Hengrove Play Park
Hengrove Way, Hengrove, Bristol BS14 0HR
0117 922 2100
Guide Last Updated: 15/12/2017
Services / facilities within the grounds include the play park, wheels park, seating areas and picnic areas, cafe and toilet facilities.
The venue has seasonal opening times.
1 April to 30 September:
•Tuesday to Sunday: 11:00-18:00
Bristol school holidays: Open every day to 19:00, or 18:00 if demand is low or bad weather.
1 October to 31 March:
•Wednesday to Sunday: 10:00-17:00, or dusk if earlier.
Bristol school holidays: Open Monday and Tuesday, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and Bank Holidays.
Christmas holiday opening hours are: 10:00-16:00.
The venue is in a pedestrian area.
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest National Rail station is Parson Street.
The venue does have its own car park.
Parking is free for all users.
The car park type is open air/surface.
There is/are 10+ designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 350cm x 480cm (11ft 6in x 15ft 9in).
The nearest designated bay is 92m (100yd 1ft) from the main gate.
The furthest designated bay is 117m (127yd 2ft) from the main gate.
The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
Assistance may be required because there is / are dropped kerbs.
The car park surface is tarmac.
There is a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.
The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.
The patron does not have to cross a road.
The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
There is level access into the venue.
The main door(s) open away from you (push).
The doors are double width.
The door(s) is / are heavy.
The door opening is 240cm (7ft 10in) wide.
The play park has plenty of activities for young children.
There is sand and water play, the jungle dome, green open spaces, picnic area and a large variety of other equipment such as; swings, slides, runways carousels and rocking equipment.
They are all accessible by an easy to moderate path within the play park.
There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
The accessible toilet is 15m (16yd 1ft) from the main gates.
The accessible toilet is located next to the play park office.
There is level access to the accessible toilet.
This is a unisex toilet.
A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
The door opens outwards.
The door is locked by a locking handle.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 84cm (2ft 9in).
The door weight is heavy.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 168cm x 207cm (5ft 6in x 6ft 9in).
There is sufficient turning space in the cubicle for a wheelchair user.
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
The lateral transfer space is 92cm (3ft).
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is not a flush on the transfer side.
The tap type is lever.
There is a mixer tap.
There is an emergency alarm in the cubicle.
The emergency alarm is fully functional.
It is a push button style of alarm.
Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
There is not a coat hook.
Wall mounted rails are available.
As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.
There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
There are not mirrors.
The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 45cm (1ft 6in).
There is a hand dryer.
The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There is not a towel dispenser.
There is a toilet roll holder.
The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There is a sink.
The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The sink is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
The contrast between the grab rails and wall is good.
The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is good.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are bright.
The female and male toilets are located to the right of the play park office.
The female and male toilets are 30m (32yd 2ft) from the main gate.
Inside the venue, there is not level access to the female and male toilets.
An ambulant toilet cubicle with wall mounted grab rails is available.
Lighting levels are medium.
There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
The ramp or slope is moderate.
The ramp or slope is permanent.