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Lovely garden

Visited this property for the first time recently. The gardens are well laid out and easy to... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2019
NeilstonTravellers32
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Will be nice on a sunny day

As a NT member I was a bit disappointed that there was no. Scones in the cafe,this was the first NT... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2019
billyclark1948
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Carluke, United Kingdom
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Greenbank Lodge High Flenders Road, Clarkston G76 8RB, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A visit to the gardens on a weekday morning held much anticipation for us. Alas, not as expected. The National Trust for Scotland normally ensures worthwhile visits. Not here though. I hasten to add here that I am reviewing the woodland walk. We didn’t go...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Bob M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place really needs updating. Cafe is not nice at ałl, I would not recommend it. Such a shame that the are not investing in a nice new cafe people in the area could walk to, they would make a fortune in this area.More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Maria A
Julie G, Manager at Greenbank Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy our café. We have invested a lot of resource in the property over the last 18 months including the development of the café. So far the feedback about the changes have been really positive. I...More

Reviewed August 14, 2019

Walk my dog regularly there. The cafe is excellent for being dog friendly and the staff are all excellent. A big shout out today for the lovely personable HANNAH who always has a great manner and excellent customer service. You’re a great ambassador for National...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Sandra H
Julie G, Manager at Greenbank Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sandra I'm so pleased to hear that you enjoy our site. Thanks for the lovely feedback, our staff try really hard to ensure everyone has a great experience when visiting. regards, Julie

Reviewed August 1, 2019

We took our grandchildren to the gardens. The website said if we visited there was a Goblin Trail for them to do. When we got there, there was nothing available they had to get some of the forms sent down. The information they gave us...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Julie G, Manager at Greenbank Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm disappointed that your grandchildren didn't enjoy our Little Garden trail. We have flagged this issue to ensure that this doesn't happen again. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Warm regards, Julie

Reviewed July 15, 2019

Took my little girl & 8 friends here for her 10th birthday . The Mad hatters Tea party was brilliant, food great, characters were professional actors & brilliant. Staff could not have been more helpful, so attentive, even gave sun cream to the children when...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Julie G, Manager at Greenbank Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so delighted that your daughter and friends had a great time at our event. It was such a success we will definitely be repeating next Summer. We hope to see you again. Kind regards, Julie

Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

Visited this property for the first time recently. The gardens are well laid out and easy to navigate. Some really lovely plants to see. Also visited the tearoom for a coffee and a scone both of which were very good. They had a really good...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank NeilstonTravellers32
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

As a NT member I was a bit disappointed that there was no. Scones in the cafe,this was the first NT property in 3 years that there was no Scones, the soup was hot and very tasty,toilets clean but cold(it was a cold day). In...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank billyclark1948
Reviewed May 1, 2019

As a NTS member for more years than i care to remember, I have visited Greenbank Gardens on numerous occasions.The latest visit with my elderly Mum & Dad was disappointing. As my Dad is registered blind and uses a walker, the access to the tea...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Scottish21
Reviewed April 22, 2019

Popped in on Easter weekend. A nice compact gardens easy to navigate with some great features, plants and topiary. Nice little café, shop and I got some bedding plants.

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank GlasgowWinenut
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

This was such a good place for my photography project (fairytales). I had a lot of fun here and the gardens were beautiful especially because it was sunny. The cafe was very cute with a nice wee gift shop. Recommend the raspberry lemonade!! Such a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Kirsty M
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