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Gas Street Basin

Gas Street Basin Gas Street, Birmingham B1 2JT, England
+44 121 643 2514
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Romantic walk

Amazing and romantic place to have a wonderful walk for free. A really nice place close to city... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stef3145
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Perugia, Italy
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A great place to visit for free

An interesting place to visit. There are places to eat and drink. If you are in Birmingham you... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
christine1231948
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Once a thriving port, this area where several canals meet offers colorful canal boats, bars, cafes and restaurants.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“canal side” (46 reviews)
“brindley place” (65 reviews)
“narrow boats” (31 reviews)
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Gas Street Basin Gas Street, Birmingham B1 2JT, England
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"canal side"
in 46 reviews
"brindley place"
in 65 reviews
"narrow boats"
in 31 reviews
"pubs and restaurants"
in 29 reviews
"canal network"
in 21 reviews
"birmingham canal"
in 20 reviews
"broad street"
in 50 reviews
"tow path"
in 17 reviews
"canal trips"
in 12 reviews
"mail box"
in 21 reviews
"great walk"
in 13 reviews
"city centre"
in 46 reviews
"sunny day"
in 18 reviews
"visit birmingham"
in 9 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 27 reviews
"walk around"
in 9 reviews
"symphony hall"
in 22 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing and romantic place to have a wonderful walk for free. A really nice place close to city centre with nice shops and restaurants.

Thank Stef3145
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Reviewed 5 days ago

An interesting place to visit. There are places to eat and drink. If you are in Birmingham you must visit

Thank christine1231948
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a guided walk along this part of the canal very informative and interesting much to see then ended our walk with a cuppa on a cafe on board a barge A lovely day out

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful place for a nice stroll, somewhere to eat or drink, or somewhere just to contemplate quite thoughts. This can form an exquisite part of a longer exploration along the old canal that extends towards Broad Street, Brindley Place and Central Square if...More

Thank Richy R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stroll around in the evening with the lights reflecting from the water and the historic aspects jumping out to dazzle you. Be carefull if you have a couple too many there are long stretches of easy to fall into water.

Thank Dorfbewohner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ideal for restaurants, shops, bars, activities and events or just for meandering along the canal ways. Love its location and what it has to offer.

Thank LouCole
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place to walk around with lots of bars and restaurants to tempt you in for food and drinks. also good walking access to all attractions such as the mialbox.

Thank Barry A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely area of Birmingham to have a casual walk round, relax and there are plenty of cafes and restaurants to cater for every ones taste

Thank DerbyTraveller-2007
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Strolling along the canalside on a beautiful day here is heaven. Going on through to Brindley Place with its restaurants is like finding another world on this City.

Thank andycreeduk
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having seen it on postcards, I made it one of the stops of a run along the canals, but I haven't been impressed. One night in January 2018, the place was largely populated by homeless people, shady characters, not particularly well lit or cleaned, and...More

Thank Jakub M
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marie186346
21 March 2015|
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Response from luchesasmith |
it's not very near. in fact it's in another country. hope you have a good time in Italy.
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