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Whatman Park

St. Peters Street, Maidstone ME16 0SX, England
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Boat trip & walk

We caught the Kentish lady boat from the Malta inn to Maidstone town & found the park during the... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Lizzy L
Seal, United Kingdom
Hard to find...

This is a great little park, with well kept play areas which seem quite new. It all looks quite... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Tunbridge Wells, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“older kids” (4 reviews)
“sand pit” (3 reviews)
“play area” (5 reviews)
St. Peters Street, Maidstone ME16 0SX, England
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

We caught the Kentish lady boat from the Malta inn to Maidstone town & found the park during the boat ride. We went back & walked around the park which was quite big & grassy. Lots of couples enjoying picnics & walks up & down...More

Thank Lizzy L
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great little park, with well kept play areas which seem quite new. It all looks quite good, but there's a lot of rubbish tucked in the bushes and off the tree top walk. The toilets are disgusting and don't look like they're...More

Thank EzPz78
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely day at the mela my grandchildren enjoyed it too. Very well organised event. Disappointed bits lack of toilets No english food stalls. Lack of stalls in general. We have been going to the Mela for years,last year was a flop as it...More

Thank deborahcH9105SS
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Maidstone Mela is a fantastic event, this park is nice but it's not really designed for a large musical event. The ground is a tad uneven and toilets a lng way away, but as a little park it's nice not access is awful as is...More

Thank Hoppityskip
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We often walk to and round this park. It's well located near the town and beside the River Medway and has kids play areas, a skateboard/bike area, architectural features, a pond and a 'treetop" walkway. In the summer, the park hosts concerts and big screen...More

Thank SteMar247
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Took our little ones here - too young for the play area but very good for over fives with zip wire and slides.

Thank Suzannah0
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This park is right on my doorstep and I use it now and then. Good points: Great play areas for all ages, even adults! The aylesford to Maidstone attraction boat stops at the park. Has a good skate park. Plenty of space to run and...More

Thank david p
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I stumbled upon this park whilst going to the gym and am so glad as now I often visited with the grandchildren and dog. Its huge with different play areas for different age children with added bonus of the river running along side it. Ideal...More

Thank maxine d
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Really nice. Used to go here all the time as I worked over the road. Can sit by the river & have some lunch. Park is good too, one big park for older kids & then a little one for toddlers with a sand pit,...More

Thank crakajaxx
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

This park is nice and big and hosts a number of events throughout the year. It is also just nice for a walk around on a sunny afternoon as I usually do. There is a younger children's play area and an older seperate play area....More

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5 May 2017|
Response from willis812017 |
Sorry Whatman!!