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Greenpoint Park and Biodiversity Garden

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Address: Bay Road, Cape Town Central 8051, South Africa
Description: The urban park was one of the legacy projects of the FIFA World Cup 2010...
The urban park was one of the legacy projects of the FIFA World Cup 2010. The area is adjacent to the Cape Town Stadium and has stunning views of both the stadium as well as Signal Hill. Lovely place to bring the kids to excercise or to have a picnic. It is also a learning experience for young and old. The garden is separated into ‘People and Plants’, ‘Wetlands’ and ‘Discovering Biodiversity’. The park hours are from 7 to 7 with visible security.
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So happy to see taxpayers money being utilized effectively. This park compares with the best in Europe that I have seen. For City dwellers this must be a bit of heaven. Delighted... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

So happy to see taxpayers money being utilized effectively. This park compares with the best in Europe that I have seen. For City dwellers this must be a bit of heaven. Delighted by the friendly staff and groundskeepers, amazed by the effort that has gone into its creation and kudos to the City of CT for keeping it in tip... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Well, it's OK, there's lots of families with dogs and kids, it's a public space where people like to come and get some fresh air...don't go out of your way to see it; I rather walk along the promenade along the ocean.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Green point Park is so popular because they gave done something right this time. There is something for all ages to do and see there and if one doesn't feel like too much hard work.. Pack a picnic basket and have a lazy day in the park.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Get the kids to run, swing and exercise with the various pieces of specialised playground equipment designed for exercising whilst playing in the par.

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Large well tended park close to our hotel (Cape Royale). We visited it for the Greenpoint Park Run (Saturday mornings) and found it was lovely to chill for an hour or two afterwards.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The real benefit of the World Cup was this wonderful garden walk. Take an hour take three or spend the day. Lovely walk near the city and the sea. A great area for picnicking too.

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

lovely place to walk around - ner to promenade and restaurants etc. under utilised so far - def worth a look

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

what a great park! only if all parks were this beautiful! great for a run in the summers or a walk. I have seen many families on picnics there so i am guessing it is a great picnic spot especially because it has lot of kid friendly activities. But you dont need to be a kid to enjoy this park,... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is an awesome garden, so immensely peaceful. Even if full of people on a weekend they are all so chilled and relaxed you find yourself smiling and greeting complete strangers. Kids are crazy for the place and is the perfect venue to get them more knowledgeable about nature.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Firstly, thanks for reading this. My issues are coming on since 2012 and I've finally gotten around to saying something about it. I contacted the city of cape town (they are still the contact entity for the park) just before I got married in 2012 to ask permission to use the park for photos, as security at the park indicated... More 

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Address: Bay Road, Cape Town Central 8051, South Africa
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central

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