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Tewinkle Park

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Address: 970 Arlington Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-5639
Phone Number: (714) 754-5223
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Revisit: Clean and orderly

I revisited the park. Great picinic area. The bathrooms were clean and the plumbing worked. It is a large park. The shelters are far apart so that you cannot hear any music or... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
santamonican
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Tustin, CA 92782
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Tustin, CA 92782
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I revisited the park. Great picinic area. The bathrooms were clean and the plumbing worked. It is a large park. The shelters are far apart so that you cannot hear any music or noise from the other shelters. Even though the temperature was 78 degrees F, there was a beautiful breeze all the time and if felt cold under the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

I had gone with friends to a baby shower, out to several restaurants. Several days later I'd had to put all my personal belongings in a self storage in June 2012. I had been homeless for a week, so just to relax,before staying in a motel nearby. Tewinkle Park was nearby. It's a beautiful park. My dates aren't apart of... More 

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Thank Debra M
Costa Mesa, California
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Get there early and you'll love the peace and quiet. It gets crowded later but before 10 am is very nice. Take the kids and let them place on the big playground area. Nice areas to walk and see the ponds and the ducks.

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Thank RuggieM
brenagain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

This park has a great play place and bathrooms. There is a lake here as well. We had a party here and there was natural shade under the trees. There are some prime locations here.

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Thank brenagain
Fountain Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Tewinkle Park is a nice 49-acre park, good for walking or picnicking, and has a nice playground for children. You can walk your dogs on leash here or take them to the dog park across the road where the dogs where they can play off leash in separate fenced areas for large and small dogs. There are ducks and geese... More 

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Thank CalifDogLover
Huntington Beach, California
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

This park has some pleasant duck filled ponds, waterfalls and a great play area. There is a pine tree covered hill in the center that gave me the feeling I was hiking on a mountain path. My kids really liked this park and can't wait to go back. On the weekends there are lots of birthday parties in the park.... More 

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Thank panamint-bob
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Tewinkle Park is a great place to take kids there are several ponds with ducks and geese. A very nice place to walk its well maintained, or across the street are tennis courts

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Thank kim h
Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Our seniors club has a potluck picnic there every year in September. We reserve the canopied party area $35 fee. It works really well for us, as the bathrooms are close and it is handicap friendly to park and walk there. There is a very nice play area children. Parking is free and no entry fee to use the park.

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Thank Myrna B
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Tewinkle is a pleasant park across from the Orange County fairgrounds which makes it a perfect venue for a pre or post picnic for the fair or tailgate for a concert. Strategy: get magnificent take out from Taco Mesa nearby and dine at a covered table in the park.

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Thank Mike K
Costa Mesa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

This is a fine municipal park. There are picnic tables, BBQ grills, a small playground, a man-made lake with water fowl, and plenty of greenery. Virtually every weekend in the summer, there's a wedding party here getting their pictures taken. There's horse stables across the street, so every now and then you will hear a whinny.

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