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Alexandra Park

Shakespeare Ave., Bath BA2 1EE, England
+44 1225 477101
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Great View!

There is not much to the actual park, however the view amazing! Such a cool view over Bath. Be... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Emma H
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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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Very impressive view of the whole Bath city. It's kind of hard to climb to the park, but worth it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Acquired by the city of Bath in 1896 and opened in 1902, this city park is located on top of Beechen Cliff and is a popular area for walking, picnicking and relaxing.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Shakespeare Ave., Bath BA2 1EE, England
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+44 1225 477101
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"steep climb"
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"bear flat"
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"stunning views over the city"
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"city centre"
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"jacob's ladder"
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"vantage point"
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"bath city"
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"great views of bath"
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"walk up"
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"take photos"
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"sunny day"
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"worth a visit"
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Reviewed yesterday

There is not much to the actual park, however the view amazing! Such a cool view over Bath. Be warned though, the climb is hard. I like to think I am reasonably fit but the steps seem to go on forever! Also, not very sign...More

Thank Emma H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very impressive view of the whole Bath city. It's kind of hard to climb to the park, but worth it finally.

Thank alienwang2012
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

There is a very steep climb up to this park. It’s not very well sign posted except the helpful one saying 76 steps left to the top!! At the top of the climb turn left and there are two points to sit. One just as...More

Thank Hello_Mr_Evason
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

The park offers the best view on Bath. You can see all the main attractions from here: Royal Crescent, Bath Abbey, Roman Baths.

Thank sokolovegor88
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We were lucky to get a taxi driver (Mark) who entered into the spirit of showing us around. Breathtaking view and perspective - and hats off to the locals for keeping true to the style.

Thank DDTravellerSydney
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to our hotel and it was a great way to start our break in Bath. Stunning views and actually quite quiet when we visited on a sunday. There are nice clean toilets too. You pay 20p but after a...More

Thank Aimee P
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

This is a very scenic viewpoint that offers clear aerial views of Bath, the southern side being close to you. On a bright, sunny day like we had the views are even better. To access the park (if you're driving), you have to drive up...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

I had lived in Bath for over 20 years but this is the first time I have visited this park which offers the best panoramic view over the beautiful city of Bath. There are swings & a slide for the little ones, others were having...More

Thank John G
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Twenty years ago I climbed up Beeches Cliff to impress a girl and picnic in the beautiful grounds of Alexander Park. Yesterday, I did the same. Up the 100 or so steps of Jacob's Ladder from the railway station to the park. Next time can...More

Thank Gamal H
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This is the first time we ever went to the Alexander Park and its views of city Bath are breathtaking! The park is free to enter and there are plenty of free parking spaces as well. Walking around the park was so nice and you...More

Thank gsw888
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sarahtagle
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Response from Tamsyn H | Reviewed this property |
Doesn’t say. You could enquiry with green spaces in Bath (google for email). Don’t see why not though if it’s in a respectful way (I.e disposed of properly, don’t burn grass etc)
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