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The Japanese Garden & Bonsai Nursery

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Address: St. Mawgan, Newquay TR8 4ET, England
Phone Number: 01637-86-01-16
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Friendly and peaceful

The staff were lovely and friendly and the garden was small but beautiful and peaceful. They also have a half price sale on at the moment with all of their outdoor plants and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Chippenham, UK
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Good timing, as the acers were all just out and in full colour. We wandered round the meandering paths, new delights at each turn. Enjoyed a peaceful time at the zen garden then on to the koi pond, then around again to see the areas' we'd missed first time round. Out through the shop (which is closing in October, apparently)... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

all good to look round The Japanese Garden & Bonsai Nursery you see thing you have never seen before 1 for all the family

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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

we loved it here, the lady at the desk talked to my girls about this and that, loved the gardens myself, probably for the wrong reasons but the way the local fauna was growing into the Japanese gardens gave it a forgotten feel, which contrasted the clean Japanese look, I loved it here and my wife and kids loved it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

The staff were lovely and friendly and the garden was small but beautiful and peaceful. They also have a half price sale on at the moment with all of their outdoor plants and bonsai's - very tempting!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Whilst walking around the Japenese Garden & Bonsai Nursery we had a lovely time. The amazing bamboo and koi ponds were a treat. Very relaxing and enjoyable in the sun.

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We had been to this place years ago and were disappointed then too. We only realised it was the same place as we drove into the car park but thought it may have changed for the better. Not so - it was the same dingy, messy and expensive place it was before. They were charging £4.50 for adults and £2.50... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Really helpful staff, great knowledge of the Bonsais, bought our first Bonsai tree thanks to some great advice Would go again next time we are in the area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Plants were just starting to flower but the overall impact was very soothing. The nursery is closing at the end of the season and there are plent of 1/2 price bargains to be had.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Very peaceful and beautiful ... looked like they are closing the nursery bonsai section, check out their website for more details

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

My partner is very interested in anything Japanese so I though this would be the perfect place to bring him, after visiting a few years previous. On arrival we saw that there were not many cars in the car park, but as weather was damp it was expected (and how we prefer it). Once inside the shop was dark, and... More 

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