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Riverside Country Park

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Always a lovely place to walk. Good facilities, cafe, info centre and loos. Free parking. Lovely... read more

Reviewed today
Rochester, United Kingdom
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Lovely playground and river walks

The playground entertains my 8 and 10 yo for a good while. Food/drinks in cafe are pricey, but... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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“play area”(48 reviews)
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333 Lower Rainham Road | Lower Rainham, Gillingham ME7 2XH, England
+44 1634 337432
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Reviewed today via mobile

Always a lovely place to walk. Good facilities, cafe, info centre and loos. Free parking. Lovely views across the Medway. Good for walking ๐Ÿšถโ€โ™€๏ธ, ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ runners, cycling ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ, birdwatching ๐Ÿฆ†and dog walking๐Ÿ•. One of Medway gems.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The playground entertains my 8 and 10 yo for a good while. Food/drinks in cafe are pricey, but convenient if you've not packed a picnic and get peckish!! Toilet facilities vary in cleanliness but are generally OK. The walks along river are lovely too. Can...More

Thank Signing_girl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park is set in a lovely location in Gillingham, Kent. It offers a large play area for children next to a small cafe which serves snacks, chips, hot and cold drinks. Seating with tables near the cafe and spread out around the park. The...More

Thank Sarah w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I regularly run here as its a tranquil place to do so. Well maintained and an easy walk too. Suitable for all ages

Thank Gedsbird
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We often visit riverside country park with our Dalmatian and since having a baby I find the constant path along the riverside a godsend (who wants to get their new buggy wheels dirty?). When you turn left from the main car park it takes you...More

Thank Kayla_Paul88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Several interesting walks and views of the tidal estuary make this a great place to unwind and forget that it is so close to Medway.

Thank janicestamp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love taking our dog here, great walks along the river with wildlife and great scenery. Nice cafe with a great childrens play area

Thank Russ_Evans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A delightful, large, linear park along the north coast of Kent on the banks of the Medway Estuary. Parking is free and close to the Park Building, with a large overspill car park in an adjacent field. Loos and cafe, plus large children's play area...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Riverside park is one of the best things in the Medway area. Parking whilst sometimes a bit tight is covered by an overflow car park above the adjacent dry ski slope so for those in the know it has no drawbacks. Maybe there should be...More

Thank Deepwater2
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Fairly pleasant walk on a nice sunny day but too much dog poo about. Toilets were not too delightful on the day we visited.

Thank N B
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Ad W
6 May 2018|
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Response from pierater | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so . Best to ring them first to check . I have never seen anyone using one.
16 August 2017|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
Been away few days!But yes I believe there are good changing facilities alongside the Visitor Centre and the nearby play area.
Richard C
11 December 2016|
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Response from MrSkipsey | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes. Pushchair friendly. We took my daughter in her buggy. We went again last week and walked in the other direction which was more level