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Millhouses Park

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Family Visit

Great park with easy and cheap parking or on road parking for free. Lots of open space plus a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Lovely Park to Play, Splash & Eat

Lovely park with large play area, splash area, pedalos on the pond and access to pleasant walks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charlotte T
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“boating lake”(78 reviews)
“tennis courts”(46 reviews)
“water play area”(14 reviews)
Millhouses Park is located approximately 3 miles south-west of Sheffield City Centre. Part of the park was gifted by Earl Fitzwilliam & Marquis of Zetland in 1909, with the remainder purchased by Sheffield City Council. Recent improvements include...more
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Abbeydale Road South | Millhouses, Sheffield S7 2QQ, England
+44 114 262 0147
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 10, 2011

safe, clean, nice to walk around, or even run if you fancy the exercise. there is a football net, bowling greem, tennis court, cricket pitch, crazy golf a stream, and now they have a water play area, where kids (and adults if you feel like...More

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wibble41c, Webmaster at Millhouses Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2013

Hello Tracyw10! Thanks for your review - we hope you continue to enjoy Millhouses Park! Come back soon! Richard.

Most Helpful Critical Review
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Reviewed February 22, 2002

Once one of the prides of the city the park is decayed - but is still worth a visit. In spring the daffodils planted in memory of Malcolm Leake provide a beautiful swathe of colour - not visible from the road. In summer the childrens...More

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wibble41c, Webmaster at Millhouses Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2011

Thanks for the review - obviously since 2002 there have been many changes in the park and I would encourage people to look at the more recent reviews given here which better reflect the park as it is now. New facilities installed include the splash...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great park with easy and cheap parking or on road parking for free. Lots of open space plus a great park for the kids. Pedal boats and tennis courts for hire in the summer. Lovely little cafe

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely park with large play area, splash area, pedalos on the pond and access to pleasant walks. The cafe serves really good food and drinks although a little on the pricey side but well worth it.

Thank Charlotte T
Reviewed August 30, 2018

very nice park, lots to do, very safe for children. conveniently located, Clean and looked after. Recommend

Thank Shcu
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

I love this park! It’s so close to where we live. Well kept and lots going on for the kiddies during the school holidays!

Thank doggiemad87
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

This park is a credit to Sheffield very well maintained spotless park. You have everything here tennis bowls boating lake. Lots of things for young children to do lots of free attractions. And in school holidays bouncy castles that are not that expensive. The boating...More

Thank chasweb
Reviewed August 27, 2018

What a lovely park. Children’s play area, climbing wall, zip wire, skate boarding park, exercise machines and water features for small children. Also boating lake, cafe and ice cream bar. Plenty of car parking and street parking. We had a lovely day with grand daughter...More

1  Thank Nora42
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

There are lots of things to do here. The play area, splash park, tennis courts and bike/scooter park were a hive of activity. The cafe is really lovely, serving hot/cold drinks, ice lollies, ice creams and hot food. The boating lake is lots of fun...More

3  Thank pollysmother
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

My main reason for commenting is the wonderful couple who run the boating lake!! They were welcoming and very kind and considerate to my 2 boys who are aged 4 and 6 and both Autistic. Thanks you made our day! A lovely gentleman welcomed us...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Lots to do and lots of space for when it gets busy. You'll not be disappointed with the journey. Great Park and we'll kept. Well worth a day visit.

Thank bodhisurfer005
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

This park has been visited by me and my family for over 50 years! My mother use to visit when she was a young teenager and she is now in her sixties and I use to go all thought out my childhood and I am...More

1  Thank Sarahmoo1
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Amy P
May 31, 2017|
Response from wibble41c | Property representative |
Dogs can go anywhere except the children's playground and water play area. These are gated off and there is a bypass pathway for dog walking.
March 16, 2016|
Response from Philip S |
120 to high street, then change to 97 or 98 to the park
July 14, 2015|
Response from Philip S |
it closes when the sun goes down, as its manually controlled,