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Riverside Park

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My favourite green space in Southampton

Riverside Park offers great recreational possibilities. I take my dog there whenever I visit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sabra R
Nice riverside walks

Easy to park, this is a very pleasant walk alongside the river. There are many other activities in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
saintsboy12
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 6, 2018

I lived near this part for several years. It is well kept and managed by the park services. Good for running all year round however there may be some flooding by the river in the winter. The crazy golf is fun and reasonably priced. You...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2014

Having loved near here for over a year walking through twice a day I've had plenty of time to observe.....it's great on a sunny day, as long as you're not on your own, when the gangs of bored teenagers can make it a little intimidating...More

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All reviews white swan dog walkers alongside the river bitterne triangle feed the ducks miniature railway cycle path sports pitches low tide afternoon walk lots of play areas large green space great walk walk dogs tennis courts lots of open space whole family
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Riverside Park offers great recreational possibilities. I take my dog there whenever I visit Southampton. It has lots of green space and a river running through it; my dog enjoys a little paddle from one of the gentler banks but manages to resist leaping in...More

Thank Sabra R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to park, this is a very pleasant walk alongside the river. There are many other activities in the park, ideal for the whole family. Well worth a visit

Thank saintsboy12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walk by the river, see the family of black swans & their many white cousins.Super for pedestrians cyclists, dog walkers & families!

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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

A great walk, whether you have a wheelchair, going for a bike ride or just out for a stroll. Perfect if you want to have lunch at the White Swan.

Thank TopTravelerUK
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Riverside Park is a park beside the River Itchen (Duh!), long enough to consider a walk -from The White Swan south to Bitterne Triangle. Mowed grass and paths easily good enough for cyclists or wheelchairs, there is a recreation ground, a narrow gauge railway and...More

Thank benbasing
Reviewed September 1, 2018

great park, lots of space to run the dog of the lead, play areas for children to use are spread throughout the park picnics on the grass during the summer months we love going here, its also a short walk away from my home which...More

Thank Teresa V
Reviewed August 12, 2018

By going to Riverside one can witness the Swans both mute and Black swans, they provide lots of photography opportunities. There are things for children to do. Every there is a lovely display of crocus. A great place to walk the dog and there is...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Lovely park by the River Itchen. Lots of space for the kids, dogs and adults. Plenty of grassland too.

Thank saradavies2017
Reviewed May 26, 2018

Firstly Riverside Park has a lot going for it.There are a number of paths throughout the park which are generally in a good condition and mostly flat. There are 3 car parks, big areas of grass for picnics, games and just running about.The main path...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed May 15, 2018

Lots of play areas for children, including a skate park. You can walk all along the river. Lots of places to sit and plenty of free parking.

Thank Gail G
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Response from Helen H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, of course. There's just one fenced area by the school where they aren't allowed and it's probably just common decency not to let them foul on the pitch & put, cricket and football pitches
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