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Stanborough Park

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Good place for a walk

Good location with car parks on both sides of the lakes and river. Good boardwalk and cafes... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2019
Henryka
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Hertfordshire
Good Park To Walk Around. (with two hidden areas to explore.)

Growing up very close to Stanbough, I love coming back to to visit and see family and friend's... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Purplemash
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Hertford, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Stanborough Road, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6DF, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This used to be a chilled out park where the kids could run around and enjoy the fresh air. Now you cannot run anywhere due to families not only doing bbq’s but bringing quite literally their ovens and while kitchens. The smell and the smoke...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Love this area esp the streams, but the last two warm days we have been I’ve been pretty horrified to find huge families everywhere playing booming music and having barbies. But not only barbies there are families everywhere cooking curries in large pots and pans...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Needed to use my blue badge on a Sunday. Obviously you can't register the blue badge on a sunday. They use ANPR cameras and not people, so you will get a ticket despite using a blue badge. I think its criminal. The coffee shop is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this (what was a lovely facility) and to our horror found the most awful and disgusting litter mess we have ever seen in such a public facility. Toilet bi9ns overflowing with dirty used materials outside bins overflowing with all kinds of litter. Totally unacceptable...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Growing up very close to Stanbough, I love coming back to to visit and see family and friend's. But have seen many changes over time at the the Lakes which are now become grotty, don't recommend paddling in the rivers nor swimming in the *lakes...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Purplemash
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lake in Stanborough Park is clearly its best feature. A path goes all the way around the outside so one can walk around the lake if they like. The area has been done up since my last visit with a newer, modern cafe and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Stanborough has everything you need from a country park ,clean and tidy great toilets very clean , very good Disabled toilets and shower room , play park , row boats , bouncy castles , little shop that sells nets ball etc lovely stretch of river...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank gerald e
Reviewed July 21, 2019

Lovely walk around both lakes. Lots going on with people picnicking, sunbathing, bbqs, boating and fishing. Stopped at the cafe for refreshments. Nice.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank RachelDunsdon
Reviewed July 20, 2019

Good location with car parks on both sides of the lakes and river. Good boardwalk and cafes usually open.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Henryka
Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

Stanborough Park offers something for everyone with lakes, tea shop, park for children & high ropes for the more adventurous!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Michael C
July 7, 2019|
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Response from Chander_62 | Reviewed this property |
I shouldn't think so.
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Sriea G
August 12, 2018|
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Response from Miguelal1984 | Reviewed this property |
The Dragon is big enough for at least 4 adults. I think it can carry more people, but maybe they don't allow it for safety reasons.
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Dragos M
June 27, 2018|
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Response from STEPHEN S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Picnics yes
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