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Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park

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Lovely park, spoiled by an awful cafe - shameful.

I've been going here since I was a child and now bring my own children when we're visiting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fussypop
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Derry, United Kingdom
Time to think 🤔

What a beautiful park, and so peaceful to walk around taking time to think about things that you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mferguson11
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited here with my family at the end of Rose week with my family. It was a lovely day with plenty of activity at the end of the festival which helped. It was every bit as good as it was years ago. Recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been going here since I was a child and now bring my own children when we're visiting relatives in Belfast. The park itself is lovely - rose gardens are stunning and the children's play facilities are very good. However, it is totally let down...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful park, and so peaceful to walk around taking time to think about things that you probably wouldn’t bother about 😊 Well that’s the poetry ✅, every city needs one and deserves one, but our wee city has a cracker.. the whole park...More

Thank mferguson11
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Beautiful park something for everyone. Big kids play area for the children and rose gardens with live music during Rose Week for the adults. Also nice just for a pick nick as it has lots of hidden spots as well. Highly recommend

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Park itself is lovely, but the stables coffee shop is a disaster. I ordered a burger from the menu, only to be told it wasn't available, so changed my order to curry to then be told nothing was available mid-week (No signage anywhere about this)...More

1  Thank jessicachism14
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Lady Dixons is a beautiful park great play area for kids and roses are truly lovely BUT do not go to the Stables cafe...it is horrendously expensive £2.00 for a bottle of water!!!!!! Over £1.00 for a bag of tayto crisps. ..Prices are a total...More

1  Thank Katgirl2005
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Enjoyed an afternoon in this beautiful park and the roses were just amazing. We also enjoyed the wonderful wild flower plots so colourful. Unfortunately there is no public transport to the park but you can get a bus from town( 8b) and walk 15 mins...More

Thank holidayseeker
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Great place for a stroll on a summer day. Interesting flora and Japanese garden. Great park for young families

Thank arobinson506
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The park itself is lovely and a fine day out for the kids. We went on a whim so decided on lunch at the coffee shop. What a mistake! Very overpriced for what it was. Ordered three kids meals about 12:15...and it had the lady...More

Thank donotemailme1010
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Great for a visit. Lots to see, Japenese gardens, rose gardens, lovely scenery and a great playpark for kids. The only negative is that it is very poorly sign posted so hard to navigate around such a large area so make sure you take a...More

1  Thank 14ChristinaQ
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Kitty P
26 May 2017|
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Response from K7210QRpatrickm | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can get a taxi or bus, if getting a bus get bus malone road and driver will tell you when to get of
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Kathryn P
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No, I have to go in December .
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divis/blackmountain walks on belfast hills, loads of open spaces and perfect 4 woofers
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