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Pinsla Garden and Nursery

Bodmin PL30 4AY, England
+44 1208 821339
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Plantaholics this is for you

Not a huge garden but imaginatively laid out with a very wide range of plants. A delight to be... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
wolfes2014
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Faversham, England, United Kingdom
Charming garden, hospitable owners and Cake!

If you are traveling through Cornwall, you no doubt will stop at the many well-known gardens in the... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
sally9242014
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Morristown, New Jersey
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Pinsla is a two acre artists garden and nursery in a picturesque Cornish woodland. We are one of the most peaceful gardens you will find, easily accessible and welcome dogs. We are open from the end of February until the end of October.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Not a huge garden but imaginatively laid out with a very wide range of plants. A delight to be found round every corner. Very friendly welcome (even the cat!) with delicious coffee and cake- the lemon drizzle is to die for. Wide range of interesting...More

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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Thanks very much for the appreciative review, we love having visitors and baking for them too. Best Wishes, Claire

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

If you are traveling through Cornwall, you no doubt will stop at the many well-known gardens in the area. Give yourself a treat and make Pinsla Garden part of the itinerary. After Trebah, Heligan and NT properties, this lovely, smaller cottage garden and nursery is...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

This garden is only 1 ½ areas, but it contains so much. The owners have made this a romantic artist’s garden that surrounds a lovely cottage. The garden is filled with flowers, garden statues, paths, shade plants, and perennials. It is just a perfect cottage...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

On route it's easy to think 'Where on earth is this place?' Then you find it park and simply wonder at the variety of plants set out in a lovely setting hidden away. The owners could not be more helpful, the food and drinks is...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in splendid woodland surroundings, but no time to view the gardens or nursery, will come back another day though. Lovely, friendly, lady owner, who offered her kitchen table or outdoors! We chose outdoors. And, Lemon Drizzle Cake. Yummy! Blankets were provided as there...More

1  Thank susannamonk
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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks for coming to Pinsla, very glad you enjoyed the tea and cake, hope to see you soon. Best Wishes, Claire Woodbine

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

We enjoy taking people who are new to Cornwall to this Nursery to give them some idea of the variety of plants that can be grown here by amateurs. You can be sure of receiving very honest advice - Clare will certainly tell you if...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Brilliant little garden just of the road with loads of character. The gardens are a real labour of love for the owners. We were fascinated by all the little paths, hidden art works, and circle of stones. We also had a coffee and a slice...More

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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Hi Thanks for your lovely review. We enjoy sharing our garden with visitors, especially babies, it is a magical place for children. We hope you can visit again sometime. Best Wishes, Claire

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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We visited here last year and we had the most delicious home made cake. The owner is so friendly and it's like a little haven hidden away

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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

I'm pleased you liked the cake, I make it here with lots of lemons. Best Wishes Claire

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

A little out of the way and not helped by the road works on the A30 however when you get there you will be surprised by how peaceful the garden is. We walked around three times and noticed different plants each time. Garden has been...More

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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Hi David Thanks for your appreciative review, we do have so many plants both in the garden and nursery.

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I visited with our dog Ozzy and were the only visitors in the garden - a treat for anyone on a visit to Cornwall at bank holiday! We were welcomed by the owners and the map gave us a history of its...More

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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

I'm glad you enjoyed your peaceful visit, thanks for the review.

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shoshone2014
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Dogs welcome on a lead regards Mark
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