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Address: Ballsbridge | Dublin 4, Dublin, Ireland
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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A short respite

I walked this park before starting my long day exhibiting at the National Craft Fair In The RDS. The sun had just risen above the lake on a beautiful frosty morning giving a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 December 2016
Mary H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I walked this park before starting my long day exhibiting at the National Craft Fair In The RDS. The sun had just risen above the lake on a beautiful frosty morning giving a glorious look to the trees around and the fallen leaves. Just beautiful. The walkways, suitable for all forms of accessibility were well maintained and very popular with... More 

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Thank Mary H
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Just returned from a weekend at the Herbert Park staying in an exec suite on 5th floor. We had booked a party of 6 into the dining room for dinner and the bar was buzzing with rugby fans so we were a little worried the service would be slow. Everything was superb from presentation of food to the quanity of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I have great memories of visiting this park, from my youngest years to now.popular with nearby workers and families. Quite busy but also peaceful. Spoiled for choice with so many public parks in Dublin.

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Thank Catherine494932
Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The park was great! We had great time walking around the park and the trees were very nice. Had a chance to sit around and enjoy a peacefull time during our stay in Dublin

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Thank Carm2912
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful park with a lot of different spaces for relaxing, photography, playing with kids and dogs and even has a market on Sunday's.

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Thank BWinkelman
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice park well kept has duck pond with ducks swans pigeons and gulls . For a nice stroll or jog there are lots of paths . Lots of benches to sit and relax . Very well kept a little jewel on the heart of ballsbridge

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Beautiful sunny Sunday spot! Delicious food available. Falafel and kebab tent, Crepe tent are my favourites (Belgium chocolate and marshmallow crepe and Lamb&Falafel wrap/plate. Yummy!) There are also options for organic veggies to take home, burger and steak sandwich, cupcakes, icecream, Korean food, Italian pasta tent, so on. Take your book and picnic blanket and head to Herbert Park on... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Well, this park is very beautiful, there are a pretty but small lake in the middle of the park, great for cycling, jogging. You can find peace here. A walk here will be perfect in a sunny day

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Thank iFelipe S
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Herbert park is the perfect place for a Sunday stroll or even for a quick lunch break in the park. It's well looked after with beautiful blossom trees that bloom in spring. Always a nice crowd of people here and great atmosphere on a summers day. There is a pond with some ducks to entertain the kids. Beautiful place!

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Thank KOH4444
Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

It was a lovely Spring morning. So, where better to go with the little lady, but to the park. Our local park is undergoing renovation, so Herbert Park became our destination. First a little bit of history: "Herbert Park is named after Sidney Herbert (1810-1861), the father of the Earl of Pembroke who, in 1903, offered the site to Pembroke... More 

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