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Mayflower Park

Southampton SO14 2AQ, England
+44 23 8083 3605
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For cruise enthusiasts and the sight of sailing ships

For cruise enthusiasts and sea view, you can see the sea and the sunset view with the large ships... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
HUSSAIN A
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
Underwhelming

I had some higher expectation given the name of the park, I thought it was more than just a park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rick_Yvanovich
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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This scenic city park was named after the historic sailing from Southampton to America by the Pilgrim Fathers in 1620.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Southampton SO14 2AQ, England
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+44 23 8083 3605
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Reviewed 5 days ago

For cruise enthusiasts and sea view, you can see the sea and the sunset view with the large ships sailing You can sit and enjoy this view

Thank HUSSAIN A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had some higher expectation given the name of the park, I thought it was more than just a park named after the Mayflower. But nope, it was apart named just after the Mayflower, a bit dodgy looking I thought, walked in and straight out.

Thank Rick_Yvanovich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a good park for watching container ships and cruise liners. There is a cafe, toilets and children's play area but it's not a pretty park,just a green with a Southampton water view.

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely park where you can get to watch all the Cruise ships and Container vessels coming in and out of the Port of Southampton. If you are on a ship you can also get a great view of the park.

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

our ncl ship docked at terminal #101 right next to mayflower park. if you are able to and enjoy walking it's a relatively easy 20-30 minute walk to the city centre. there you will see the old city gates, remnants of the wall and lots...More

Thank tj_allman100
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Good views of the water and historically interesting (esp for Americans). The white building to the left as you face the water is where you would have left for the US in years gone by, being the old cruise liner terminal (now a pleasant Thai...More

Thank TheOldSilverFox
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is the place to walk and watch the cruise ships arrive or leave. There is little else there except I did see an ice cream van which seemed popular even on a cool and windy evening.

Thank GrahamSample
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Popped here for a walk after dinner but was clearly hosting the 'finer' beings of society by sunset, having seen some suspicious behaviour and asked by dodgy characters for change more than once! Ice cream van there after dark, make of that what you will......More

Thank lordjimbob
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Mayflower Park because it's in front of the spot where the Mayflower with the Pilgrim Fathers set sail (yes it did, it called into Plymouth for repairs). A large expanse of grass where people picnic, sunbathe etc. with a road going round it - one...More

1  Thank Carno
Reviewed 6 April 2017

There is a basketball court in one corner and a small childrens play park and kiosk in the other and that's pretty much it. There is also an ice cream van at the waterfront most of the time. You can walk along the water's edge,...More

Thank Zoe V
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mousehollane1959
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Response from Jane C | Reviewed this property |
This area was covered in water which came up to the town walls in 1620 when the Mayflower was in port. The park must have been built as the same time as the pier during the Regency period. The Prince Regent introduced... More
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