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Sunken Gardens and North Pier

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Like much in Northern Ireland - small but pleasant.

There's not much to go out of your way to see in the small garden but to sit for a while, then take... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2016
Belfast, United Kingdom
Lovely - but not in dull april

This is a lovely place - and on a sunny day, with a wee picnic and a flask, would be a great place... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2016
Alloa, United Kingdom
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Mar 25, 2017
“A Lovely walk!”
Jan 27, 2017
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Visiting Bangor, you cannot miss the Marina which runs from the bottom of Main Street right round to Pickie Fun Park.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Having replace Laird's boats and the beachfront these sunken gardens are simply a pathway to the coastal path.no more

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank E1209AWjohn
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I'm finding it difficult to appreciate what I found in what I assume is the sunken garden. There is no signage for this feature as you walk along the North Pier, at least I didn't see any, so where is it actually? I cound a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank John A
Reviewed 1 May 2016

There's not much to go out of your way to see in the small garden but to sit for a while, then take a walk around the pier is a pleasant way to spend an hour on a sunny day. Like so many places, it...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

This is a lovely place - and on a sunny day, with a wee picnic and a flask, would be a great place to sit for a while. However, on a dull April afternoon, it was too cold to linger. Perhaps if it was a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank DavidC856
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Such beautiful scenery, if only guaranteed the weather. When the sun is shining you could almost feel your in the continent.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Faith_babes
Reviewed 13 October 2014

I didn't realise Bangor had sunken gardens so I was excited at the prospect of visiting them. When I got there I couldn't help but feel a little disappointed at the concreted area that is known as the gardens. I thought at first it was...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Storyteller802702
Reviewed 23 January 2014

I wouldn't call the garden "sunken", but it is a bit below street level. There are a few seats to relax on, and watch Bangor going by. On my visit, loads of people, mainly families, were strolling along from the garden down the pier. It...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank letterkennycaint
Reviewed 30 August 2012

The sunken gardens as it used to be called was beautiful, but now its only seats positioned on concrete not really worth while. Not really worth a look at. The north Pier or what's left of it when it had the wooden end on it,...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank malcolm1959
Reviewed 7 June 2012

What a super spot to collapse into after visiting the great shopping on the Main Street. It can be hard to leave here as it is so restful and offering a nice view of the Main and High Streets. Near to parking a good stop...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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