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Hylands Park

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Great public space for a wander

Very large park owned by the council and free to park and enter. Cafe can be a bit hit and miss and... read more

Reviewed today
tatki46539
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Always a pleasure

I have been taking my family and friends here for the past 15 years. it has changed over the years... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sunita W
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London, United Kingdom
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“feed the ducks”(11 reviews)
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Reviewed today

Very large park owned by the council and free to park and enter. Cafe can be a bit hit and miss and the house is often closed for special events but you can still enjoy the gardens.

Thank tatki46539
Reviewed today

We went with a few of the family and three children. After a game on the grass we went to the stables area but they seemed to have closed, not sure where the horses were. Very disappointed that the cafe has changed hands. The variety...More

Thank ann l
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been taking my family and friends here for the past 15 years. it has changed over the years, and it improves each time. The weekend markets are very interesting, the gardens are gorgeous and the areas for picnics and parties are endless.

Thank Sunita W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The gardens are stunning and really well kept. There are several nice walks you can do in the grounds, and it’s an amazing place for a picnic on a nice evening. I also appreciated the long opening hours in the summer. We can’t get enough...More

Thank Nicole C
MichelleM9396, Manager at Hylands Park, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your lovely review. Please keep visiting!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very large dig friendly park great walks. Courtyard Cafe is good for tea and cake. Ideal for everybody with huge grounds and play area plus ponds and lakes.

Thank Neal192
MichelleM9396, Manager at Hylands Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely Big grounds, Entertainment. Held there, lovely walks Dogs allowed, end with tea & cakes, look around shops. nice day out.

Thank Tina B
MichelleM9396, Manager at Hylands Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for leaving a review, we're really pleased you had a lovely day at Hylands Estate. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful open space dog and family paradise. The house always holds fond memories as we were married there. Trees and wooded areas everywhere trees spectacular at this time of year. Millions of squirrels for milly to chase. Lovely tea room and dog court yard food...More

Thank CHELMERJANE
MichelleM9396, Manager at Hylands Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. It's so nice to hear hYlands holds fond memories for you.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful Sunday , lots of picnicking families, very pretty gardens, families around the lake, lovely atmosphere.

Thank deborahcjohnson
MichelleM9396, Manager at Hylands Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely meal for nine diners on Monday evening, very friendly service, and good atmosphere in an interesting old building in the centre of the village of Great Baddow

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely place, everything went well - well organized by the staff, the building is impressive from the front and the initial reception rooms were in the main building which were good, then the main reception was in a massive marquee behind, which was absolutely lovely....More

Thank Gavin H
MichelleM9396, Manager at Hylands Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a nice review and glad that you enjoyed the wedding!

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1970rosemary
12 July 2018|
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Response from MichelleM9396 | Property representative |
Parking is on a nearby field, it's a bout a 5 minute walk to the event site. The film has sold out tonight so I imagine there could be a slight delay in exiting the estate.
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mashie73
27 June 2018|
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Response from MichelleM9396 | Property representative |
No, we strongly advise against swimming in the lakes.
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Naomi R
12 April 2018|
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Response from Daryl H | Property representative |
BBQ's are not permitted in the park.
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