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Great place

A fantastic place with so much to do for everyone of all ages. A great place for summer walks or... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Essex, UK
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Great place

Great for everyone, My only big moan is there is a charge for parking which I totally think is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jenn N
Great Notley, United Kingdom
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  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“play equipment”(40 reviews)
“all ages”(51 reviews)
“open space”(9 reviews)
Great Notley Country Park covers some 100 acres of open space, which is managed for the benefit of wildlife and the community. The site was formerly arable farmland and has been transformed into a mixture of wetland and open grassland. Each of these...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Great Notley, Braintree CM77 7FS, England
+44 333 013 2900
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All reviews play equipment all ages open space dog walkers great for kids nice walk country park nice cafe fresh air on site year olds great afternoon few hours lovely place toilet facilities on arrival plenty of space
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A fantastic place with so much to do for everyone of all ages. A great place for summer walks or muddy puddles making it enjoyable what ever the weather. The different equipment is varied and fun. Give it a go :)

Thank Hollyncharlie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for everyone, My only big moan is there is a charge for parking which I totally think is wrong.im lucky as I live very near so don’t have to use my car. The cafe I think is reasonably priced,which was a great surprise and...More

Thank Jenn N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went over to get some exercise on the wheelchair accessible walks. Unfortunately, the layout is not at all accessible to wheelchair users who are on their own, and quite difficult even if they are with someone to help them up the hills, etc. The...More

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is really nothing much to add to the heading. The cafe sits on a hill in the discovery centre. It serves typical cafe food. The guys do it well.

Thank Anton L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite a nice place to walk around but to be honest there is not very much there. There is a lake which is quite nice and a visitor centre and the park occasionally holds cycling and running events but unless you are a dog walker...More

Thank paulsymonds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to jog, walk with dog , spend quality time with partner or friends. Some nice event are organised there too like outdoor cinema and afternoon tea. Done both recommend to all

Thank Nati W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this beautiful park during the summer and was really impressed. About £5 to park for the morning which isn’t bad considering that is all you pay for. Lovely lunch in the cafe which was good portions and price and the kids loved the ice...More

Thank 903audreyd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for the first time today whilst we waited for our car to be serviced at a garage nearby. What an amazing place. The dogs loved it but I think my husband loved it more as there are playground pieces scattered all over...More

Thank justjoules
Reviewed 10 October 2018

The Country Park is huge, free to enter (though there is a charge for car parking & for aerial rope walk.) It has a cafe, toilets and plenty of places for a picnic. However, the park authorities make it clear that there are no bins...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Great day out with the kids huge open spaces, playground for the kids isn't an excellent facility which is well maintained to a high standard

Thank raymondos6os
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6 August 2018|
Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Lots of open space there and a great field type space opposite the visitor centre so the loo's will be handy too!
6 August 2018|
Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
Up to 30 minutes £1 Up to 1 hour £2.20 Up to 2 hours £3.50 Up to 3 hours £5 Over 3 hours £6.50
3 August 2018|
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Response from Dandiedo | Reviewed this property |
Lots of parking which I think started at £3.50 for 3 or 4 hours. I don’t think it’s unreasonable given that it’s such a brilliant park.