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A gem

This park is unique. A brackish pond is the centrepiece.. watch for a while to see the gulls... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MURPHYTHEWONDERDOG
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Dublin, Ireland
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Amazing park

I would strongly recommend a visit to Blackrock Park, it’s really looking great these days. The... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
Claire M
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Phoenix
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2 weeks ago
“A gem”
Jun 26, 2018
“Amazing park ”
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Sandy Lane | Community Centre, Blackrock, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park is unique. A brackish pond is the centrepiece.. watch for a while to see the gulls snatch crab and mussels. Walk the perimeter and chat to locals. Cross the bridge over the dart to a hidden gem of the best view od Dublin....More

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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

I would strongly recommend a visit to Blackrock Park, it’s really looking great these days. The local community clearly put a lot of effort and pride into their park. It’s great for the kids too.

Thank Claire M
Reviewed March 16, 2018

Beautiful park with a large lake and a great hill for sleighing. Would highly recommend the playground beside booterstown dart station

Thank Eoin J
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

I love this park,the view is superb. It is in the heart of black rock,easy to reach,it has a playground,not big but good for little children. It has a pond with ducks and even swans sometimes. It is a relaxing place to take a stroll,do...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed December 20, 2017

Blackrock Park doesn't look like the attached photograph. It has an amphitheatre with an island stage which has not been used for years. There is a (recently renovated) bandstand which is rarely used even in the summer. The pond is attractive with swans, seagulls and...More

Thank Vincent D
Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

It is regrettable that this fantastic facility is neglected. The Victorian infrastructure inherited by the local authority is slowly but surely disintegrating. The band stand should be restored as a starting point.

Thank Brendan J
Reviewed December 10, 2017

Very small park with some history to it. Sometimes their is a volunteer that discusses the history of the place. The Peace Fountain in the pond was constructed in 1986 to mark International Year for Peace. It takes about 20 minutes to walk around the...More

Thank baker375f
Reviewed October 3, 2017

I love this park. It extends right up to Booterstown and has the most gorgeous little pond with a little cabin and ducks and swans. It runs along the coast so one has a view of passing trains as well as the sea. There are...More

Thank furtadoselma
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Went to take some photo for an event lovely little park with a fantastic pond only need some more sating areas and it would be perfect.

Thank KenHeffernan
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

The park has improved greatly in recent years with constant changes to make visitors experience better. The lake is full of ducks and swans which is a good way to kill a few minutes with kids. There is also a cool playground which again my...More

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