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Broadlands

Broadlands Park, Romsey SO51 9ZD, England
+44 1794 505010
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Visit Louis Montbatten's estate

Kept missing this place on the way to Dorset (weekends 7 before 1pm) but this time travelling on a... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Andyhw27
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Reading, United Kingdom
A very homely Staely Home

The house is only open for six weeks each year and not at weekends but is well worth a visit. The... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Jerome C
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London, United Kingdom
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Built in 1767, this stately and magnificent home of Lord Mountbatten contains an extensive portrait collection, elegant furnishings and china collections.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible21%
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“royal family” (7 reviews)
“lovely house” (4 reviews)
“guided tour” (9 reviews)
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Broadlands Park, Romsey SO51 9ZD, England
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Kept missing this place on the way to Dorset (weekends 7 before 1pm) but this time travelling on a weekday & got there for 1pm. Very good guide & toured outside & the ground floor only. Very enjoyable 1 1/2 hrs spent there. Looked still...More

Thank Andyhw27
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The house is only open for six weeks each year and not at weekends but is well worth a visit. The guides are excellent and very knowledgeable and the groups on each tour can be small (we had 6 people). it is a lived in...More

1  Thank Jerome C
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Do not miss the fascinating tour of a lovely house with an intriguing history. A lovely contrast to so many country houses which have become de facto museums - this is a home and throughout the tour we saw evidence of this. The guide told...More

3  Thank RVB2013
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I can't comprehend the negativity in some previous reviews. Thank heavens we didn't give them credence. I can only assume that the writers like locations such as glossy theme parks and drive-thru burger restaurants. Their criticisms convinced us we should go, and thank heavens we...More

Thank DorsetGourmet2
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Had always wanted to visit but came away rather disappointed. It's a lovely house which has had a glorious makeover and I am sure the present chatelaine is very comfortable there. However it is a very old fashioned way of presenting a house. I suspect...More

2  Thank JohnUK
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Went to the game fair the other week, our second time since being in the area. Although last year was good it was pretty small, this year they excelled themselves with a lot more of the scurries and other dog events, The kids loved it....More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We needed a room for one night prior to going on to the broadlands country fayre, the fayre website recommended packridge farm so we took a punt and weren't disappointed. The b&b is located on a quiet backroad and in a peaceful country setting. Staying...More

Thank Solepatrol
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Good for a pleasant day out, House interesting and felt well-loved. Staff were knowledgeable and very pleasant. Would recommend.

Thank Pamela K
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I was fortunate enough to be dropped off at Broadlands by my husband who took my boys off to Romsey Rapids! THe house is only open from 1.00- 5.00 during the week only, by guided tour only. I joined the guided tour of a beautifully...More

2  Thank SarahJTR75
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Our visit to Broadlands started with a warm welcome at reception followed by an introductory DVD that filled in the time until the guided tour started. There was complimentary free chilled water that was very welcome on a hot day. Our party of 4 was...More

2  Thank Andrew B
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