Gheluvelt Park is a fun and free place to take the kids, with a variety of things to do and see. It straddles Barbourne brook, plus it is close to the River Severn, so there is plenty of wildlife to look out for including kingfishers, mute swans, grey squirrels and more. The park also has a large pond with a number of ducks to feed.
The playground is great because it has separate areas for different age groups, which means the little ones can play at their own pace, and the older kids can be adventurous without having to worry about hurting the youngsters. It uses the latest floor surfaces and play technology, which gives kids a safe 21st century play experience! There is plenty of seating, plus a gazebo near the playground to enable adults to keep an eye on the kids while they play.
A splashpad is open daily from April to September, which is very popular with the little ones, with a number of sprinklers and streams to run through.
The park is also great for a family stroll, and you can even bring well behaved family dogs, but they will need to be kept on the lead and, as usual, you will have to clean up after them, but bins are provided.
Yes, there is parking nearby.
Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.
Yes, there are baby changing facilities.
Yes, you can bring a picnic.
Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.
No, Gheluvelt Park is not wheelchair friendly.
No, Gheluvelt Park have stated they are not pushchair friendly.
Gheluvelt Park has not told us if they are dog friendly.