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Park very well set out good amenities lake very good car park well set out and not to expensive... read more

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Roy S
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Fun bank holiday visit

Good day out with partner and son. Great selection of parks and plenty of green space to play ball... read more

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Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
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“derby lodge”(9 reviews)
Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX, England
+44 1629 533991
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All reviews pay and display feed the ducks derby lodge an industrial estate cheese on toast kids play trim track scones lovely walk dog walkers nice cafe lovely place beautiful scenery tea room play area well worth a visit shipley
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Reviewed today via mobile

Park very well set out good amenities lake very good car park well set out and not to expensive cafe very good

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Roy S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good day out with partner and son. Great selection of parks and plenty of green space to play ball games. We then headed off for a walk to find some geocache. We only covered a very small proportion on the map and still managed a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank adrake12345
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this park it is very relaxing, there is beautiful scenery at every corner with the added additional of cafes in some areas.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tracyab65
Reviewed February 21, 2019

As we were in the area, we thought that we would give our dog a walk round the country park. On the plus side, good parking and plenty of it. However, conditions were extremely muddy, didn't think we had had that amount of rain. Now...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Fizzski53
Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

We always enjoy a good walk with our dog round the park and my teenage lads always moan but always enjoy themselves. This is a beauty spot on our doorstep. We are very lucky. It always seems well maintained and no matter how old you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Clare W
Reviewed January 16, 2019

It's always an enjoyable time walking around shipley park. It's nice and peaceful, can hear the birds, see wildlife and such.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank louisevic26
Reviewed January 15, 2019

A regular visitor here when able to run or even walk was great to revisit it brought back so many good memories sitting in the cafe

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank valerieb324
Reviewed January 2, 2019

A fabulous country park (which we are lucky to live nearby) with lots of great views, birdlife, open spaces, history, cafes and playgrounds for the kids. This time we visited on a misty morning, fed birds at Osbourne's Pond, ate at the lovely Derby Lodge...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hoonaloon
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Always nice food and quite a good choice but perhaps not for vegetarians if you want something hot other than a jacket potato it's limited, and the children's choice is limited also for something hot to eat, Pizza or cheese on toast bowl of chips...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sean o
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to go n chill out, very nice cafe there too nice walks and lakes to walk round and feed the ducks if you have children they would have fun feeding them

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank steve b
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Kath H
December 31, 2018|
Response from 914ChrisW914 | Reviewed this property |
Yes loads of paths. Some for cycling and walking and some horses only.
Jenny F
April 15, 2017|
Response from hoonaloon | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There are 3 play areas quite close together. First one, the largest, is just off the road in near the car parks. This one has a zip wire, swings, slide, sand area, swing basket and I think a climbing frame. Near... More