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St. Columb's Park

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Address: St. Columbs Park House 4 Limavady Road, Derry BT47 6JY, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 7134 3941
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Very remote but great area

Decided to cross peace bridge and go exploring with my son, turned left walking along side train tracks, through the woods and hidden is an adventure playground, zip wire... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Stu A
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Southwick, null, United Kingdom
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Southwick, null, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to cross peace bridge and go exploring with my son, turned left walking along side train tracks, through the woods and hidden is an adventure playground, zip wire, obstacle course the lot, my son loved it, just aswell as nearly got lost lol

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Thank Stu A
Craigavon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Was here for a cycle race for the second time, the first the weather was horrendous this time the weather was lovely so got to explore a bit more and this is a lovely place on the banks of the foyle well worth a stop

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Thank bazmc666
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This is a fun park with plenty to do. There are 2 main play areas (both fairly close to each other) one for young families with small kids and one bigger playing park for slightly older kids 8-16. There are also lengthy cycle/running tracks around the whole park. Also a fully kitted out activity centre (Doyle Arena) with car parking... More 

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Thank stephwn
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

lovely relaxing walks, good facilities for kids of all ages and in the centre of the park is a beautiful old house St Columbs park house which has a lot of history

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Thank Jeanette H
Derry, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Just what a city park should be. A haven away from the crowds and a feeling that you could be a million miles away. Okay, so there are no crowds in Derry, it's not so big but the park nonetheless offers a respite from traffic and anonymous shopping centres. So accessible with lots of paths and quiet spots. Great for... More 

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Thank Ieuan321
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

The park is fantastic for a stroll or a proper walk, including when you have a dog. There are two play parks, one for young children and one for older children. Football pitches and tennis courts are also available. There are public toilets also available. It is located within walking distance of the town and coffee shops!

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Thank Culmorezorro
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We had a really relaxing time walking in this lovely and well set out park. Lots of walking trails available and so near to the main part of Derry via the Peace bridge. Very safe and secure to walk in as well,.

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Thank BHNY
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Went for a walk round the park on a day that turned out to be less than perfect weather wise .It is a beautiful well kept park .The bonus was the Cafe' on site .Not expecting a great deal on entering but was very pleasantly surprised .The place was immaculate ,the staff incredibly friendly and the food was wonderful .Will... More 

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Thank Claire R
Londonderry
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

A fantastic place to walk, run or take the family for a fun time in the park or to the swimming pool. Great memories are made here. Access to Peace Bridge makes this a great walk to the 'city side'.

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Thank corr44
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely walk and not to long suits all ages take it easy or good for running A lovely walk towards Foyle bridge and good views of city side

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