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Tranquil place

Lovely park in central Peterborough with a lovely little cafe. There are different areas to explore... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
John P
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
nice for a stroll at lunchtime or at the weekend

nice place to go for a walk on your lunch break if working local. Well maintained by the council... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Saoirsesdad
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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“tennis courts”(10 reviews)
“butter cross”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We love Central Park. It’s great for all ages. With 2 teenagers now we decided to use the tennis courts and for £3 an hour it was an absolute bargain. Will definitely use again.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Pickle-Dynion
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This such a gem in an area with no other cafe facilities, and is often busy on hot days and holidays, but can be quiet and restful at other times. It serves sandwiches, freshly made, toasties, cakes, drinks hot and cold, and ice creams, yum....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank W4260FRmargaretr
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Lovely park in central Peterborough with a lovely little cafe. There are different areas to explore - sunken rose garden, playgrounds, aviaries, tennis courts etc. Time to relax.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank John P
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I viewed this lovely park through rose tinted glasses because it’s where I used to play as a kid before we moved in 1978. Remembered so much and pleased to say they’ve kept in virtually the same. Lovely Buttercross cafe serves great ice cream and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank realchris1
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Although a friend and I had a brilliant time with our children making the most of the park and the facilities.. We decided to treat the kids to an Ice cream at The Butter Cross.. SADLY we were met with down right RUDE staff when...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Well kept gardens good children s play area well maintained choice of hard or grass tennis courts avairyies nice little cafe with outdoor seating well a visit overall a good place to spend a summers day

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank janice w
Reviewed 17 January 2018

nice place to go for a walk on your lunch break if working local. Well maintained by the council. Some interesting characters floating around at times though!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Saoirsesdad
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Typical municipal run park, well looked after and worth a visit in Spring or summer. Usual caveates regarding being there after dark.Unfortunately wino's and junkies frequent the park after dark, so be cautious. But don't let that diswade you from visiting during the day

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank matelot49
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Pleasant enough for a park at this time of year; overall well cared for but the sunken garden looked that it needed a good weed. Café was closed. Would have been better (obviously) in Summer with children using the paddling pool and playgrounds

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Groovy1950
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a good local park, great for that little bit of green. Great on a hot summers day. and great for kids, with play area and paddling area.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank saf7670
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Ive not been here for some time but Im assuming its during the summer time:)
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