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Clare Fellows' Gardens

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Address: Cambridge, England

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DAMN, Nice garden

Okay Clare was founded by a women who had three husbands. She founded a college with their combined money. Apparently she had a thing for gardens. Just GO

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Okay Clare was founded by a women who had three husbands. She founded a college with their combined money. Apparently she had a thing for gardens. Just GO

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

the gardens were awash with tulips, bluebells of all colours, daffodils and primulas, they looked amazing, the atmosphere by the river from the bridges was electric. well worth a visit. they were setting up for a garden party as we left, lucky people.

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We were lucky enough to have our wedding reception here.The gardens have the deserved reputation of being among the finest in Cambridge. A magical experience we will never forget.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Either you get a free pass if youbare a resident of the city or else you pay...the gardens lead to the river where,again one can lie on the banks and watch punting or enjoy the privacy of the fellows garden.itnis another world and a great place to sit and read

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I will of course be seen as being bias in what I say, as I am employed as a night Porter at Clare College and unlike the good members of the public I have 24/7 access, I have a mid night walk as part of my duties in there. A lot of the colleges have very nice lawns which have... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Lush gardens, lovely smells, busy bees and stunning butterflies. Not very big, surrounded by lovely buildings and the river cam in the distance. Well worth the entrance fee of a couple of quid! Very quiet and tranquil place to be.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Claire's Fellows Gardens are incredibly beautiful, set in a great location by the River Cam, well worth a visit if you are looking to cross over the river via a more interesting route.

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Bijapur, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

It is a historical garden. The day was 10th October 2014. It was sunny morning. Love to see the garden. The beautiful Clare College, Gibbs Building -the environment was so lovely.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My favourite college in Cambridge. We spent a very enjoyable afternoon. No time restrictions, sit and people watch x

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Great location. Beautiful. Lovely backdrop of colleges across the river. Sheltered, warm, and sunny location. Plan to arrive early - you need time to find a car park.

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