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Burgers Park

Jacob Mare St. between Van der Walt and Andries Sts., Pretoria, South Africa
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Park in the city

Burger's Park was once an extremely relaxing spot, within walking distance from the city but its... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2018
bella20182018
Not worth a special trip

Firstly, I must correct the factual inaccuracy of reviews below that say this park is in Sunnyside... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
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Across from Melrose House, these exquisite and fragrant gardens boast a restaurant in a renovated Victorian home.
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good32%
  • Average37%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
Feb 8, 2018
“Park in the city”
Jan 23, 2018
“Not worth a special trip”
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Jacob Mare St. between Van der Walt and Andries Sts., Pretoria, South Africa
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Reviewed February 8, 2018

Burger's Park was once an extremely relaxing spot, within walking distance from the city but its now so busy with minibus taxi's and vagrants streaming through that I am not sure how safe it is these days

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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Firstly, I must correct the factual inaccuracy of reviews below that say this park is in Sunnyside and therefore isn’t safe; it isn’t in Sunnyside. My partner grew up in Pretoria and confirms this. Or you could check a map. But anyway, the area around...More

Thank sfuhere
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

This park is centrally located and accessible to most visitors, including those who do not drive. With the city weather always warm, this park is ideal for picnics all year round.

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Reviewed November 3, 2017

The lay out of the garden and design of the buildings reminds of an era gone by. Also gone by is the cleanliness of the park. Littering!!!

Thank kdgarlipp
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Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

I love the park, still a little bit room for improvement but in general very good, can almost compare to the company gardens in Cape Town.

Thank marius222
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Reviewed September 15, 2016

Outside and around the corner from The Park Lodge, is the old but still elegant Burgers Park with its ever green slush laws and breath-taking flower beds, trees and park benches. This “mini botanical garden” serves as an out-door “lovers paradise.”

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Reviewed April 18, 2016

Very well maintained park. this was my first time in PTA and my hubby took me there to relax with a burger at "BURGERS PARK". after a long days walk with heels. This made up for my sore feet. Cause I was really upset to...More

Thank memorymouers
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Reviewed March 8, 2016

I came across this park completely by chance after a walk round the city centre and on my way back to the Gautrain station. Quite a large park and for one that is publicly maintained I was very impressed with it. There are some nice...More

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Reviewed January 19, 2016

A great palce to relax and have a picnic,you will meet different kinds of people and animals.I hate the burgers and people who come to preach while you are trying to relax,i also hate those couples that wants to do things you need a room...More

1  Thank Sarina2016
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Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

We were driving in the cahotich trafic of pretoria when we decided just to leave the car and take a break, this park just crossed up in our way, but it was a very nice surpise, very clean and calm, full of flowers, like if...More

Thank Pepusina
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