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Harrold-Odell Country Park

Carlton Road | Harrold, Bedford MK43 7DS, England
01234 720016
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Ranked #1 of 17 attractions in Bedford
Type: Parks
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 NEW

Really nice place for a coffee and cake, friendly staff! And beautiful scenery on a sunny day. Great selection of sandwiches breakfasts etc too

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

I hadn't been to the country park for 10 years plus, so came for a visit on a sunny Spring day. The car park was busy but the park was still quiet in places. We had a picnic by the lake and watched the birds. The play area and cafe were crowded but we were still able to feel "close... More

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Kempston, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Distance around - It is 1.5 miles around the lake Facilities - The cafe does have some exceedingly nice home made cakes. Suitability for children - pretty safe for children if supervised, and has a playground at both ends the lake. Parking - Free and overspill parking when very busy Staff - polite and friendly Suitability for dogs - good... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I visited the Park recently to find no trace of the carver who used to operate from the Park. I'd met her last November when she told me the management didn't want her there and had given her notice to leave. This seems like such a loss to the local community. She told me some folk came to see her... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

The Bell is a wonderful old English traditional pub in the beautiful village of Odell. It is full of character and everything you would want from a country pub including real fires. What I like about this pub as it had not had an awful modern makeover....it is full of tradition and is a proper local village pub. The food... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Great for dog walking, and has a nice café. Pretty lake to walk around, and amazing wood carving near entrance. Plenty of parking spaces too.

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

we decided on the spur of the moment to take a trip to harrold park. [22/02/2014] never been before so did not know what to expect. found the park easily and decided to have a cuppa before we walked round the lake. what a find. the cafe was excellent, we were told there was a little delay because of the... More

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Essex, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Peaceful and heart warming walk around the lake today with my other half. We were looking for something to do whilst staying at Woodland Manor Hotel in Clapham and it was a perfect chance to get out in the Spring.

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England
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Friendly place to drop into and food just delicious - all home made. Great place to drop into for morning tea or lunch.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

We always have a lovely time at this cafe. One of the best cappuchinos in Bedford. Great food and excellent service.

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