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Calverley Grounds

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Address: Mount Pleasant Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 1QY, England
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A lovely, spacious park in a busy town

Such a lovely, huge, open space smack in the centre of a bustling town. Perfect for a quick escape, as seen by all the people having picnic lunches in their work break during... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Bozwizard14
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a lovely, huge, open space smack in the centre of a bustling town. Perfect for a quick escape, as seen by all the people having picnic lunches in their work break during warmer months.

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Thank Bozwizard14
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park is a great location for taking a break away from the busy town, the park is well maintained with a lot places to sit and relax. The park however is a different story at night and I would not recommend anyone visiting or walking through it at night as it can be a magnet for people drinking.

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London
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188 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a Toilet and a lady told us to turn next to Sainsbury express, there was a lovely park with toilets and lovely seating round the park, we had our Lunch there and came back later with some ice- creams, a really lovely park.

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Thank RonGLondon
London, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Tunbridge Wells is blessed for greenery and this is a very nice park to stroll through. I found the unusual War Memorial monolith (in the article picture) one of the most interesting I have seen.

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Thank Steve T
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

having a bit of time to kill on a hot summer day I thought I would take a stroll through the Calverly grounds.. I had not been here for quite some time and while still pleasant enough I seem to remember it being better in bygone times.. the cafe is open .. for a while it was closed.. but the... More 

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Liverpool
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41 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Very nice park in the centre of Royal Tunbridge Wells. Lovely grounds, really nice cafe at very reasonable prices.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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67 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Park in the centre of RTW - it's very pretty and has some tennis courts and b'ball courts at the top but no play area for small children. I have heard that this will be built there soon though. One really cool thing is that they sometimes have small music festivals here. There is a cafe in the park and... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

A beautiful park. Spent my childhood playing there, my teenage years getting drunk in it, my childrearing years relaxing in it while the children played, my 40's reading in it and now I take my grandchildren there. It's always well looked after and clean (except perhaps on a Sunday morning when the teenagers have been getting drunk in it. Nothing... More 

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Thank TWLady
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I go here a every few days to throw an American Football round with my brother. It's such a lovely place to go and relax. It's really well kept as well, very clean!

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Thank James T
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51 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We have been to a couple of events here & it is really nice, tonight the park was on the BBC news as there was a bus full of local Olympians there

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