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Beautifully kept

The council do an excellent job, keeping the park pretty and clean, not sure how they do it really... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Brian W
Retford, United Kingdom
The best playpark

Kings Park has the best play park for young children. There are the normal swings and slides and... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“sand pit”(6 reviews)
“flower beds”(5 reviews)
“splash area”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Chancery Lane, Retford DN22 6DF, England
+44 1909 533250
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

The council do an excellent job, keeping the park pretty and clean, not sure how they do it really to say its in the centre of a town, maybe people appreciate al the effort and use the rubbish bins or take the junk home to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brian W
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Kings Park has the best play park for young children. There are the normal swings and slides and climbing frames but there is also a water park with fountains and sprays and a huge sand pit. For adults there are plenty of benches and picnic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank The_Rochdalien
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We visited the park with our two grandchildren who are 4 and 7 on Saturday and had a lovely time. It is so well maintained and the water park is lovely, we spent several hours and the girls didn't want to leave.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnandmaggie148
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This is a lovely beautiful park. We first had a wander round it while we were looking around Retford, before we committed to buy a house, just over three ago. We both loved it, as did our dogs. We had a good walk round and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely little park. I travel all over looking for places to take my grandchildren & I’ve yet to find anywhere as good as Retford. And it’s free. The splash park, sandy area & playpark are ideal for 1-12 year olds. It does...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank lesleyh666
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Both me and my wife have our lunch on the park most Saturdays after we have done the shopping, they are one of the best maintained gardens I've seen. We come in on our mobility scooters find a nice quiet spot and watch the world...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Art1407
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Beautiful park with the river Idle flowing through, splash park and playground for the children. Green Flag Award

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ncc1947
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing! Beautiful park for dog walks and picnics with a lovely river flowing through it where a lot of people seem to be doing natural swimming 🏊‍♀️ beautifully kept flower beds which are a sight on their own. Then there is the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank beckyloveslondon
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Nobody can fail to be happy with taking a little walk through this delightful park. It is very well looked after

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank janwT2714TR
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Kings park is a gem in Retford. With the formal planted gardens to the kids Water park, Play park. The Skate ramp, Football and basketball court. Not forgetting the bandstand and the wide open grassed areas to do as you please (within reason). There is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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28 July 2017|
Response from dj_dannix | Reviewed this property |
Not specifically for the park , no, but there are pay & display car parks very close by on Chancery Lane, Bridgegate and West Street.