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Alexandra Park

Hastings

Type:Garden

St Helens Road/Lower Park Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 2LG

Tel: +44 (0)1424 451111

Alexandra Park

About

This 109 acre park was originally laid out by Robert Marnock, a renowned landscape gardener, in 1878. It was formally opened by the Prince and Princess of Wales on June 26 1882.
Alexandra Park is a Grade II* designated site in the "Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest" and is one of the best parks in the country for its tree collection. A 10 minute walk from the town centre, the Lower Park has large lawns, wildlife ponds, War Memorial, bowls green, information points, toilets, cafe, event areas, bandstand and adventure playground. There's also a Park Rangers office opposite the cafe.

Sports facilities, playgrounds, fishing poinds and nature conservation areas.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Event Venue
  • Toilets

Provider Preferences

  • Outdoor Attraction

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    470
  • Very Good
    146
  • Average
    22
  • Poor
    7
  • Terrible
    3

Recent Reviews:

  • PhilThePen
    Southfleet, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    One of the most beautiful parks I’ve ever seen
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th February 2019
    I live near Alexandra Park, in fact I’m 5 minutes walk from there, and I try and visit as often as I can. You can walk for miles in there - on the flat or up and down hill - it’s your choice... Read full review
  • Daphne W
    Hastings, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Alexandra park hastings
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th February 2019
    This park has been very thoughtfully modernised,and is very well cared for.there is a lovely path that goes most of the way,you can walk through woodland as well as being in the open.The lake has... Read full review
  • st_leonards88
    Hastings, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    The most beautiful park ever!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 16th February 2019
    Alexandra Park is beautiful - I love it and I'm extremely proud to have this park as part of the town I was born and raised in. I remember days out in this park as a child and it has always been a... Read full review

Map & Directions

Opening Times

All Year (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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