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Best garden ever visited

This is possibly the best National Trust garden we’ve visited (and we’ve visited quite a lot). Lots... read more

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HingeWest
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Studham, United Kingdom
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Wow

Absolutely beautiful , the gardens are stunning, unfortunately didn't get round the whole site... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Martine B
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Willenhall, United Kingdom
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80 acres of magnificent Garden in the beautiful Conwy Valley. Stunning collections of plants and trees from around the World, giving interest and colour throughout the seasons.Varied Events Programme offering something for everyone.
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Tal-y-cafn | Colwyn Bay, Tal-y-Cafn LL28 5RE, Wales
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is possibly the best National Trust garden we’ve visited (and we’ve visited quite a lot). Lots of places have beautiful gardens but it is the sheer scale and variety of Bodnant Garden that is simply amazing. There was enough to entertain our three teenage...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have visited twice in the last year and I am a member of National Trust for over 8 years. There is one woman on reception who is the rudest person I have ever encountered. She scrutinised my membership card and questioned the ages of my...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely beautiful , the gardens are stunning, unfortunately didn't get round the whole site , so will have to return , comfy shoes are a must , lots of Walking. Tea rooms , and shop . Guides and staff all very helpful.

Thank Martine B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Bodnant gardens is a NationalTrust garden just off the A470 between Conwy and Llanrwst and what a gem it is. The gardens are laid out in an informal way and you walk through trees down to the dell area admiring all the vast amount of...More

Thank williec7
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Bodnant today for an afternoon tea with harp and it was simply a very pleasant Sunday afternoon to spend here in the beautiful grounds, so well kept and diverse, with a sumptuous array of sandwiches, cake and scones, lots of tea and a...More

Thank Susanne D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love this garden. Glorious even after this dry summer we have been experiencing. Really amazing range of plants and habitats...wild to manicured. Lovely.

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 2 days ago

A great variety of plants and trees in an idylic setting. We enjoy visiting during every season to see the garden. Visit early in day or late evening to avoud crowds in summer season. The National Trust children back packs are a lovely way to...More

Thank heo43
Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing and so beautiful. It was packed because it’s bank holiday week and all the kids are off school but it was worth seeing. Just lovely. I could have easily wandered the grounds for days. Lots of little hideaways plus everything was in bloom.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited here on 15/7/18 with my wife & 2 x daughters (aged 15 & 9). It was a warm sunny day, which really helped to show off these beautiful gardens. Plenty of walks to do. Also lots of open spaces for kids to enjoy &...More

1  Thank Clarkster999
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having just missed the laburnum arch last year, it was good to catch it this time around – it is lovely. Would imagine that with the sun shining through it – being injected with light and colour - it would be even more special. Had...More

1  Thank Harrison_F_Carter
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DianeskiHoram
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Wirral62 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are. Some not so easy to walk paths if you are a little unsteady on your feet but these can be avoided. Hope this helps you.
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Margaret S
June 5, 2018|
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Hi Margaret, there are no changes to ticket pricing no matter what time to arrive at the Gardens. Unless they there is some sort of promotion locally. Best is to call them and ask 01492 650460
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May 28, 2018|
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Response from Nigel D | Reviewed this property |
Only free to members if you have your card.
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