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Greenbank Gardens

Greenbank Lodge High Flenders Road, Clarkston G76 8RB, Scotland
0141 616 5126
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Greenbank Lodge High Flenders Road, Clarkston G76 8RB, Scotland
0141 616 5126
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Greenbank Gardens are a real pleasure to visit. The broad sweep of the lawn in front of the house, then entering the walled garden packed with plants and flowers. Around every corner, there is a new delight, whether it is a sculpture, topiary or a...More

Thank Janice P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gardens are well signposted and there's a good car parking area. The staff were friendly and helpful. The gardens themselves are well laid out and would it would have been nice to sit and enjoy the tranquillity had it been a sunny day. The...More

Thank johnkfenwick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure how much it is to get in but if you have a national trust card it's a must visit. Lovely garden for kids to run around and explore but also very peaceful & relaxing for adults. If you live in the area...More

Thank 131bellasmum
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Back in the 18th-century, when drug running and human trafficking were seen as good ventures for Glasgow businessmen, one of them built Greenbank House to show off his ill-gotten wealth. Thankfully, it's now in the hands of the NTS and is an ideal wee place...More

Thank macindog
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We've been looking forward to visiting for a while. However, the member of staff on the front desk was really disorganised and rude. We ordered some tea and cake in the cafe and waited for a long time. We reminded them several times about our...More

Thank hampter
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Really nice grounds, immaculate lawn to relax on but the actual garden with the flowers was in a pretty poor state. Weeds everywhere, no description of what plants were and beds lying empty and untended. All felt a bit sad and unloved. The house is...More

Thank spotthescot
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We went in a sunny afternoon and were surprised at how beautiful the gardens were. Our 6 year old likes running around and hiding so he was kept entertained but not much else for children. Cafe doesn't have a great range of options (cheese or...More

Thank Janeypeg
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is a National Trust property on the outskirts of south Glasgow. If the sun is shining it is lovely to take dogs for a woodland walk (they are not allowed in the gardens). Children can play on the lawns. If it is wet there...More

Thank ararchibald
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Great place for a Sunday afternoon stroll around the beautifully kept garden and enjoy a walk in the adjacent woods. We usually end up with coffee and cake in the small tea room. Nice and relaxing in a well-maintained setting (its owned by The National...More

Thank jimrobertwilson
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent place to be when the sun is shining. Best buy Scottish National Trust membership to enjoy it as a picnic destination whenever you need to let little ones let off steam. Games left out on the lawn to play with & coffee shop staffed...More

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