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Learn Green Bowling in a really lovely setting at the rear of the park, Six afternoons a week will generally find s member who will show you the rudiments of the game FREE of charge and even make you cup of tea !
Ian, the park keeper, works really hard to keep the park free of rubbish. Nice local green space. Toilets are just for the desperate. Cafe has limited offerings but their canned drinks are always super cold.
This park is nicely maintained. There are tennis courts, a small cafe and children's play area with little paddling pool. The park links several areas of Beckenham so is a nice alternative to walking along the streets.
Croydon Road rec' gave a lovely view out of the window of the wards of the old Beckenham hospital 'laying' in wards.
It was the site of the bandstand where Bowie once played.
We used the rec as our home football pitch
It's a nice open space good on sunny days or to take the dog for a walk. If you're coming to Beckenham from elsewhere for some slightly cleaner suburban air I would recommend Kelsey Park instead, which is only 5 mins walk away from Croydon...More
Nightmare to anywhere near to entrance on Bonfire night. Had to park half a mile away and we arrived 30mins before start of fireworks.
Fairground rides were fun for my 2 year old.
Lots of oblivious parents letting their kids wave dangerous plastic objects everywhere,...More
Croydon Road Rec. is a lovely large local park with good facilities and something to offer all ages. It is well-kept and maintained; there are big green open spaces and lots of trees; tennis courts; children's play ground; an outdoor paddling pool for kids in...More
A nice, green space. Quiet in the week during school term time.
A good cut though to Beckenham High Street avoiding all the traffic fumes on Croydon Road. Agree with Martin B about Bowie bandstand, it would be nice to see it used more at...More