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Westgate Gardens

Westgate Grove, Canterbury CT1 2BQ, England
+44 1227 475202
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Beautiful spot

The River Stour runs through the park and against the backdrop of the last remaining gate tower and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rachel P
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Like a fairybook tale

I feel like I walked right into a fairybook tale when I strolled into Westgate Gardens.This is so... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
claretravelsaround
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  • Average5%
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“the river” (240 reviews)
“flower beds” (23 reviews)
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Westgate Grove, Canterbury CT1 2BQ, England
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+44 1227 475202
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"spring and summer"
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"riverside walk"
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"beautiful flowers"
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"well maintained gardens"
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"full bloom"
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"lovely walk"
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"city centre"
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"sunny day"
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"visit canterbury"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The River Stour runs through the park and against the backdrop of the last remaining gate tower and beautiful flowers, it is the perfect place to stop and chill or have a stroll.

Thank Rachel P
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I feel like I walked right into a fairybook tale when I strolled into Westgate Gardens.This is so beautiful and there are so many ducks here!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely little walk along the river and the garden. Great to just spend time in the sun and the lovely ducks!

Thank Lauryn S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A quiet and peaceful park. Perfect for relaxing, reading, picknicking next to the river Stour and the historic center of Canterbury.

Thank lareina822017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful spring day clear blue skies ideal for a stroll through Westgate Gardens situated not surprisingly just outside the west gate entrance to the city. The path goes through some formal planted areas and some less so, beside the Stour river where punts glide...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have a walk along side the river there are lots of ducks and different bird life.Pretty flowers to see and a very quite surroundings.

Thank sreid70
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If the sun is shining and you fancy some al-fresco fun, then Westgate Gardens is where you should go. We enjoyed a sunny afternoon with our toddler here recently. There's also a playground, Toddlers Cove, at the end if your kids need to expend some...More

Thank Coraliers
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walked through the gardens on the way to the Great Stour Way for a late afternoon jog. Lots of families and couples walking around, having a good time. Good place to sit, relax, and people watch if you need a break from doing touristy...More

Thank Jonathan P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good afternoon spent soaking up some vitamin d! Very very pretty and well kept gardens. We walked through and then through the town, found a little coffee shop too!

Thank samanthagcoley
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely gardens along the river, perfect for a warm Sunday after visiting the historic sites of Canterbury

Thank Rbowen_1
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Stef H
March 29, 2018|
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Response from Ian P | Reviewed this property |
I don’t see no reason why you can’t
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JennyEve
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Jaqueline S | Reviewed this property |
Hi flat, can opt in and out of length of walk
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April E
May 31, 2017|
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Response from Monchylavender | Reviewed this property |
There are about three Park and Ride parks around Canterbury and I would suggest using one of these. Canterbury is easy to walk around but not easy to park actually in the city. Using the Park and Ride solves that problem and... More
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