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Saltwell Park

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A huge green space in the middle of the town

It was several years since I’d been here and on a sunny winters day it still has a lot to offer... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
bdon257
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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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Beautiful green space

This is an excellent landscaped park and must be one of the finest in the uk. Very well kept open... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
saltwellcrem
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E Park Rd, Gateshead NE9 5AX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was several years since I’d been here and on a sunny winters day it still has a lot to offer. The park was popular with walkers and people with young children too. The mature trees and shrubs form a structure and the beds were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bdon257
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an excellent landscaped park and must be one of the finest in the uk. Very well kept open green spaces interspersed with areas of interest. Age defined play areas for the children, a pets corner and boating lake.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank saltwellcrem
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful Saltwell park, a great place to spend the day. Beautiful boating lake, gardens, great places for kids. An amazing maze , go in the summer and enjoy brass bands playing from the band stand. Lots of food options as well as cafe, ice cream...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pauline w
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An awesome park to visit on a warm summer day. From the open top field area brilliant for that game of rounders, to the tennis courts, 5 a side football courts, bowling greens flower gardens, you are spoilt for choice. Feed the ducks on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank robdB1020AG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used to be a lovely park and place to walk but going down hill. Over grown grass, bins overflowing, rubbish dumped. It’s a shame really because it’s a lovely big park with play area (needs some repairing and graffiti removed), lovely big lake and basketball...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sayyyyywhattttt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Usually visit several times a year. It's a beautiful park with lots to do. My grandson always has to have a ride on the Thomas train and this summer we took our granddaughter on the paddle boats. Well worth a visit any time of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jancee1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After having lunch on Saturday at the also local Lunch King on Durham Road, Low Fell, I was taken aback to be charged the same price for a jacket potato, a generous amount of tuna, fresh salad and homemade coleslaw as I was for a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank alberqueque
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great place lots of things to do especially play football in the cages around the lake ⚽️🏞.Good for hide and seek good maze too as well as climbing trees.🌲🌳

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank georgewwood
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

It's a disgrace that people think they can let their dogs run free when the park is for children not a toilet for dogs. Bring back the parkies, they used to keep everything in order years ago. The park has an area for dogs but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank flojo186394
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

I like this place because of the wildlife. You can also feed the ducks. It also has two parks one for small children and the other one for bigger children. It has a football pitch too. There is a little train that you can ride....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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pamela084
August 30, 2018|
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Response from ro53sm | Reviewed this property |
Bit tough, try the avenues nearby , about 5 min walk. No normal parking
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Veronica D
May 26, 2018|
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Response from VonoRono | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking next to anything within the park as the only public access is to the public car park. there are a limited number of spaces in the south of the park off EAST PARK ROAD, have a look on google earth to find... More
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bevboo24
May 24, 2018|
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Response from Gilliano1965 | Reviewed this property |
We went the last Bank holiday Monday & there was bouncy castles,& a fire engine there. Not sure if they have special events planned. Maybe look on their website for information.
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