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Russell Gardens

Alkham Road, River, Dover, England
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Pleasant stroll along the river

Just stopped in the car park in Kearsney abbey whilst en-route to a restaurant in the area. Having... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Peterperfik
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Gravesend, United Kingdom
Disappointed

We came here several times last summer and the kids had a great time catching little fish in their... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
sarahaldridge
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UK
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“ducks” (5 reviews)
“stream” (2 reviews)
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Alkham Road, River, Dover, England
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Just stopped in the car park in Kearsney abbey whilst en-route to a restaurant in the area. Having crossed the road into the entrance to the gardens we were pleasantly surprised to discover this delightful area. A walk along the side of the river took...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We came here several times last summer and the kids had a great time catching little fish in their nets. We visited again on 13th August this year and was really disappointed to find there was no water in the stream. A lady told us...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Took the grandchildren there for a picnic .Found there was a lovely lake with visible fish and copious amounts of ducks .Also a small children's play area. Children loved it. Also has 4 Tennis courts, although not up and running yet!

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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

An absolutely beautiful place to have a pic NIC on a nice summers day. Only one down side to this place is that it's unsuitable for a buggy. If you have children that are walking then go.... Gorgeous!

Thank tripski14
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

These are our nearest park and inverse the years together with Kearsney Abbey across the road we've visited many many times. The kids loved it, fed the ducks, enjoyed the swings, climbed the mountain, cycled their bikes etc. Soon there are going to be a...More

Thank Mike P
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We enjoyed a short walk over the oriental style bridges in this water garden looking at the ducks. Cool, quiet, relaxing and free.

Thank purpleTerry
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

lovely grounds, river, small water falls, bridges, playground, tennis courts, dogs on leads. good for pond dipping, small car park, parking on road ok

Thank crazycook2015
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The children got drenched fishing for little fish with nets and buckets. There is a play park, tennis courts and a shallow stream for the fishing. Just a nice easy and free day out. Even the parking was free. Two thumbs up. Over the road...More

Thank LozzaHar
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I love this place not only for myself but to visit with family and friends.It's a beautiful part of Dover and it's always kept and maintained beautifully.Definatlely one of my favourite places to visit.

Thank Laura R
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent for mums to meet up with their children and a worthwhile visit off the beaten track for tourists Take a picnic and visit one of the most beautiful parts of Dover and one of the most beautiful parks nearest the docks

Thank Ten Four R
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