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Altamont Gardens

Altamont | Carrigslaney Ballon, Tullow, Ireland
+353 59 915 9444
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Perfect few hours!

I am not normally the type of person who goes to look at gardens or garden centres but this was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Julie B
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
A little bit of everything

Beautiful gardens, fabulous selection of plants, lovely walk through the glen and then along the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
annbruton
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Carlow, Ireland
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“walled garden” (25 reviews)
“coffee shop” (23 reviews)
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Altamont | Carrigslaney Ballon, Tullow, Ireland
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+353 59 915 9444
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"walled garden"
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"well worth a visit"
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"coffee shop"
in 23 reviews
"for sale"
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"free entry"
in 11 reviews
"plant sales"
in 9 reviews
"car park"
in 17 reviews
"old house"
in 11 reviews
"slaney river"
in 7 reviews
"hidden gem"
in 14 reviews
"office of public works"
in 5 reviews
"water lilies"
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"formal gardens"
in 7 reviews
"ice age"
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"relaxing walk"
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"manicured lawns"
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"bog garden"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I am not normally the type of person who goes to look at gardens or garden centres but this was completely different. The gardens were stunning and the lake covered with Lilies was amazing. We spent an hour or two there and I felt that...More

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful gardens, fabulous selection of plants, lovely walk through the glen and then along the river. Top it all off with coffee and a scone then buy a plant on the way out. Perfect. I used to live nearby and thought of Altamont as my...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited these magnificent gardens while on a short break to the Mount Wolseley Hotel and what a find. The entire area is maintained to HIGHEST standard. Everywhere you walk there is something wonderful to see. The gardens are beautiful, there is a gorgeous huge...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off on a run down to Wexford. Situated about a mile off the N80 this is a hidden gem. An old country estate now in the hands of the Irish state. The house looks like it needs some TLC but the gardens are fabulous....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here recently, and we were pleasantly surprised at the beautiful gardens, as well as the river walk, temple on the hill, and wildlife too. A lovely way to spend an afternoon and not expensive either, as it is only 2 euro for parking....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only 2euro for parking and the walk,garden,views and wildlife you get in return is worth so much more everywhere you look is stunning, walk is amazing passing by all the wildlife,tree,plants,flowers,waterfalls,streams and rivers perfect for all ages went to the cafe after very nice food...More

Thank stephend0391
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A perfect mix of manicured and natural garden with loop walk through lawns, woods, field complete with pond, river and wildlife....beautiful! go in summer to experience the colour and treat yourself to coffee and cake in cute onsite cafe.

Thank lorraine670
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited here and was certainly not disappointed as at this time of year the gardens are stunning .One could spend hours here and still see something new each time they return A must see for all garden lovers I would highly recommend this place...More

Thank martina b
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Having passed the direction signs for the gardens many times I finally decided to visit. The place is beautiful and and a credit to the people that work there. It is so calming and relaxing. My visit was too short and I will allow more...More

Thank Joe M
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

When in Tullow one must go to see these gardens. Spent two hours here last weekend walking the walled garden and around the lake. The house is under restoration at the moment and when its finished I will return to see the finished product. There...More

Thank vonnyDublin
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peterbramble
14 February 2018|
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Response from Rosemary373 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately not. The path's are quite narrow and the shrubbery can grow onto the path. But it is a beautiful and tranquil place
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BillfishBill
3 August 2017|
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Response from HarveyIreland | Reviewed this property |
Yes, once you clean up after yourself of course !
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