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Lovely walk round here with my two border terriers it’s a lovely walk and lovely views and you can... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lynnylala
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Cold day, would be wonderful in the Summer

It was a rather cold day however it was bracing to walk around the park for a while. It has a... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
Ashton M
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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“sea front”(9 reviews)
“band stand”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lived in Sunderland since I was a child and there is so much more that could be done with Roker Park, the illuminations are always worth a stroll, but park could have a lot more potential.

Thank Vixyc88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk round here with my two border terriers it’s a lovely walk and lovely views and you can cut through to the beach or grannies Annie’s for a bite to eat

Thank lynnylala
Reviewed 12 June 2018

It was a rather cold day however it was bracing to walk around the park for a while. It has a little band stand and a boating lake which was still frozen over from the cold snap we had. It was calming to sit and...More

Thank Ashton M
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Nice place to walk around. Plenty to explore including bandstand, boating lake and smart bowling green. Good for all ages.

Thank Marie J
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Beautiful park full of fun for all. Anything from a Sunday stroll just to take in the scenery or to watch the ducks and swans. Fun parks for the kiddies and courts for all ages as well as a miniature train which is available for...More

Thank Trish G
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We entered with our dog from Roker Beach and walked around the park for 30minutes. There are plenty of little paths to explore, a bandstand, boating lake and smart bowling greens. The park becomes a must see attraction when the illuminations are there in November....More

Thank mukhasben
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Visited on a Sunday for the illuminations. It's well worth a visit! We booked online and it was only £1 each. It's spreads out right away around the park, there is a section with kids rides, hook a duck ect. and there is lots of...More

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Well Done Sunderland. visited last night with family friends. We booked on line and it was only £1 though you can pay at the gate slightly more expensive at £2 per person. The park is laid out with many different light instelalltions many of a...More

Thank ShazFinlay
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We came to Sunderland Illuminations a couple of Friday's ago and it was definitely worth the drive from Middlesbrough. Our little girl really enjoyed it, the later it got the busier it got so it's worth getting there as soon as they open.

Thank petermckeone
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Visited during the illuminations, the 1st time I’ve visited & will definitely be back to see it’s full potential Lovely well kept areas but some were blocked off due to the event so couldn’t see it all Loved the train ride through the dinosaurs, such...More

Thank ndw78
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Dino W
20 October 2016|
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Response from emilykate12345 | Reviewed this property |
Queen's parade is on the sea front and has about 10 places where you can eat (although some of these may only open on an evening) With children in mind, I recommend Martino's
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kimbob1
22 October 2015|
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Yes on a lead
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