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Folk Museum full of local interest

We went on a rather damp day so did not walk in the park as much as we would otherwise have done... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dereham, United Kingdom
Nice park and more

It turned out to be a bit hard to find in the car and there is more than one way in and more than... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
via mobile
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Saumarez Road, Castel GY5 7UJ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a lot to beat a visit here Beautuful rose garden Fab childrens park Tranquille pond and pergola Walk ways are fab Do not miss this beautiful park all seasons Cafe open year round

Thank annebJ1015LZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a rather damp day so did not walk in the park as much as we would otherwise have done. However you need to walk a little way as the car park is in front of the main house. This is a fine...More

Thank Adam181
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Quiet and peaceful park to walk through. There is a very nice cafe for lunch. The children's play area was popular. Lots of bird life around the lake. Very nice!

Thank Alison A
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

It turned out to be a bit hard to find in the car and there is more than one way in and more than one car park. The park itself is very nice, big open green space + a play area for children & the...More

Thank Nick14541
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We visited as part of a pleasant walk from Cobo Bay. The park itself has some attractive gardens and features, and the Folk Museum is well worth a visit. It's NT, so if you have your (UK) NT card, you can get in free. The...More

Thank happy_hobbit
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Lovely clean park and as a visitor of to Guernsey, Donkey Derby is a great day out for all! Parking nearby, children's play-area.

Thank jerseybean2018
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This activity is relatively new and provides exciting play for children of all ages! Excellent play but not really easy for wheels, either pushchair or wheelchair. Why do designers fail to realise that the young and elderly need flat surfaces for access?? What a shame!

Thank Dawson2016
Reviewed 29 July 2018

OK, it's a wide open space but that's about it. The gardens and walled garden were disappointing, though I believe a lot of the work is done by volunteers. There is an adventure playground for children, but not much to occupy the older age groups....More

Thank Julian F
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Marvelous open areas grwat for kids. Cafe is very popular and the speciality gardens are amazing. Recommended for all the family

Thank Geoff P
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Went here on Sunday morning for a classic/vintage car show, was really impressed as there were far more than cars, Lots of vintage/classic vehicles of all shapes and sizes, motorbikes , tractors, 4x4 alongside some newer models. Although there were some New sales type vehicles...More

Thank jasmincottage
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15 June 2018|
Response from Ginny891 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there were several dogs on leads when I was at the park.
7 August 2017|
Response from BrianGY | Reviewed this property |
The playground at Saumarez Park is being funded by public support and the various phases are undertaken when funds are available, to date most of the activities for 5 to 13 year old's are in place including swings, slides... More
7 June 2016|
Response from JanC001 | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are welcome, but people are encouraged to keep their dogs on leads.