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Done the 5K Santa charity dash - loads of fun for young and older. Been doing it a few years now... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter O
What a fabulous park😀

Visited the park today with my daughter and grandchildren Felicity and George , they have been many... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hexham, United Kingdom
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Danson Park, Bexleyheath DA6 8HL, England
+44 1322 526574
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Done the 5K Santa charity dash - loads of fun for young and older. Been doing it a few years now and love it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Peter O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

as per my title, its not the Hyde park, but its great to bring the babies and young kids if you stay in the neighbourhooD. They have a large kids play area, unlike most other small parks

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the park today with my daughter and grandchildren Felicity and George , they have been many times but it was my first time. There was something there for everyone , wish we had this place in Newcastle .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sandiebaby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice for picnics or walks,nice free tennis courts,used to have good festival with many bargains.Nice green space.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ismat A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There is a park run, every Saturday . 5 km , it’s free , all ages, a family event, and doggie friendly. A nice cafe there, to go to after the run, and a pub/restaurant

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sally M
Reviewed 16 January 2019

This park is one of our favorite. Big., nice and clean, plenty of walks, you can do sports, relax and picnics etc.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Misyel85
Reviewed 16 January 2019

It's always lovely to wander round Danson Park. I love the boat lake there are lots of different type of ducks swimming about there are a few Egyptian ducks as well as the normal kind. There is a vast space for everyone to do whatever...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank EW1066
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Great walk around a beautiful park - amazing views and a lovely historical house. This park is definitely worth a visit and a great pub nearly - the stables

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Travel280418
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Came here for a work Christmas do - decor very nice. I had soup for my starter, it was the smallest bowl of soup I’ve ever had. A couple of mouthfuls and it was gone. Mediocre salmon main and the cheesecake for dessert was okay....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tarrara74
Reviewed 11 December 2018

A large park basically the gardens for the big house. The house is beautiful but is now used by the council as a registry office. But is does have a wonderful cafe inside. Space to walk, fishing for minnows for children in the lake, good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank LornaTampling
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29 January 2019|
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Response from EW1066 | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen anyone playing with there own control boats. There are a lot of weeds along the banks although when I was there a few weeks ago it looked like the park keepers were doing a cleaning up job of the bank.
10 July 2018|
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Response from 735royg | Reviewed this property |
It’s always open
Jeylan F
8 July 2018|
Response from Jean O | Reviewed this property |
I know from previous experience I would think that in this wonderful weather the water sprinklers would most definitely be working.