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Chantry Park

Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, England
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One of many beautiful parks in Ipswich. Walk around the ponds and the knotted garden. If you're... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Katie B
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Great Park

We spent the whole afternoon in this park. The Children's play area is fab with plenty to keep... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
rachel w
Boston, United Kingdom
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Large park with cricket ground
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good45%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of many beautiful parks in Ipswich. Walk around the ponds and the knotted garden. If you're lucky you may see a muntjac deer.

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We spent the whole afternoon in this park. The Children's play area is fab with plenty to keep them busy. The park itself is huge and we spent ages walking around the grounds. There is plenty to get the kids into nature with trees to...More

Thank rachel w
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Sunday was a lovely day and I was passing near Ipswich so I joined a friend to walk his dogs in Chantry Park. Never been here before and what an absolute delight, such lovely grounds and you wouldn't think you were so close the Ipswich,...More

Thank MidLifeMini
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Lovely cuppa and cake in traditional environment. Loved to see th commitment of dementia friendly care. Chilled out and touched by the caring.....great idea and working really well 😉

Thank Tracey W
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A large park with some free parking a small childrens play area but not much else toilets a bit minging

Thank anthonyachesney
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Chantry Park is on our side of town and we often use it for exercising the dogs. There is plenty of open space for them to run freely and, whilst the childrens' play area can sometimes be busy, we can soon leave that behind and...More

3  Thank Peter E
Reviewed 19 August 2016

mainly visit this park for the childrens play area. they love it. lots of space and different areas to walk/play

1  Thank GothycAngel
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The building in the photo is the home of the Sue Ryder charity but close by is a lake with uneven pathways but worthwhile. In other parts of the park there could be opportunities to watch football and cricket at the appropriate time of the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

There is one thing no one can deny about Ipswich, we have amazing parks. Chantry park being one of them. The kids play area is good and the park is huge. I also love the mansion right by the hadleigh road entrance. Top park!

Thank foodfootballbeer
Reviewed 12 June 2016

One of the first places that welcomes you to Ipswich as you exit the A12 from London, Chantry Park is a little gem of joy in town. With six entrances (Two car accessible and four walk through only), Chantry Park provides both man and beast...More

Thank JudyBM
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stuart t
Where is the cafe in chantry park
5 April 2017|
Response from Peter E | Reviewed this property |
Sadly, there is no cafe in Chantry Park. In the past, the stable block attached to the mansion has been the home to two or three cafes over the years, but regrettably none of them lasted. I guess there were insufficient... More
Opening hours
27 August 2016|
Response from Peter E | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I'd want to be there after dark, but I don't believe this park is ever locked. For one thing, access may be required to the residential home at any time of day or night. There are gates, but parts of the grounds are... More