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Princess Royal Square

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Address: Beach Road, Weston super Mare, England
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Recently refurbished area with a big dipper and carousel and fountain with shelterd seating area near the seafront and grand pier.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 27, 2014
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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English first
Bristol, United Kingdom
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155 reviews 155 reviews
42 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Recently refurbished area with a big dipper and carousel and fountain with shelterd seating area near the seafront and grand pier.

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The square as a great atomsphere with the children play in the foundation and the area is very clean, the chip shop on the corner is a prefect way to sit and enjoy

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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216 reviews 216 reviews
80 attraction reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I often walk home from work this way and I understand what the planners were trying to achieve by opening up this area and it is an improvement on the previous traffic island. There is now much more pedestrian area, and quite a lot of seating, and the views from the nearby cafes are somewhat better. It is a pity... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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286 reviews 286 reviews
105 attraction reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I assumed this was a pedestrian area but you do have to be careful busses also use this space which is a shame because on a sunny day this paved area would be quite a pleasant place to sit and while away an hour or two

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
23 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Lovely views of the beach but the seating area is dismal. Could be better but it is used for good events.

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Polesworth, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

+ place to sit nicely laid out. - seagulls after all the food. Screaming kids in the fountain when the beach is over the road.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

After living through the whole sea front reconstruction in recent years it's a shame this area has not matched my expectations. It already feels grubby, tired and down at heel. Sat here in blazing sunshine with kids for an ice-cream and takeaway coffee - but did not enjoy it.

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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124 reviews 124 reviews
77 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

This square (locally still known as Pier Square) is far too crowded with queues in the fish'n'chip shop, people sitting and eating, greasy food wrappers, greasy pavement, and the pedestrian crossing takes ages for the lights to change so we wait several minutes to cross to the pier.

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Pembroke, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

We spent most of our days around this area.....we loved watching the activities...there were plenty of places to eat we watched the Harley Davidson motor bikes ...and the Red Bull Motor cross

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Love the new look, especially now the planting has matured! Lovely to sit around the fountain, plenty of seating and suitable for all the family!

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