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Address: Dunskey Estate | Portpatrick, Stranraer DG9 8TJ, Scotland
Phone Number: 01776 810211
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A Maze Ing

Really liked this little place. Lovely walled garden and woodland walk. But main attraction is a proper hedge maze in which you actually get lost. Kids loved it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Lovely, tranquil garden, and walks, tea room is very good for lunches and all cakes etc... being made in kitchen in full view.

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Stranraer, Scotland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Lovely place to visit, gardens are beautiful. The kids loved the maze. Tea room is lovely, food was good.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
25 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Well set out gardens with lots of lovely trees and plants and flowers,which are really nice to see. There is nothing not to like!

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Poor presentation and maintenance standards spoilt what could have been a worthy regeneration project.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Really liked this little place. Lovely walled garden and woodland walk. But main attraction is a proper hedge maze in which you actually get lost. Kids loved it.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

what a lovely place to vist nice gardens tea room and lovely walks we walked some of the southern upland way to reach dunskey gardens we walk from portpatrick up trough some woods following the tea room signs

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We visited the Gardens on a dull morning. We had coffee in the tearoom, we walked around the formal gardens and over to the lakes. We then went into the maze. The hedges are high, so you can't see where you are. Getting to the centre was good, getting out hilarious.

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Brighouse
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66 reviews 66 reviews
13 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We haven't visited the gardens as we like to visit the tearooms and take in the atmosphere. We have been here before and remembered having delicious soup and a piece of cake, so we decided on a return visit This visit wasn't as good. The choice of food was poor and there was barely a smile from the two ladies... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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181 reviews 181 reviews
88 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Leave the car in Portpatrick (free) and do the coastal walk (about 2.5 miles) up Dunskey Glen which takes in Port More beach, to Dunskey Ho. Visit the gardens and the excellent tea room. Return same way...just as good...nice views to Ireland.

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Kippen, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Lovely garden. Well laid out. We found it more interesting than a lot of larger, more famous ones. Maze is quite difficult...

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