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Trerice

Address: Kestle Mill | near Newquay, Newquay, England
Phone Number: 01637 875404
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Ranked #10 of 18 Attractions in Newquay
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Type: Historic Sites, Cultural

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
34 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

We were greeted on our entry to Trerice by the first of an excellently dressed period character and this really set the tone for a fantastic evening. On entry into the restaurant housed in the old barn (which was so appropriate for a Tudor Banquet) we were given china goblets of mulled wine or apple juice which was a nice... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

Great venue brilliant entertainment but the food was disappointing cold corn fritters and rubbery xmas puddings! It was a shame the tour of the house included modern ladders and decorating equipment.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

A lovely little national trust property, won't take long to get round it but it's well kept and interesting all the same!

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Liskeard, England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Good night out to meet new people staff did their best to make us laugh, food not as i expected more of a peasants banquet

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Penzance, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Great things come in small packages and this sums up Trerice. We had a great day out here and thoroughly enjoyed the whole place. It is so cute. The cafe is lovely and all the staff we met were very welcoming.

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Los Angeles, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Trerice was by no means the reason we were in the area, but I couldn't be happier that we stopped. The volunteers who work there obviously enjoy their work and engaging with the guests who come through, even two adults like us who *really* wanted to wear the historical reproductions and take a picture holding this artifact or that one.... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

One of the smaller National Trust properties to visit but as always an enjoyable time out. Lovely gardens with ample picnic surroundings, this particular property had big chunky hexagonal picnic benches, great for families on their day out. It is always a pleasure to visit the National Trust and tick them off your list as you go along.

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Doncaster
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124 reviews 124 reviews
59 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Ten years or so ago, we visited and found a pleasant place to have a quick look around, house and garden. It's changed so much in the presentation that we nearly didn't recognise it - the volunteer guides literally bring it to life with their description of life long ago and of the domestic circumstances that pertained back then; food... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Trerice is beautiful! It's unspoiled by interactive bits and pieces but it does have the most wonderful volunteers who bring the past to life. The volunteers are not snooty like some national trust volunteers we have encountered - they are down to earth people who love this house and all of it's history! We will definitely be back next year!

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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150 reviews 150 reviews
33 attraction reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

A small country house with lovely grounds and lots of interesting things going on - this is well worth a visit. Theres also a shop, second hand book stall, plant sakes and a cafe.

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