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South and North Marine Parks

South Shields, England
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A lovely day out.

Feed the ducks. Take a ride on the little steam train. Great play parks. Pedal on a swan boat on... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
PollyJayne
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South Shields, United Kingdom
Beautiful scenery and landmarks

I have lived here all my life, and our parks have gone from strength to strength, catering for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Valerie D
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South Shields, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“boating lake” (95 reviews)
“steam train” (50 reviews)
“lovely park” (36 reviews)
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South Shields, England
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"boating lake"
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"steam train"
in 50 reviews
"lovely park"
in 36 reviews
"miniature railway"
in 25 reviews
"ice cream"
in 38 reviews
"flower beds"
in 12 reviews
"mini train"
in 11 reviews
"pedal boats"
in 10 reviews
"band stand"
in 9 reviews
"feeding the ducks"
in 7 reviews
"play area"
in 24 reviews
"putting green"
in 6 reviews
"round the lake"
in 5 reviews
"plenty of seats"
in 5 reviews
"train ride"
in 7 reviews
"sea front"
in 19 reviews
"across the road"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Feed the ducks. Take a ride on the little steam train. Great play parks. Pedal on a swan boat on the lake. Lovely walks. Ice cream. Perfect.

Thank PollyJayne
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have lived here all my life, and our parks have gone from strength to strength, catering for families, couples or if a person just wants to stroll we have it all.the parks are lovely and play areas for children are ultra modern, there is...More

Thank Valerie D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely green space, full of families and couples. Felt very safe (as long as you don't get in front of the train!)

Thank AlwaysPlanningCarrie
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely park with lots to see! Have a walk, ride in the pedals or kids can have a go on the little train’ relax afterwards with coffee or ice cream.

Thank Linda T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to visit, good play park, clean lake and lovely scenery, close to the seafront and restaurants

Thank JakPom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Across the road from the beach these parks make a tranquil break from the more usual seaside attractions. Well maintained with plenty of seating in sun or shade if desired under the trees. The boating lake has pedalos for hire and a miniature steam railway...More

Thank earthtravelller
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

South and North Marine parks are nice amenities near the South Shields promenade. The South Marine park is particularly attractive and has been very well designed, with the attractive lake as the main focal point.

Thank johnhouston2
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Called down on a Sunday morning 2weeks ago when my son was down from Scotland with his wife 2children & his mother in law what a lovely park plenty of things for the children to do while we were sitting enjoying the sun lake is...More

Thank NORMA F
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

A lovely time today at both parks. Some quiet contemplation can be had in the tranquil north park. Family fun, model boats, and mini steam trains can be had in the South Park. We really enjoyed our visit to both. A visit to the coast...More

Thank Dr_Waugh
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

it is a beautiful park to walk around (especially in summer). the play areas are great for the children and the views are great for the adults. There is a small train ride which is great for kids too! The only down side is the...More

1  Thank unknowngeordie
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