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Grosvenor & Hilbert Park

The Lodge Auckland Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2HU, England
+44 1892 554031
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Large Park With Plenty for Everyone

I have known this park for over 40 years - It has improved greatly over the last 15 years, with a... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
Chrissie147
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
A pleasant Diversion

The park has been thoughtfully renovated and looks good now. A pleasant route into the town centre... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2017
PoshSod
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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Grosvenor and Hilbert Park, which is made up of Grosvenor Recreation Ground (the towns oldest public park) and Hilbert Park still contains some original historic features (such as the dripping wells and Marnock Lake). These original features have recently been refurbished thanks to Heritage Lottery and Big Lottery Funds.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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The Lodge Auckland Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2HU, England
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+44 1892 554031
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

I have known this park for over 40 years - It has improved greatly over the last 15 years, with a great adventure playground catering for small and not so small Children. A great community of dog owners meet hear regularly and there is a...More

Thank Chrissie147
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

The park has been thoughtfully renovated and looks good now. A pleasant route into the town centre is achievable and in summer is well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This fab Victorian place has been given a makeover. Come and see the old lake - the new hub for light refreshments and the chalybeate ponds with walkways.

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Since the lottery funding and all the work continually put in by the volunteers this park is a great asset to the town. Its great for walking the dog, has a brilliant childrens play area, and has entrances from all sides so very easy to...More

Thank Helen W
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

It takes great little cafe in Grosvenor Rec, friendly and always open. To top it all it has herbal teas and lots of vegan snacks such as hummus chips or hazelnut wafers, ice lollies.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We use this park all the time. It's great for little kiddies and big ones too. Only slight downer is cafe could be better, but at least there is one!

Thank Cez1980
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Very large local Park, nice little Cafe. A meeting place for local dog walkers and the Adventure Playground is great for Children of All ages.

Thank Chrissie147
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We were really impressed with this park. We went with our young grandsons and they loved the imaginative play area with adventure equipment as well as the more traditional swings and slides. We did the Brass Rubbing Trail using leaflets picked up in the very...More

1  Thank Elizabeth E
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

A lot of restoration work has made this a really interesting park to explore. The woodland areas are particularly worth a visit

Thank Juvr
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Great day out with the family! Would really recommend to others! Easter weekend was busy, weather was okay. Great day out!

Thank Mary J
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