We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Lovely place to relax!

Wonderfully maintained gardens, perfect to relax in on a summers day! The river always looks... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Shanice S
Relaxed and clean

Wasn't expecting much but thought would be a good idea for a rest of walking around. Exceeded... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mike s
Read all 796 reviews
340
All photos (340)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the river”(242 reviews)
“flower beds”(23 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
20°
12°
Aug
17°
10°
Sep
13°
Oct
Contact
Westgate Grove, Canterbury CT1 2BQ, England
Website
+44 1227 475202
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Canterbury
from USD 12.93
More Info
Reviews (796)
Filter reviews
664 results
Traveller rating
389
231
39
3
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
389
231
39
3
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsthe riverflower bedsspring and summerriverside walkbeautiful flowerslovely walkwell maintained gardensfull bloomcity centresunny dayhigh streetvisit canterburypicnicducksbenchesplantingpunts
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 664 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderfully maintained gardens, perfect to relax in on a summers day! The river always looks lovely, and the gardens are always clean!

Thank Shanice S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wasn't expecting much but thought would be a good idea for a rest of walking around. Exceeded expectations, lovely setting on a sunny day, quiet and very clean. Perfect.

Thank mike s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely walk and views around the gardens and and the peaceful river. Followed by a lovely cool outdoors drink by The Pound public House.

Thank Mick R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very peasant and well cared for gardens just outside the city walls. A lovely quiet spot offering tranquillity.

Thank Ronnie90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is lovely. It’s that spot of green amongst cobblestone road and old buildings. Lovely place for a stroll or go punting.

Thank Joy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The garden is perfect for a break and picnic when visiting the charming and historical Canterbury! worth it!!

Thank Marina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stunning place to have lunch, lots of birds flying around from tree to tree, lots of bins, a lovely little stream so sit by and relax, lots of well kept trees

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A gorgeous and tranquil place. Perfect for a river walk whatever time of year and whatever the weather.

Thank Discolew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely sunny stroll through here today. Flowers were lovely. River running through it was peaceful. Absolutely lovely.

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely place to sit and watch the world go by! We did Punting from here and it was so relaxing. A must do in the Summer months

Thank ShellyH79
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Stef H
30 March 2018|
Answer
Response from Ian P | Reviewed this property |
I don’t see no reason why you can’t
0
Votes
JennyEve
28 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Jaqueline S | Reviewed this property |
Hi flat, can opt in and out of length of walk
1
Vote
April E
31 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Monchylavender | Reviewed this property |
There are about three Park and Ride parks around Canterbury and I would suggest using one of these. Canterbury is easy to walk around but not easy to park actually in the city. Using the Park and Ride solves that problem and... More
1
Vote