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Perfect for dogs and kids

Lovely park with a big field, pond and play area for kids. They also have a small cafe and picnic... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
emagre
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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The kids favourite park!

The kids love coming here, and are especially fond of the immaculate play areas and the superb... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Juliebubbles
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Barnes Park Rd, Sunderland SR4 7PY, England
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Lovely park with a big field, pond and play area for kids. They also have a small cafe and picnic area. Love this park take my dog nearly everyday now lots of wildlife as well including rabbits and ducks.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank emagre
Reviewed August 25, 2018

The kids love coming here, and are especially fond of the immaculate play areas and the superb wildlife! The baby bunnies have been wonderful to see and we always see the squirrels and ducks. Lovely way to spend an afternoon, lots for the kids to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Juliebubbles
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Fantastically kept park with plenty to do and see for anyone of any age group, lots of fun free things but also a little snack bar for food and drinks.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank glenproctor999
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Spacious and well kept. Look out for events, I was lucky enough to visit on the day the Sunderland Symphony Orchestra were playing in the Bandstand. What a treat and plenty of seating.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank FussyFlossy1
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Free parking which is a plus with plenty of spaces. A reasonably size park with some nice walks and views. Good sized playground for the kids. Park was clean and tidy with the flowers starting to bloom. Little cafe next to car park. A good...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank chynagirl1
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Bad attitude, bad selection, cooks not so keen on replacing food wont go back, another customer complained he was told earlier customers got it grrrr

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank John D
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

A lovely park to wander for a stroll. Plenty of things to look at and still room for a quiet walk along the paths.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank amf21
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Often bring my two grandsons here it’s a lovely park with two play areas and a lovely lake to walk round there’s also a coffee shop to get light snacks

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank lynnylala
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Surprised how big the park was, but it was a very pleasant walk and there was a coffee shop to finish off with a refreshing drink. There was also a van selling snacks where we got a cold bottle of water for 50p bargain

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank John H
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Great for dog walking or even to take young children to play in the 2 parks..coffee shop where you can enjoy a cuppa and sit in the sunshine. Toilets available which also caters for the disabled too. The paths are wide and suitable for wheelchairs...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 455mariei
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