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“city centre”(21 reviews)
This park is perfect for the whole family since it offers everything from children play equipment and basketball to tennis courts and picnic areas.
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Terry Avenue, York YO23 1JQ, England
+44 1904 613161
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Reviewed 3 days ago

On a lovely summer day walking by the river, a detour into the park proved to be a real treat. Following the recent rain, everything looked green and lush and the view across the pond to the tearoom was lovely. And as a bonus -...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

We make a point of walking through this lovely park on our way out of town to the racecourse. It is serene and beautiful and very well looked after. There are lots of ducks, geese and other birds on the water and some of the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank OfftheirP
Reviewed July 8, 2019

Lovely to wander in the peaceful setting admiring the flora & forna & the ducks & geese on the various lakes or just to sit & take it all in the peace & beauty outside the bustle of the city

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 20, 2019

Stopped at CMC site. For five nights Good site with lovely wardens.,Great access to York centre. Would recommend although need to book well in advance .

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Shirley R
Reviewed June 2, 2019

a lovely area, and a modern bridge in which to cross over if needed, there was tennis courts and a skate park, and its close to the river that leads into the centre of york, easy to get your bearings

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Peachmelba1972
Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

Very nice site, very friendly staff good clean facility’s. Just a 10 minute stroll along the river is the centre of York full of shops, Yorkminster lots to do and see in and around York I had never been before but I will be back...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank dangould
Reviewed May 20, 2019

Not sure why but the normal landscape of green has now been replaced with a covering of white - and no its not snow - its daisies ! I don't know whether or not it is an attempt by the council to rid the place...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank OldBill2
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

Had a walk through the park with our dog Lots of hissing geese , ducks and doves Very well kept park and lovely children’s play area I noticed a few reviews had mentioned about dog poo I did not see any although geese and duck...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank JillThompson02
Reviewed May 5, 2019

Donated to respect the sacrifice of Rowntree workers in the 1st world War and kept in good condition. a large area. it allows dogs but only on a lead (unfortunately) and its within walking distance of the town

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Geoff L
Reviewed April 30, 2019

We were staying a the caravan park next door and decided to visit. This is a hidden gem in the outskirts of the city. The tea room was interesting and the grounds cared for and loved.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kim H
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April 24, 2019|
Response from mally308 | Reviewed this property |
A few decent tennis courts but they have a code lock so you would need a temporary membership from the park / council. No idea on cost I’m afraid
January 13, 2019|
Response from 719charlottem | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about off lead but it is a nice walk for dogs!
Emma M
July 17, 2018|
Response from J B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t know. Perhaps go on the York Council site under ‘parks and gardens ‘