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Good for all ages

Lovely park, not as good as when I was a child as they had the big wooden play area which was fun... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liv S
Bedford, United Kingdom
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Great park at the east end of the Embankment by the river. Can be peaceful or very lively. Has... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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The Embankment, Bedford MK40 3RH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely park, not as good as when I was a child as they had the big wooden play area which was fun, but the park is good for all ages. I took a 1 year old who I child mind for here and it was...More

Thank Liv S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great park at the east end of the Embankment by the river. Can be peaceful or very lively. Has lots of events and has a great playground for children, free tennis courts and a lovely refreshment place called The Kiosk.

Thank LynneG317
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A very busy and popular park. The weekend that we visited it was festival weekend. Lots of activities going on and I thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank Johnlobster
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Never been to this park before, but was a major location this weekend for the River Festival. The main stage was there, with food stalls and bars around the edge and a children’s fun fair down the end. Located very near to the river. With...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

Wonderful as the park was used for the Bedford river Festival with loads of live music and stands. Fantastic day.

Thank KevinRayment
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Visit this park a lot. Brilliant children’s playground which was recently refurbished. Nice little cafe nearby with table tennis and tennis courts and mini golf. Large grassy area and pretty gardens. Close to river so can combine visit to park with a stroll along the...More

Thank jacquimartina
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We are so lucky to live nearby and to visit this park almost every day. With dogs, with children, for a coffee, a spot of putting, some canoeing and of course the many choices of short circular walks in and amongst the waterways and boating...More

Thank Thoughtful100
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Lovely park to walk with beautiful gardens, birds and wildlife. In the summer, there are many activities for the family to enjoy; music events, kite festival etc. The only downside is that it can be difficult to find somewhere to park. Looking forward to visiting...More

Thank Yvette S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

If I could, I would move near this park. It's so lovely and conveniently sited for the town centre. Lots of events happen here, including the River Festival and the Kite Festival.

Thank Helen G
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We decided to stop at this park prior to leaving Bedford on a chilly Sunday morning. The walk was refreshing with plenty of ducks and swans on the river, being fed by families. The pedestrian bridges were quite quaint.

Thank 5ATeam
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