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Holywells Park

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Address: Cliff Lane, Ipswich, England
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Nice park to visit

Occasionally walk through the park to go in to town and visit when events are on. Has had recent upgrades due to funding in recent years and all have been sympathetic and in... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nothing special, just your average park. I thought that it was a nice place to get some fresh air, however there seemed to be a bit of a litter problem. A good place to walk your pets. However if you're looking for a large and largely litter free place to walk, I would suggest Christchurch park which is not much... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Occasionally walk through the park to go in to town and visit when events are on. Has had recent upgrades due to funding in recent years and all have been sympathetic and in keeping with the park. It retains it slightly wilder feel with good wildlife habitats but the new play area and renovations of the stable blocks, orangery and... More 

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Thank Gi G
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very enjoyable park. Lovely walks and great areas for children and families to reláx. Cafe very nice.

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Thank Rebecca M
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A clean atractive park not too big with wooded walks childrens play area duck pond ans a nice little cafe suitable for all has disabled parking

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Thank anthonyachesney
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent hours here as a child just loved this park. I am so pleased that it is being looked after and there have been a lot of improvements. The Stable Cafe is very nice with proper china and a nice enclosed courtyard. The children's play area is magnificent and something challenging for all ages. There are some interesting woodland... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Lovely park with ducks, great play area and fantastic walks. Very well maintained with interesting history and lovely cafe in the stables

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Thank 393vicky393
Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great hidden walks by water or through trees just great place to visit for children and adults alike. Nice cafe in the old stables. Parking not good.

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Thank janegale1
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

When Holywells Park got it's lottery grant the other year, it has made it one of the best parks to visit, as they now have a lovely café, so if your exhausted after playing with the kids in there playground, you can have a well earned rest. They also have good toilet facilities as well. You can also walk around... More 

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Perfect beautiful Park for walking alone or to take children for activity. Cafe excellent caring attentive staff

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Lovely park with excellent childrens playground / plenty of open space/ attractive ponds / lovely café - well worth a visit with the kids and gran.

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