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St. Lawrence Ground

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Address: The Spitfire Ground St. Lawrence Old Dover Road, Canterbury CT1 3NZ, England
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St Lawrence Ground

Great cricket ground .Whole day is an experience.Well looked after .Lovely setting ,also ground is good for concerts .

Reviewed 1 week ago
Broadstairs, United Kingdom

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great cricket ground .Whole day is an experience.Well looked after .Lovely setting ,also ground is good for concerts .

Thank ghearsey
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The St Lawrence ground is a lovely place to watch cricket with many historic associations, easy to access from the city.

Thank Maggie G
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Both have been to cricket games here, my wife and myself many times.Have been with friends in the past to the ground, and had very good days win or lose.Good beer and food at various outlets,Sainsbury's is just outside the grd.as well.There is some building work going on at the grd.There is a pub across the road also.

Whitstable, United Kingdom
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181 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

A great night and not just as Kent won. Cowdrey stand - food very very good indeed and the beer was the finest spitfire A great a night not sure why there weren't more tables and it's the best place to watch the cricket. Not sure on price as I was a guest but hope it's not too bad as... More 

Thank Barry S
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Long queue to get in but well organised and moved quickly. Surrounding roads very busy. Nice open venue for a summer concert. Plenty of food and drink vendors.plenty of toilets. Roads closed and busy after concert and lots of park and ride available.

Thank suzywong68
Deal, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Saw Bryan Adams play last night had a great time. I do go past here regularly as we use the physio at the ground. Lots of staff on duty last night. We'll organise event. Parking in arranged locally as the ground does not have a Carpark unless you are attending a clinic or conference event.

Thank CJbythebeach
Chatham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Beautiful surroundings, helpful friendly staff, great atmosphere. Plenty to eat and drink. There could always be more toilets but queues not too bad. Brilliant evening and would definitely return again for another concert in the future. Leaving the grounds was straight forward. Local roads were closed so road would help flow of people walking out. I thought it was very... More 

Thank tandimunson
Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This was day 1 of a 4 day county cricket match between Kent and Worcestershire. Weather was brilliant! The seats, although plastic, were remarkably comfortable. Food, drinks and toilets are within easy reach from all points of the ground. If a family are proposing to have a day out here, I would advise taking a picnic and good supply of... More 

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Sheerness, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

An excellent concert that was very well marshalled by all staff involved. Well mannered and good humoured staff were both concientious and helpful which made the wait to get in painless.

Thank paddlearse
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately the event was very badly organised toilets were absolutely awful and the queues were even worse waiting nearly an hour. We had the highest priced tickets and we we're disappointed as the bars and toilets were such a long way from this area, another thing was there were too many people crammed into it, it was dangerous and unsafe... More 

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