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Kearsney Abbey Gardens

Alkham Road | Temple Ewell, River, Dover CT16 3DZ, England
+44 1304 872458
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Bike ride

Visited over weekend for children to try bikes out. Got there early enough that parking was ok... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ratrattn
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Dymchurch, null, United Kingdom
via mobile
Sunday bbq

Haven’t been to the abbey for years so was a treat and a walk down memory lane, first of all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Johnandandi
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely park” (10 reviews)
“dog walkers” (11 reviews)
“bbq area” (8 reviews)
LOCATION
Alkham Road | Temple Ewell, River, Dover CT16 3DZ, England
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+44 1304 872458
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"lovely park"
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"dog walkers"
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"bbq area"
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"dogs are allowed"
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"car parking is free"
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"swans and ducks"
in 14 reviews
"family afternoon"
in 2 reviews
"local wildlife"
in 2 reviews
"lovely place to walk"
in 3 reviews
"all ages"
in 10 reviews
"toilet facilities"
in 4 reviews
"wander around"
in 2 reviews
"east kent"
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"stepping stones"
in 2 reviews
"sunny day"
in 4 reviews
"cup of tea"
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"cakes"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited over weekend for children to try bikes out. Got there early enough that parking was ok. (Untill we 're turned to car few hr later to find we blocked in from people parking in keep clear spaces) Was nice place to walk/bike around lots...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven’t been to the abbey for years so was a treat and a walk down memory lane, first of all parking, well it’s always been an issue so had to park on the river side of the park, the park and tress are still as...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

A beautiful setting to wander around with ducks,swans and geese in abundance for the children to feed. A café which has original features in it's structure dating back centuries offers hot and cold snacks and drinks. Very pleasant just sitting outside in the sunshine watching...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Kernsey park is ideal for family with children all ages BBQ area play ground birds of all sorts squirrel in and around the park so much to see if your at one with nature and ideal for dog walking what a fab day by all.

1  Thank Piscesjuels72
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is a lovely park near Dover when you get to it doesn’t feel that big until you walk through the various trails and hills. It has a large pond/stream in it with a lot of ducks. They walk in around the park in large...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Despite it being middle of summer holiday, there was,plenty of space for young one to run around, play catch and feed the ducks. Staff in cafe were so helpful. Asked for a drink to take some medication and was told if I sat down, they'd...More

Thank Vanessa B
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Kearsney Abbey is generally a nice park area which is good to have a stroll around (it's not massively big) - there is a play area for children and large grassy areas which are ideal for picnics etc. Lovely place to walk the dog. On...More

Thank gyakuten_grrl
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Visited today .busy as you would expect at school hols . Kids enjoying for themselves Totally disgusted by the smell of dogs urine and poo and the amount of ignorant ppl with dogs off leads DESPITE signs and there plenty of them too that let...More

3  Thank Jayne H
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Kearsney Abbey has always been a lovely place to go for whatever you are wanting to do. Great for a stroll, picnic, place to grab a snack, see local wildlife. Its just nice to go to. It's well maintained and clean and is always a...More

Thank Craig W
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely to walk around, swans and ducks in the lake. A cafe for snacks and coffee and cake or an ice cream. People walking their dogs and children playing and having picnics, very nice

Thank Pandora M
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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.
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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
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fayejo1
2 April 2016|
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Response from rolling_stoneKent | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes it does. There looks to be and enclosed recreation area with swings and things they can climb around on.
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