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Mayflower Park

Southampton SO14 2AQ, England
44 2380 833605
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Ranked #21 of 71 attractions in Southampton
Type: Parks
Description: This scenic city park was named after the historic sailing from Southampton to America by the Pilgrim Fathers in 1620.
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Trinidad
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249 reviews 249 reviews
77 attraction reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Mayflower is a lovely community park along the waterfront. If staying at Holiday Inn, Grand Harbour Hotel or Premier Inn, it is easily reached via the pedestrian gate along the Port road across from the Holiday Inn. You may have to walk along the fence to see it clearly. It is rusted and remains open throughout. Otherwise it’s a meandering... More

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Coming from Dorset I can not keep away from the sea side! I just love it, It brings back A lot of childhood memories! We had a picnic here today, such a nice day 18th July 2014

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Southampton
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Always a nice park to take the kids. We come here often. Nice grass area for the little one to run about in and always a bonus when there is a cruise ship docked.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Unless you are on a boat, this is the only place from the town centre that you will be near the sea. It is a lovely walk in the park breathing in the salty air. It is about to change and be built on so hurry. The Mayflower sailed from here to America (it only called in to Plymouth for... More

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St Neots
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The Park was lovely. Trying to find an entrance not so easy due to roadworks along the entire road! The Cruise ships left about 4.30pm and were amazing!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We often park up here to let the kids play on the park, A nice area for picnics and to watch the ships come and go . Plenty of parking . If you Cross the busy road you can view the Old building dated back to Jane Austen time. Theres a little shop for Tea & Ice cream ect. Nice... More

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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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154 reviews 154 reviews
43 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Easy access plenty of space ice cream van ......... with friendly seller....... Excellent view of the ocean going liners... peaceful spot space for kids to play or walk ones dog other end of park is snack shop....... excellent

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Love to watch the cruise ships arrive and depart. Great vantage point to watch container ships go by. Open playing field. Close to Isle of Wight ferry terminal. Good restaurants close by. A good rendezvous point.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

a lovely little park to stretch your legs, good playground sea themed for younger children, mine like it age 6/4. Good icecreams and snacks next to it and very helpful and friendly there. My kids love to race to the top of the hill by the trees and roll down again sometimes. Great spot to see the ships going out.... More

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Gatesville, TX
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236 helpful votes 236 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

The day we wanted to visit Mayflower Park the space had been taken over by the boat show construction crews preparing for an upcoming boat show. The area looked nice if only we could have seen it without all the tents and vendor booth building going on.

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