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Nice country walk

A nice country walk on the edge of Dover. A lot of variety in a small area. Forest, water features... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dover, United Kingdom
via mobile
Thousands of £s on a Re-Vamp

Owned by the District Council the gardens and cafe are being re-vamped to make this a number one... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Dover, United Kingdom
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“bbq area”(8 reviews)
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Alkham Road | Temple Ewell, River, Dover CT16 3DZ, England
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All reviews lovely park bbq area play park gardens are beautiful swans and ducks woodland walk dog mess local wildlife nice place to walk run around all ages nice cafe disabled toilet car park dog walking wander around tea shop
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A nice country walk on the edge of Dover. A lot of variety in a small area. Forest, water features and history + children's play area. . Free parking

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PaulC8888
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Owned by the District Council the gardens and cafe are being re-vamped to make this a number one visitor attraction venue

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank PaulFabia
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great for families and for dog walking, also couples. Woodland walk, lake, cafe and across the road in Russel gardens there is a park and more walking.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AlipopUk
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Excellent place especially if you are visiting with the children. I haven’t been here since my daughter was small but went the other day with her and her two little boys aged 5 and 7. There is plenty of space for children to run around...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jane S
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Beautiful place, but goodness me, the toilets are disgusting, I'd rather wet myself next time, then use them again, disabled toilet was flooded and the seat was broken, but just left, and the others, well they ain't worth talking about, hope the upgrade that's going...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank coulamlisa
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful park, playground for kids, lake to splash in and dogs can be off the lead (on the south side of the park). Perfect.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Flaviana T
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We drove round several times and finally had to park on a side street. The parking is poorly organised and its hard to turn around to get back out. I think they need to create a bigger area to park during events as an overflow....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Sally S
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is a fab place to have a picnic. Children can play supervised by their parents and family members. There is a tea shop which sells a variety of food including ice cream and lollies. There is a number of wildfires including the beautiful swans.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dian W
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time here today. Myself and children aged 1,6&7 The older ones played in the water and my youngest paddled her feet with great excitement. I would advise water shoes or flip flops as there are a lot of stones. Lots of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TheHollands145
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Never been here before so wasn’t sure what to expect and we where all really pleased and loved it ! Kids loved going in the stream next time we will definitely take towels buckets and nets. Lovely play park for the kids, nice and big...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lisamarsh23
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Ottie S
27 July 2018|
Response from Alexander P | Reviewed this property |
There's a Kearsney train station nearby.
Joanne S
28 August 2017|
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Response from Alaine S | Reviewed this property |
No because this a home for birds and fish. Separate dog lead free area.
Jeanne S
8 May 2016|
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Response from barbelangler | Reviewed this property |
Yes good paths and also Two or three disabled parking places