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Aberglasney Gardens

Llangathen SA32 8QH, Wales
01558668998
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Llangathen
Type: Gardens, Outdoors
Activities: Viewing foliage
Owner description: These gardens inspired poets back in the 15th century.
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Type: Gardens, Outdoors
Activities: Viewing foliage
Owner description: These gardens inspired poets back in the 15th century.

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English first
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Visited last weekend for Christmas Market Fair December 6th and 7th. Well run event. Loads of craft stalls and lovely choirs singing Welsh well known songs and Christmas Carols. Shuttle bus ran a good service from car park to house and back. This was free. £8 pp admission to house and fair. We were lucky with the weather and the... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I'd visited Aberglasney twice in the early 2000s. WOW it has been wonderfully developed and is a stunning place. My partner and I have visited many gardens but this blew us away- especially the Ninfarium. Absolutely worth a visit.

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We went to a wedding here about 12 yrs ago when it was in the early stages of renovation so visiting it again after such a break was very interesting.The house is looking brighter and more open. The tropical area had excellent plants which looked very healthy.Outside the various themed gardens still looked colourful despite the time of year and... More 

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Lampeter, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We visited the gardens to see the GIANT VEGETABLE competition on Sunday 5th October had an excellent day vegetables were enormous good show. We then visited the Cafe it was extremelly busy, but the staff were great very helpfull and cheerfull ,we were told they had some coach trips in,and that was why it was so full. We had Ham... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Myself and my family absolutely love a trip to Aberglasney gardens. We have however, been extremely disappointed today by the service we received at the tea rooms. We booked a table for 15 of us for lunch as we were celebrating our Mum's birthday. On arrival we were spoken to extremely rudely by one of the owners in front of... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
13 attraction reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We visited the gardens on Tuesday 30 September. Initially we were given a very interesting talk about the history of the house and gardens. All the good things reported on Trip Advisor are true. The gardens, rescued from dereliction in the 1990s, are a monument to the great efforts made by all concerned. The gardens are interesting in lay-out and... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We arrived at Aberglasney Gardens after numerous recommendations from the locals - and we weren't disappointed. A truly beautiful set of gardens with a real sense of being in a feeling of enchantment. Wonderful landscapes with a number of different gardens to visit and walk round. Staff were very helpful and wanting to speak to us "it's so lovely to... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Lovely place with fascinating history, fantastic gardens and great tea room. Well worth a visit if this sounds your cup of tea!

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

a beautifully landscaped set of gardens and a really good tearoom overlooking the pond. The staff were helpful and the herb scone very, very large! An ideal place to while away an hour or so,

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Llanrwst, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
6 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This garden has certainly developed over the years and the addition of the house will certainly be a bonus.Lle hyfryd i ymlacio.

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