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Victoria Esplanade Gardens

Manawaroa St, Fitzherbert Ave & Park Rd, Palmerston North, New Zealand
356 8199
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Expansive and Glorious

Even braving 18mph winds, this was a most enjoyable visit. Flowers, birds, conservatory, lawns just... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
kehoedds
,
Merida
The best playground park I have ever been at

Love the train ride and play ground. The BBQ hot plate have stainless steel lids on it and were... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
MrsJPedersen
,
Canberra, Australia
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“paddling pool” (33 reviews)
“rose garden” (61 reviews)
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Manawaroa St, Fitzherbert Ave & Park Rd, Palmerston North, New Zealand
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356 8199
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Even braving 18mph winds, this was a most enjoyable visit. Flowers, birds, conservatory, lawns just go on and on. We even stopped to watch a croquet match and talked with the friendly players.

Thank kehoedds
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Love the train ride and play ground. The BBQ hot plate have stainless steel lids on it and were clean. My kids had lots of fun on the flying fox and giant slides.

Thank MrsJPedersen
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This place is so good and lots of fun, the walking tracks are great, my 6 year old daughter loves the playground, the bird cages are great as is the flower garden, another favourite for the kids is the paddling pool, there's a cafe there...More

Thank Hoffy001
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This park is a beautiful place to visit with lots to do. Large play area, miniature railway and lots of flora and fauna to look at as well as the conservatory and Bird cages. I enjoyed the walk around and particularly liked the path by...More

Thank SJayC1977
Reviewed 27 December 2016

The place is complete with a rose garden, a very big playground that caters for young and old children, scenic train ride and much more.

Thank KA0007
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Such a pretty place, we walk the dog by the river , feed the ducks, take our grandchild to the play ground. Over seas visiters are always impressed by this we'll maintained grounds.

Thank Penne A
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Love this place.I would describe it as pleasantly comfortable friendly atmosphere .easy parking.and nice cuisine Great for children with many activities for all ages.lovely gardens.

Thank r0br0z
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful park with plenty of walks and gardens as well as a play area for children. It also leads down to the Manawatu River where there are much longer walks. It's free with plenty of parking and is working a three minutes...More

Thank Journeyman4
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

It is wonderful to see lots of families and people in the Esplanade. The rhododendrons are still in bloom and the gardens overall are well tended by a dedicated team of gardeners. You can enjoy shade or sun, have coffee or lunch in the transplanted...More

Thank Phoeberoe
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Magnificent family park combining children's playground, rose gardens, hockey and cricket pitches, bird aviary, paddling pools. You name it, they've got it. Impressive pavilion cum cafe centrally sited serving a wide range of food and drinks. Even has a train ride around the grounds for...More

Thank Robert S
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