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Trewidden Garden

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Address: Buryas Bridge | Newlyn, Penzance TR20 8TT, England
Phone Number: 01736 363021
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...no flowers in august

...we have been there in august and saw nearly no flower in the garden...so if that is not the perfect time to visit the garden the owners should reduce the ticket price.

1 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2014
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

...we have been there in august and saw nearly no flower in the garden...so if that is not the perfect time to visit the garden the owners should reduce the ticket price.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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62 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Sorry, this review is late as computer crashed and had to be repaired. On Monday 16 June my husband and I visited Trewidden Gardens. Trewidden was originally purchased by Edward Bolitho, and the garden planted by his son Thomas Bedford Bolitho in the mid-19th Century. Today, still in the care of the Bolitho family, the 15 acre garden has a... More 

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Lovely gardens, really nice to explore! Plenty of places to stop and rest, and just enjoy the day. Little tea room to stop at for a refreshing drink. :)

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Pleased we visited these gardens. The tree ferns were out of this world. Small tea room with scrummy cakes.

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We just missed the best of the rhode's, camellias and bluebells, but we were knocked back by the beauty of the gardens. Everywhere is so very natural and extremely lush. The most amazing spectacle were the abundance of the tree ferns, some were as large as trees. There are unobtrusive marker arrows directing one around the gardens which we found... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Very accessible, with a very useful map and a nice little tea-room where we paid our admission and were made very welcome, taking advantage of the very reasonably-priced refreshments on offer. There is a lot of interesting history here. We just loved the tree ferns and bluebells in the old mine depression/bomb crater, not to mention all the other trees... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

we had a guided visit with the very motivated head gardener his explanations were clear, never too much and just long enough to appreciate the beauty of the garden. in nice weather definitely worth visiting

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London
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Have been coming here for years. The garden is at its best between February and May (when the hundreds of camellias, magnolias and rhododendrons are in full bloom) but it's a delight to visit any of time of year. The secluded paths and beautiful trees are lovely to wander around and the tree ferns are probably more spectacular here, than... More 

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Pendeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Good gardens to visit. Went a little bit to early in the year though.will visit again later in the year

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West Sussex
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118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

From the friendly welcome to a cup of tea and home-maid cake before leaving we thoroughly enjoyed our visit. For colour this is very much a Spring garden,although at any time of year you would get the benefit of the meandering paths always inviting you to something interesting around the next bend. In addition to magnolias,camellias,azaleas,etc the garden has a... More 

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