstructed building as a memorial to those who lost their lives in the blitz.The ruins of St Peter's church remain as a fitting tribute too those who were killed in this city.A fitting tribute.

Thank wingate
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This park is located near town centre. perfect for summer picnic (but note the park gets crowded easily) Quiet place with river views. there are building a new bridge from the castle park to the island across the river which will be great for walks....More

Thank MonikaV99
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Castle Park is a busy area with people using it to get to the shops, work etc, but it's still nice to stroll around. The old St John's church has a little garden around it and benches, so again worth a wander round. You are...More

Thank cambridge37
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Its not the biggest park that Bristol hasbut i think it is a good stop of. It has great views over the water, I have sat and eat my luch on many ocasions. Great for people watching!! Its always very busy.

Thank Bobera
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It's a nice idea, putting a small park in the centre of a city, but it doesn't quite work. It is too small to be much of a park, just a quiet and pretty throughfare really. Very nice views over the water though whilst walking...More

Thank Paul C
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