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Chalkwell Park

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A really great place to walk the dog or take children in safety

Chalkwell Park is good to visit at any time of the year. It has two cricket pitches which are well... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Peter A
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
beautiful park

the park is up a hill but there is parking plenty of open space and onsite cafe and function rooms... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jo D
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“tennis courts”(23 reviews)
“rose garden”(18 reviews)
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A park with beautiful ornamental gardens, colourful bedding displays, an environment garden, a courtyard-style sun garden and a rose garden recognised by the National Rose Society. The park is home to Metal, a local Arts company that host a number...more
London Road Chalkwell Avenue | Chalkwell, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 8NB, England
+44 1702 215000
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Chalkwell Park is good to visit at any time of the year. It has two cricket pitches which are well maintained and enough seating to allow visitors to sit a while and watch the matches during a sunny summers day. The park has two enclosed...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the park is up a hill but there is parking plenty of open space and onsite cafe and function rooms, children's play area

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I've lived in westcliff for over 20 years, and often enjoy a visit to Chalkwell Park. It's located on the London Road on the way into Southend. There are 3 entrances on this road, Chalkwell Avenue, and off Leigh Road too. The park has lovely...More

Thank jacessex250
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We spent a lovely afternoon at the park today with s crowd of about 30 people. It was really disappointing to find that the cafe was closed and the only toilets were a trek away which for disabled and those with small children is not...More

Thank Susiedig
Reviewed 18 August 2018

A fine example of a classic civic/municipal garden providing green space and tended gardens for the local residents and visitors.

Thank gatcarr4
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Went to watch Westcliff-on-Sea Cricket Club play - one of their four adult teams and numerous younger teams - from 9s to U-15s. Made very welcome in Clubhouse bar, where we cowered in the warm out of the rain. Elsewhere a fair was going on,...More

Thank SouthendEnthusiast
Reviewed 12 July 2018

It was an enjoyable visit and nice to walk around the park to see the different aspects of it. There was a very friendly atmosphere and everyone seemed happy too talk to you. It was great to see a smile on everyones faces and i...More

Thank elliem_03
Reviewed 12 July 2018

When we got there, we visited the art school next to Chalkwell Hall and they told us about the Net Park. You could walk around the park and using the IPads given to you, listen to different stories from the assortment of apps. We went...More

1  Thank Crystal K
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is a beautiful local park. Plenty of space to spread out. Families and large groups can be seen enjoying picnics and late games

Thank neilkeeble2018
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Chalkwell park is an interesting park, which caters for all ages. They have two children's playgrounds, tennis courts, a bike area. A place to enjoy a cup of tea or coffee. In the summer over the weekend afternoons you'll one or more cricket matches taking...More

Thank Toni71Csns
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Treesare G
24 March 2018|
Response from Ruth S | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware off, Priory Park has a duck pond Xx
13 December 2016|
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Response from JN1230 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are some excluded areas such as the tennis courts and children's play area. Otherwise you just need clean up after your dog.
23 June 2015|
Response from mrsbsouthend | Reviewed this property |
There is free parking with the park and in some of the surrounding roads. I think the entrance is in Chalkwell Avenue, if that is the road leading down to the seafront.