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Queen Elizabeth Park

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
+27 33 845 1344
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A peaceful sanctuary

This is a delightful place for a family to picnic and enjoy nature. The paths were well cleared... read more

Reviewed yesterday
294jenny
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Serene walks in the park

Queen Elizabeth Park is close enough to the city but also far enough to escape it. My girlfriend... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Daniel G
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Kuwait
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“A peaceful sanctuary”
21 Jan 2018
“Queen Elizabeth Park”
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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+27 33 845 1344
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a delightful place for a family to picnic and enjoy nature. The paths were well cleared when we were there and the picnic areas clean and tidy. We saw zebra and buck and enjoyed being at one with nature.

Thank 294jenny
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Queen Elizabeth Park is close enough to the city but also far enough to escape it. My girlfriend and I went to the park at 4pm so we could see the sun set over the hills. There was ample parking at the park, however it...More

Thank Daniel G
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Tranquil and quite natural attraction, beautiful spot for families/couples/friends. Good for animal viewing and hiking as well.

Thank MoeketsiTsotetsi
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We decided to have a post Christmas family picnic at QE Park. It was absolute blish being out in nature yet so close to the city. The concerns we had were the picnic areas are not regulated so people tend not to respect others and...More

Thank NJC112
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Queen Elizabeth Park is run by Ezemvelo wildlife and as such has a huge organisation behind it. There is a reasonably well stocked curio shop and bookings can be made for the various parks under their jurisdiction.. The main attractions for me are the antelope...More

Thank GillZAl
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

this park with its magnificent view overlooking a golf course.view of of some parts ot the city. the animals in the park , the walking troals for those who love to walk or jog.close the victoria country club and golf course, lovely picnic spost and...More

Thank Charmaine S
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

This park is a fantastic retreat from the city. It's small, and has seen better days: the roads aren't in great condition, and the education centre clearly hasn't been used in years. However, this doesn't make a difference to the visit: it's clean, safe, and...More

1  Thank BrightonBug
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

highly rated especially for hikes. their 3km hike is absolutely invigorating. Love the dassie colony they have living close to the buildings and in the drains

Thank nirvaansingh111
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

I was amazed to find QE Park so close to home. It is absolutely fantastic to have a hiking, picnicing and all time chilling spot right on my doorstep. There's braai facilities, nature trails and nice playspots for the kids. Amazing Birds and butterflies too!

Thank delaine c
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

This park is great for walking, picnics and taking children to explore and enjoy the views and nature

1  Thank Aaltjie
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