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Wharfe Meadows Park Otley

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To wear the Grandkids out!

Always a favourite! Good apparatus for the kids. A couple of cafes near, especially Parkway at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ross B
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Lovely Location

A lovely location alongside the River Wharfe with good footpaths. The children really enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
west yorkshire
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Meadowsyde Farnley Lane, Otley, Leeds LS21 2BH, England
+44 1943 466400
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Otley's Wharfemeadows Park is a delightful treat nestled alongside the River Wharfe. In my youth it had an outdoor swimming pool, now all that remains is the entrance block and toilets alongside the bowling green. However, that's not to say there isn't enough to do...More

3  Thank Liodanna
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Near the bridge there is some flower gardens and a useful shop as you enter the park. Parking is limited here at the weekends and summertime when it can get very busy.There is a play area for children and futher into the park a skateboard...More

3  Thank Susanlockyer
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All reviews the river tennis courts feed the ducks ice cream children's play area all ages bowling green meadows park toilet facilities regular basis plenty of seats great place to visit crown green riverside walk couple of hours grown ups bowling club
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Always a favourite! Good apparatus for the kids. A couple of cafes near, especially Parkway at the end of the bridge, as you enter the park from town.

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our Grandson to the park and during that visit decided to have drinks and a cake. The cafe was busy with People in and out during our visit. Most of the staff were Polish who were pleasant and polite. I found the prices...More

Thank JohnH5485
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely location alongside the River Wharfe with good footpaths. The children really enjoy the play equipment which is extremely popular

Thank shipleysigman
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day. So much to do for the kids especially the boats and close to the town so good for shops and cafes.

Thank Margcor21
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Along this Wharfe are seats and a play park as well as a Cafe...... wonderfull to chill or take the kids for some fresh air

Thank 866rick
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I walk in the park almost everyday and run twice a week. It is well kept and there are plenty of bins. Tennis courts, playground, boats, skate park and cafe so something for everyone.

Thank karen d
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The park is lovely, some flower beds change seasonally others are well established. At the weekend there are boats to hire on the river. There is a cafe for coffee and snacks. The children's play area is very popular, there is also a skate park,...More

Thank carjor1
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

A gentle relaxing stroll for my wife & I plus 2 very aged parents! Had never been here before & was very impressed. Loads of facilities for all visitors, lots to see, very well kept, beautifully planted beds, very clean, (didn't spot any dog poo...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. You can walk a circle through new built property site and foot bridge over river. There are pedal boats and normal boats to hire in the park. Quite busy in sunny days.

Thank Zaczarowana K
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Visited the park on Sunday with my family, and had a lovely time. Pleasant surroundings by the side of the river, well kept grounds, play park for the younger children and a skate park for the 'older' ones. I spent a happy half hour with...More

2  Thank Pamela V
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Ann H
15 August 2018|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
Someone has just told me there are none at the café site. If you come into Otley on the south side, cross over the bridge and there is a café on your right. sometimes you can park there and go straight into the park. If not... More
24 July 2015|
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Response from Steven H | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed it is a good walk for you and your dog
connor w
11 April 2015|
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Response from malpint | Reviewed this property |
The short answer is no.however there is a children's paddling pool.boating and canoeing is allowed or you can just feed the ducks. There is an indoor swimming pool close by at the grammar school.but not for casual use one... More