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“nice park” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro)

Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro)
Between C. Alfonso XII and Avenida de Menendez Pelayo, Madrid, Spain (Retiro)
2012-05
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Peaceful urban park centered around a beautiful lake.
Useful Information: Activities for young children
Miami, Florida
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“nice park”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Big par, nicely kept. There is a lake in the middle very nice where the kids to get a ittle paddle boat and row, nice area.
Gardens are nice as well.
Peacefull.

Visited December 2013
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“The best place in Madrid”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

oh man my friend and I loved this place. we are not big fans of parks but somehow we went to this park every day !! its huge !!! you can relax and walk around

Visited December 2013
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“The perfect place to relax”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

You can do everything in the parc. We wandered around, rowed with a boat and just relaxed. Wonderful parc!

Visited May 2013
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“You cant miss this”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

What a park, rowing lake, street performers, beautiful trees and plants with great buildings and even an art gallery. Stop for coffee and soak it all in :)

Visited January 2014
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“Nice park, good acreage...triffic churros. Get thee there”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Nice family ambience. Great architectural piece, palace of steel or summat. You can rent boat and row on lakeorhave bag of nuts on leisurely waterside stroll. Go to cafe there for obligatory chocolate and churros. Cool performing street artists beside central man made lake .

Visited January 2014
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