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Customer Travel Tips for Nottingham

80% Avg. city rating Rated by 88 customers

Activities / excursions 80%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 82%

Chilling out / relaxing 78%

Getting around / public transport 87%

Sightseeing 78%

Culture 79%

Nightlife / partying 80%

Value for money 77%

Customer Travel Tips for Nottingham

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71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
71% Avg. rating


09 May 2016

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Plan your meal ahead. Visit the National Watersports Centre

Liked: Good activities.

Disliked: Some clubs were reluctant to let a Stag group in

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


09 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Train station is very central for the City

Liked: Great pubs

Disliked: No

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


05 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Stay in the central part - close to shops and restaurants.

Liked: The university is beautiful and the city has a tram. We had some excellent Japanese food.

Disliked: Some people were a bit dodgy.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
82% Avg. rating


03 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go at Sherwood Forest first than you can go at other places. Do the Tour with Ezekial (the Robin Hood)

Liked: ...

Disliked: ...

51% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
51% Avg. rating


26 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: There is a good Asian buffet restaurant on Upper Parliament street

Liked: Castle and Caves and Oldest pub

Disliked: Modern unclean architecture destroying an interesting historical past.

98% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
98% Avg. rating


25 May 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: Do your homework on car parking

Liked: Pedestrianisation, clean, modern yet ha character of its own that begsa visit

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
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  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


26 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Five Leaves bookstore.

Liked: Small but vibrant town.

Disliked: I dislike UK weather.

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
78% Avg. rating


01 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Relaxation / spa Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: Nottingham Castle

Liked: The city centre was lovely.

Disliked: Not much to do really

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
82% Avg. rating


20 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: -

Liked: Everything was relatively close

Disliked: No

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


19 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: Get there early as there are lots of options for socialising

Liked: A good example of Uk hospitality and cities in general

Disliked: No

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
69% Avg. rating


18 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: a relaxed and nice little city

Liked: friendly people. castle and caves and the oldest pub in UK

Disliked: no

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


01 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Romantic getaway

Customer Travel Tip: To workshop

Liked: The green and the people

Disliked: Really not

91% Avg. rating
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  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
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  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


17 Jun 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: Lots of pubs and clubs to visit

Liked: Great to stay in for download festival The bus system is perfect

Disliked: Lots of fights in the street at night

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


08 Jun 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go during a weekend for the tour, heard a lot of good things about it.

Liked: Went there for Robin Hood and found a little extra bounes with the caves...loved it!

Disliked: Was very modernised, not a lot of history and the Robin Hood tour is only offered on Saturdays.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


04 Jun 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Prepare ahead and don't rely on street names alone.

Liked: They have a nice history, it's worth going to the castle to check it out.

Disliked: Lack of signs showing street names.

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


19 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: Poundland :)

Liked: Nottingham Castle, Capital FM Arena and Old Trip to Jerusalem Inn

Disliked: No

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


08 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Watch out for the trams

Liked: Ice hockey

Disliked: Pubs close early on a sunday

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


02 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Shopping Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Bring a lot of money and make sure you double check where your going because of the lack of signs.

Liked: I love how close and easily traveled Nottingham is and all that is offered to do there.

Disliked: The lack of signs, also the construction on the train station made me and my roommate late to our train because we were new and there was no signs stating the easiest way around.

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


07 Jan 2014

Customer Travel Tip: Make sure you give yourself enough time to do everything. Sherwood Forest is an hour bus ride away for example

Liked: It has a nice atmosphere and good variety of things to see and do. Transport is easy to use as well

Disliked: Unfortunately there was a lot of homeless people :(

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


15 Dec 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: Have a great time :)

Liked: It had a very high street shopping experience feel to it. Not just big shopping centers. I liked it.

Disliked: Needs a little more tourist information. I had only been to Nottingham once before and never walked around it. Even using my maps on my phone I still got turned around a few times and got a little confused and I am usually fairly good with my location and getting about.

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80% Avg. city rating Rated by 88 customers

Activities / excursions 80%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 82%

Chilling out / relaxing 78%

Getting around / public transport 87%

Sightseeing 78%

Culture 79%

Nightlife / partying 80%

Value for money 77%

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