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Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden

Hill of Tarvit Mansion House Wemysshall Road, Cupar KY15 5PB, Scotland
+44 844 493 2185
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Hill of Tarvit Mansion House Wemysshall Road, Cupar KY15 5PB, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

The house is beautifully set in stunning grounds just outside Cupar. We found the guides to be really well informed and we enjoyed our tour of the house. Its just a pity that the entrance was not more impressive. We visited many NTS houses and...More

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This could easily be a whole day if the house and walks were planned. Wlrth having a guided tour in house. Can use billiard table and games such as bagatelle, tiddlywinks. Outside there are a hickory golf course, croquet lawn and equipment is supplied. Staff...More

Thank heleng190777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived slightly confused, as the house seemed shut, but the sign pointed us to the shop. We had missed the 11:30 tour and the guides (warders) wouldn't be here until 12:30. So we took a tour around the gardens and the wash-house where we...More

Thank DavidC856
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this review

Dear David, Many thanks for taking the time to review your visit to The Hill of Tarvit Mansion House. I am sorry things did not flow properly for you on your arrival. The guided tour does start from the shop rather than the reception, which...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here yesterday whilst on an outing in the local area. We were a bit taken aback by the charge of £2 for parking in addition to the £10.50 each for entry. The guide in the first room was already talking to people so...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this review

Dear Travellingman Thank you for your visit to the Hill of Tarvit and for taking the time to write a review. I am sorry that you felt aspects of your visit were not as you would have liked. The charge in the car park is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited just before Easter and booked for the Artie's Tartan Tales Show. This was excellent in every way and the optional soup and sandwich lunch provided afterwards was first class. The staff were very friendly and accommodated our needs very well. The gardens were...More

Thank MikeC2011
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Many thanks for your review of Artie's Tartan tales. We will certainly pass on your thanks to Artie who really enjoys performing at the Mansion, as well as the staff on the day. We look forward to welcoming you to the Mansion again...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It was just brilliant, there is so much to learn and do here, the garden is just stunning!! And the cafe was delicious

Thank 164528b
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The house, grounds and stewards are every bit as good as reported by other reviewers. A sandwich lunch in the coffee shop was though very poor. The bread was far from being fresh and it was admitted by one of the staff that some of...More

2  Thank SomersetMoonraker
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this review

Dear Somerset Moonraker Thank you for your visit yesterday and for your review. I am glad you thought the house, guides and grounds were as good as other reviews. I am so sorry that your food in the tea room was not up to our...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We that being me and my girlfriend Gill (fae Dundee) i just want to clarify i am from Perth visited this National Trust property on Sunday and were welcomed by one of the volunteers who explained the history of the house and gardens. Some of...More

Thank AntonioMacaronio3101
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this review

Dear Antonio, Thank you for your visit and your review of the Hill of Tarvit Mansion. I am glad you enjoyed exploring the mansion house. I am sorry though that you felt some of the guides were less knowledgeable. We do have some new volunteer...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

We spent a fantastic afternoon touring the house and gardens. Well presented by great guides, beautiful grounds and golf course attached. The building has some fantastic history and stunning views of the surrounding countryside. Lots to do including golf, putting, and full side snooker table....More

Thank Officerdee
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this review

Dear Officerdee Many thanks for your visit and your review of the Hill of Tarvit Mansion. I hope you did try a game of snooker? We hope to see you again in the future. With best wishes,

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We bring the kids here every Easter and Halloween at least! The love it! Never disappoints. Its actually became quite a family tradition. The house and grounds and lovely and the staff are fantastic. The work they put into Halloween is outstanding and its great...More

Thank Ksb H
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review of the Hill of Tarvit Mansion house. We all hope to see you again this coming Easter weekend at the Cadbury's easter egg hunt! Best wishes,

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545Ken545
When is it open
3 May 2017|
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Response from Wendy P | Property representative |
Hi Ken, the Mansion house, shop and tea room are open Thursdays to Mondays. A guided tour runs at 11.15am; open guiding where you can explore at your own pace starts at 12.30. Last entry is at 4pm and the mansion closes at... More
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Rachael M
Is there disabled access here?
5 July 2016|
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Response from Rachel J | Reviewed this property |
To the downstairs level there is a ramp at the door but upstairs is only steps.
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