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Westgate Gardens

Westgate Grove, Canterbury CT1 2BQ, England
+44 1227 475202
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Beautiful walk & you can continue for miles

Westgate gardens are simply beautiful. All of the different colours in the flowers and the river... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Alice A
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London, United Kingdom
Very pleasant gardens in the centre of Canterbury.

The gardens which are on both sides of one of the two channels of the River Stour feature a herb... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
ruralrider2015
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Hollingbourne, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“the river” (231 reviews)
“flower beds” (23 reviews)
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Westgate Grove, Canterbury CT1 2BQ, England
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+44 1227 475202
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Westgate gardens are simply beautiful. All of the different colours in the flowers and the river that runs through it make for a wonderful Sunday morning walk. We continued walking along the river for a few miles before turning back. The scenery changes but everywhere...More

Thank Alice A
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The gardens which are on both sides of one of the two channels of the River Stour feature a herb garden which is well worth a visit.

Thank ruralrider2015
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Lovely gardens and so peaceful to,watch the punts go by, a really lovely holiday feeling and great for relaxation by ththe river, take a seat or stroll through the gardens. A wond Raul asset for Canterbury

Thank paulinevpope
Reviewed 25 June 2017

A very pretty garden walk and absolutely wonderful on a sunny summers day. Nice and quiet tucked away from the hub bub of the city centre

Thank jennyeales2016
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

It's not as big as I expected but it was worth a visit. It was absolutely beautiful with the river running along the garden.

Thank Jeanaej
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Just outside the Westgate Towers and along the Great Stour River are the Westgate Garden. They are accessible either via a walkway or by taking a punt ride down the river. Depending upon the time of year this areas will be decked out in flowers...More

Thank RLWOrangePark
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Beautiful paths winding around the gardens, with some stunning borders. Just before entering from the bridge there is a sculpture in the river, which is very clever. Lovely play area for the kids, Boats punting along the river and old buildings to look at. Can...More

Thank BargeeGirl
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Very nice to walk here and look at the local "Venezian shippers". Take the time for a lazy afternoon in the great gardens.

Thank Xavier S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Very pleasant and quiet surroundings on the river. Worth a visit to watch the world go by. Pretty flower beds all around.

Thank kimmy12CambridgeUK
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Always well maintained and bursting with beauty. I love walking by Westgate Gardens and it cheers me up.

Thank sweetpea1008
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April E
31 May 2017|
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Response from Kelly J | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is very cheap as well
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Shahida R
1 May 2017|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
it is within the city so plenty of transport
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Kelly J
27 March 2017|
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Response from Shane W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Dogs are allowed, there is a council pay and display at both ends and there are a few cafes relatively close by in the town centre.
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