Guildford's largest park, which has retained its Green Flag Award winning status this year, has plenty of beautiful open green space, a fully-equipped children's playground, skate park, paddling pool, boating pond and minigolf course.
Mini golf is currently closed for the winter.
The paddling pool is now closed and is expected to re-open for the summer season in May 2020. Opening times are from 8am to 8pm.
The Visitor Point is currently closed for the winter.
50 hectares of open green space
Children's playground - Recommended ages 4 - 8.
Group activities and events - Stoke Park is home to many of Guildford's outdoor fitness and exercise sessions.
If you run fitness sessions or outdoor exercise classes and wish to use Stoke Park, please fill out our
Skate park - Located behind Guildford College, the skate park has quirky features and tons of flow.
Fitness trail - The Stoke Park fitness trail has been refurbished. The solid timber frame now includes newer versions of the equipment and signs explaining how each piece of equipment should be used. The surface below the equipment is a rubber mulch.
Paddling pool - The paddling pool is now closed and is expected to re-open for the summer season in May 2020.
Mini golf - Our mini golf course in Stoke Park Gardens has 18 holes. Mini golf is currently closed for the winter.
Please note, mini golf will be closed in bad weather. Prices are: adults £4.50; under-16s £3.00; group ticket £12.50 (two adults and three under-16s). For more information, or to check availability, please call the Rangers Service on 07880 784947 or Parks and Leisure Services on 01483 444718.
Visitor Point - The Visitor Point is currently closed for the winter.
These details may change subject to demand.
Football - 4 full size (11-a-side) grass football pitches, 2 9-a-side grass football pitches and a 7-a-side (junior) grass football pitch.
Rugby - 3 full size rugby pitches.
Cricket - 2 cricket pitches.
Lacrosse - 3 lacrosse pitches.
Rounders - 6 rounders pitches.
Tennis - 3 tennis courts and 1 tennis / netball court.
Booking the tennis courts
Turn up, pay and play bookings can only be made via the Visitor Point (please check opening hours of the visitor point at the top of this page).
When the Visitor Point is closed, all tennis court bookings must be made in advance during office hours, (Monday - Thursday 08:30 - 17:00, Friday 08:30 - 16:30).
Players will be issued with a code to unlock the gate at the time of booking the court.
For further information on how to book, please see our Sports pitches and courts page
Please note: our Ranger Team is not able to take bookings out of office hours or collect cash on the day.
You can hire the park for your commercial or community events. Recent events include music concerts, food festivals, outdoor cinemas, community fetes and sponsored walks. If you would like to discuss your event plans please see our page about the hire of public parks and open spaces.
If you want to know what events are taking place, please see what's on in Visit Guildford.
Pavilion with changing rooms and toilets - available to sports hirers only
- Guildford College Student Car Park (GU1 1EZ) can be used after 6pm week days 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.
- Nightingale Road Car Park (GU1 1ER) which is accessible via Stoke Park's Home Farm entrance, has a four hour free parking limit between 6am to 6pm. Parking can be extended up to seven hours for £5 and £9 for over seven hours.
- Lido Road Car Park located at the end of Lido Road (GU1 1HB) has a four hour free parking limit between 6am to 6pm. Parking can be extended up to seven hours for £5 and £9 for over seven hours.
- Burchatt's Farm Car Park (GU1 1TU) is accessible via Stoke Park's Burchatt's Farm Gate entrance.
- Blue Badge holders can park in any bay, without payment or time limit.
Visit our car parks page for more information on parking.
Nightingale Road, Guildford, GU1 1ER
Friends of Stoke Park
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Stoke Park masterplan
A project board has been set up to progress the masterplan. The first stage will be to create a detailed brief based on the outcomes from the Stoke Park consultation. This will form part of a tender for a landscape architect later in 2020.
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