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Beautiful gardens

Loved our anniversary trip to glendurgan,beatuful well kept and tranquil will be back with the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stellak2019
Small but lots to see

Well marked routes and paths. Going down to the beach in the village is an added bonus but ladies... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Lose yourself in the three valleys of Glendurgan Garden - full of fun, natural beauty and amazing plants. Discover giant rhubarb plants in the jungle-like lower valley and spiky arid plants basking in the sunny upper slopes. Wander through the...more
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All reviews national trust durgan village helford river great maze nt members small village lovely garden tulip tree next door trees and shrubs spring flowers well worth a visit great fun car park lovely walk buckets and spades walked down
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved our anniversary trip to glendurgan,beatuful well kept and tranquil will be back with the granddaughters.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Stellak2019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well marked routes and paths. Going down to the beach in the village is an added bonus but ladies in fish cellar very effusive but we still managed to read information boards were interesting. Cafe was very good with lots of filling in the sandwich...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Plattypuss52
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous place to visit, safe and fabulous for children. Can be a bit of a steep walk back up but it's definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank mummyditnee
Reviewed 15 November 2018

I would recommend the route in from Falmouth, we came from the Gweek direction and the route was hard work all up and down on really narrow tight roads. We arrived early and had no trouble parking. The NT shop and cafe are right by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank barryshevill
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We visited the garden in October but there was still lots of interest. The layout beautiful and the walk through the gardens to the beach and village of Glendurgan on the Helford is worth the trouble

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank littlechef2012
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Returned here and visited on a Sunday morning. Gardens were still blooming in October. They are set out so attractively. Lovely walk down to the village and the beach and returned via a different route. National Trust membership helps - a little expensive otherwise -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ashmike48
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Love the gardens at glendurgan the maze is great fun and the garden even this time of year are beautiful recommend the cafe good food like the National Trust sites always are.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank wipeoutt
Reviewed 4 October 2018

What a real gem this place is. Lovely walks through the gardens with loads to see. Easy walk to Duggan village and lovely peaceful cove. The views across the gardens are fantastic. Lovely cafe and all very well maintained. Well worth my National Trust membership!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Chawright
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Beautiful gardens, we loved the maze! You can access a little cove at the far end, where there are buckets, spades etc to borrow. Really lovely place.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Joy A
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. A really lovely winding path takes you energetically through lush gardens to a beautiful hidden little cove on the sea. Then on the way back you can have a go trying to find the centre of the maze, which I loved and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank John1010uk
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rachel_a_2011
10 October 2018|
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Response from Dismal | Reviewed this property |
Hooked on the Rocks is about ten min drive away - amazing seafood. Or Budock Vean hotel is 3 mins drive. Have fun!
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Sharon W
22 June 2018|
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Response from Cheryl T | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can easily push a pram around as there are paths for wheelchairs without steps, there are benches all the way along the paths where you can stop and feed, some are well recessed for privacy.
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Sharon W
22 June 2018|
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Response from chrismCambridgeshire | Reviewed this property |
There is a designated route for wheelchairs which would be as suitable for prams. However parts of the paths are cobbled so might be a slightly bumpy ride! The gardens are quite shady and there is an old schoolhouse with... More
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