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Burghley Park

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Beautiful Grounds

Lovely grounds, especially on a lovely and sunny bank holiday weekend. Was great to see so many... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mbetowler
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
A little gem

Love this place, beautiful well maintained house and grounds to explore. “Garden of Surprises... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TimsTravelLog
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Designed in 1754, these graceful serpentine gardens feature a gothic greenhouse, stables, and a picturesque summerhouse beside a scenic lake.
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Stamford, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely grounds, especially on a lovely and sunny bank holiday weekend. Was great to see so many kids out playing and enjoying the beautiful grounds.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank mbetowler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place, beautiful well maintained house and grounds to explore. “Garden of Surprises” lives up to its name, a great afternoon out for all the family, especially on a sunny day.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank TimsTravelLog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the parkland surrounding the house and a lovely way to get to the house is to walk through the parkland from the town. Lots of good road to walk on but can also wander in other paths. Plenty of birds and trees to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sam3314
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful walks and lakes as well as flowers, really tranquil area. The trees will offer interest during all seasons.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Barry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Free entrance. Plentiful parking, Access to the cafe and restaurant of Burghley House. Restaurant seemed better organised. Beautiful house and lovely park. Recommended.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Keranova
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Went here this morning for a stroll with the family and dog. Plenty of disabled parking which was well signposted and a nice stroll. The paths are well maintained and there are lots of deers to be seen. The cafe does not allow dogs even...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Allisoncsuk
Reviewed February 15, 2019

I have been walking my dogs at Burghley House for about 20 years. I love the place and know it well, including the private areas. This morning, at about 8am, I was approached by a very intimidating and aggressive member of staff, (saying that he...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank _tinaejc
Reviewed February 12, 2019

It's a great place to walk hand in hand with your loved one. But, its also great for a walk with the kids, family or friends. Along the way there are some fabulous views of Stamford town centre.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lindafF7683BS
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Burghley Park is our destination of choice for dog walking in all seasons. Surrounded by magnificent trees and one of the UKs most beautiful country houses. We never take it for granted that we can enjoy using the park at no cost, great parking, numerous...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CHILLI_123
Reviewed February 11, 2019

We were in Stamford in February, looking for a place to go for a run. Our hotel recommended Burghley Park. We went for a run on a frozen morning, running cross country on the turf around the perimeter. Very beautiful, serene and uncrowded. We really...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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444stacym
November 16, 2018|
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Response from Maxim123153 | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid you can only go through the official entrance during official opening times.
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Liz I
November 6, 2018|
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Response from DknL1 | Reviewed this property |
The park will be & probably the house but best check house opening times on line.
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