Worldwide icon-chevron-right Europe icon-chevron-right United Kingdom icon-chevron-right England icon-chevron-right London icon-chevron-right Burgess Park

Burgess Park

Attractions, Parks and gardens Walworth
5 out of 5 stars
(3user reviews)
Venue name: Burgess Park
Address: Albany Rd
London
SE5 0RJ
Transport: Tube: Elephant & Castle
Do you own this business?
Static map showing venue location

Average User Rating

4.7 / 5

Rating Breakdown

  • 5 star:2
  • 4 star:1
  • 3 star:0
  • 2 star:0
  • 1 star:0
LiveReviews|3
1 person listening
tastemaker

Great park with lovely cafe, secret garden, kids play park and a cool view over some London skyscrapers. Well located in Camberwell close to shops and pubs.

Tastemaker

Burgess is an amazing man made park. You can see hints of it past life incorporated within it, such as the lime kilns and the many bridges that used to cross the canal that once flowed there.

Burgess has something for everyone with tennis courts, two children's play areas, an open air exercise area, a designated bbq area, a fishing lake with ducks and geese and plenty of wide open space for walking, biking and whatever else takes your fancy.


Staff Writertastemaker

I love this park and it connects Walworth Rd and Old Kent Road which is super useful on a nice day.

I think its reputation of being a bit of a rough place has stuck, having said that I would probably not walk through as a shortcut alone at night... so yeah the bad rep has stuck.

Anyway its great because the events they have on always draw a mixed crowd and have a real community feel about them, they also feel very safe (back to that sorry) and a little village-y which is hard to find in London.

Its a great location to sit in green but be in close distance to pubs and restaurants of all descriptions when the weather inevitably turns on you!

Snap up exclusive discounts in London

Time Out's handpicked deals — hurry, they won't be around for long...