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Hidden Gem of loveliness

Although I've been to Whitby for many years, we'd never taken more than an occasional walk through... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
fi_roaming
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Great for families, but not for dogs.

We've been years ago when the children were small and it is a great place for them to play. There... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Samantha A
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Pannet Park, Whitby YO21 1RE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Although I've been to Whitby for many years, we'd never taken more than an occasional walk through here. Our accommodation this time was overlooking the park and we have spent a lot of time exploring and sitting here this week. The weather's been welcome and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank fi_roaming
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been years ago when the children were small and it is a great place for them to play. There is a nice cafe and places to sit and enjoy the scenery. We were going to go this year, but have a dog now and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Samantha A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well kept park with some lovely views. Good place for a wander, especially if you are visiting the museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Some_Brits
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

I visited in February so not many flowers to see, but the staff had obviously been busy tidying all the beds and grassy areas. Plenty of litter bins and seating dotted around, a couple of shelters too. The park is spread over a hillside with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marymary27
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

A bitterly cold wind with sleet in the air, we didn't dally but this municipal park was impressive given the time of year.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JanChesterfield
Reviewed January 22, 2019

Pannett Park is well cared for and easy to find. It is built on a hill but everything in Whitby is on one hill or another. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gwen P
Reviewed December 12, 2018

This park is always full of wonderful plants. Lots to see with it sunken Italian garden, plants birds and squirrels. An oasis of peace in the middle of a busy town.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paula R
Reviewed December 6, 2018

This park is absolutely superb and has a very good children area, with lots of different games, the them being the sea and marine animals.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roselyneparker
Reviewed November 26, 2018

A lovely well kept park with good views and wood carvings. Small children's play area. There's also a museum attached.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed October 29, 2018

What a lovely place Pannett Park is. The grounds are so well maintained especially the flower clock and the children’s playground is absolutely superb. Ten out of ten.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ted W
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August 7, 2018|
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Response from southdevonfoodie | Reviewed this property |
Only tree cover. There is a pergola by the pond, but nothing that offers full cover.
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philsykesemail
May 22, 2018|
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Response from alexadams62 | Reviewed this property |
The Pannett park in Whitby does have a café in it since the café is in the museum itself. The Park does not have car park the nearest car park from the park is the leisure centre
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