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Address: Off the A435, | North Cerney, Cirencester GL7 7BX, England
Phone Number: 44 (0)1285 831300
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Secret garden- a little gem

The gardens at Cerney had a veer special feeling about them. VERY hard to find, and un-signed and without anybody to greet you at the entrance it felt a little like like entering... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We were a bit unsure of the turning at the entrance as it felt like it was someones private home. We followed the parking sign to the car park, and another sign to the gardens. We were the second visitors when we arrived, and did not see anyone coming after. Everything was based on a trust system, we put the... More 

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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Peaceful and a nice visit but not really a destination-more like a wander through a rich friends house.!

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

A hidden garden with no National Trust rubbish such as children's play areas and constant requests for gift aid. However as quiet and picturesque as it was, the garden was very much in some need of TLC with grass weeds appearing through the gravel, bindweed engulfing the knot garden and odds and sods scattered all around the greenhouse. A welcome... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

A hidden and very secret garden run entirely on trust ! The flowers, shrubs and trees are magnificent and there are lots of little paths and walkways to explore.There is a tea room with home- made cakes where you pour your own cupola and pay in an honesty box.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

These gardens are very beautiful, hidden away in a quiet valley in the heart of England. It was a lovely summers day yet very few visitors were around so we had the peace and beauty all to ourselves. The walled garden is lovely to walk around, with an abundance of flowering shrubs and roses. They r not for the purist,... More 

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Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The gardens at Cerney had a veer special feeling about them. VERY hard to find, and un-signed and without anybody to greet you at the entrance it felt a little like like entering a private place without being invited, and it did not look much from the car-park (a meadow). But entering the walled gardens was like entering a secret... More 

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Blackburn, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Wonderful place to visit - quiet, beautifully scented plants, restful. Rare to find a place that trusts you to pay your own admission fee, nice little tearoom where same applies.

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Norwich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

My husband and I visited the gardens this afternoon having read about them on trip advisor. We were so glad we went as they were a tranquil delightful place to be. The gardens themselves are absolutely stunning with a huge variety of plants and planting styles. The little tea room/pottery is a delight and the chocolate cake was wonderful and... More 

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

What a beautiful plantsmen's garden, in a tranquil setting. Friendly, knowledgable staff, eager to talk to visitors. It was heartwarming to experience a garden based on honesty boxes for, entrance, coffe and shop. We were lucky to meet the owner who was keen to encourage us to visit all corners of her garden. What a lovely way to spend a... More 

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Chipping Sodbury, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Beautiful setting. They trust you to put the entrance fee of £5 per adult into a wooden letter box attached to a shed. The walled garden was pretty and a lovely view from the Gazebo. The tea room is all self service - you make your own and put the money in a lidded biscuit tin. Lovely pottery pieces at... More 

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