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lovely sunny day

walled garden - so much has been done to it. so many i.mprovements that it looks absolutely lovely... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
5colganalykes
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Chorley, United Kingdom
Lovely day out in the open air

Great day out in the fresh air. The walled garden is beautiful and well maintained, the kids loved... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
littlestar1981
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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One of Lancashire's most historic halls set in the beautiful park of the same name. The history of the Hall itself is full of intrigue, with stories of plotting and religious turmoil. It dates back to Elizabethan times with changes and additions...more
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Astley Park, Chorley PR7 1XA, England
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All reviews walled garden pets corner petting zoo tennis courts cafe ambio well worth a visit beautiful park flower show oliver cromwell long gallery stately home grounds are lovely war memorial chorley town centre sensory garden interesting house free entry
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Reviewed 5 days ago

walled garden - so much has been done to it. so many i.mprovements that it looks absolutely lovely. we walked through to the lake and sat in the sun admiring the fountain and the swans and ducks on the lake. there have been many new...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 5colganalykes
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great day out in the fresh air. The walled garden is beautiful and well maintained, the kids loved finding the Gruffalo characters. Lovely walk to the playgrounds where there is plenty of choice of equipment across the ages, although 6-10 year olds have the widest...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank littlestar1981
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to Astley Hall and we were very pleased with our choice. Large spacious grounds including woodland for the dogs to run around in. They need to be on a lead in the main public areas. Plenty of dog bins around the whole area....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great old hall to visit 14th century well worth a trip and nice lake next door plus close by cafeteria does nice lunches and drinks

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Allenns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Astley with a friend for a catch, very extensive menu, food was well presented, mouth watering, tasty and plenty of it. Well worth at visit,

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lew123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an excellent and cheap day out for history buffs, walkers and garden lovers. No admission fee and very polite and helpful guides. Plenty to see inside including a pair of boots claimed to have belonged to Oliver Cromwell. The gardens are interesting and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Glynn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely park to visit. At present there are daffodils everywhere. The walled garden is a credit to the gardeners and lunch in the Café Ambio delicious. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jeanius47
Reviewed March 19, 2019

The house, as well as containing interesting historic features is surrounded by a lovely park with woodland walks and children's play areas, an attractive pond and large grassed areas for playing games. There is also a good café. I would recommend it for a family...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikepbassett
Reviewed March 19, 2019

I love walking around here, there's so much to see and some amazing views. The estate regularly hosts different events. The fireworks being one of the best free shows I've been to in a lot of years!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank p40ulw
Reviewed March 1, 2019

The actual hall was closed when I visited but the grounds are beautifully maintained and the cafe serves delicious food - the ploughman's was excellent! I also had a wander around the park which is a lovely mixture of woodland (with stunning meandering stream) and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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April 6, 2019|
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Response from Simon B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You need to keep your dog on a lead in a number of area in the park because of the wildlife, but cafe ambio has dog water bowls outside and is accommodating to dog owners.
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Astley Hall Astley Hall will be closed from Monday 23 July-Saturday 4 August as we prepare for the Flower Show on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 July. The Hall will be open for Flower Show ticket holders only on Saturday 28 and... More
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