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Parks, playgrounds and green spaces

Use our map to find out about your local parks, playgrounds and green spaces.

You can also hire pitches and courts for sporting activities.

Hire of public parks and open spaces

Guildford's parks and open spaces are available for hire for public events, fitness sessions, filming and balloon launches.

View Guildford Parks locations in a larger map

Crazy Golf

Crazy Golf will be open during autumn half term between 11am and 3pm. 


  • Adults - £4
  • Children under 16 - £2.70
  • Group ticket (two adults and three under 16s) - £10

Stoke Park Skate Park

The Stoke Park Skate Park will be closed during the day from 22 to 26 September for essential maintenance. However, the Skate Park will be open during the evening from 7pm.

The contractor will be repairing the various cracks and correcting the drainage Issues. Please be patient while these repairs are being undertaken.

Stoke Park paddling pool

The Stoke Park paddling pool is now closed for the season.

Parking for Stoke Park visitors

There is a small public car park on Nightingale Road (GU1 1ER) which is accessible via the Home Farm entrance. The student car park at Guildford College (GU1 1EZ) can be used after 6pm weekdays and is open to the public all day during weekends and college holidays. Enquiries regarding the college car park should be directed to Guildford College.

There is also a public car park at the end of Lido Road (GU1 1HB). Visit our car parks page for more information on parking.


Whilst Guildford Borough Council owns most allotment site land, all management, including how to obtain a plot, is undertaken by Guildford Allotment Society.

Ranger service

The Ranger service is a mobile patrol which provides a uniformed, reassuring presence in Guildford's green spaces and a friendly first point of contact with park users.

Ranger Service operating hours:

  • Monday - Thursday 9am - 10pm
  • Friday - Sunday 9am - 8pm (9am - 9pm from May to September).

If you have any information, concerns or queries that you would like to pass on to the Rangers, please call the hotline on 07880 784947.


Last updated: 29 October 2014 11:59 AM