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Is this Heaven!

How beautiful this garden is crafted out of the cliffside above Lamorna Cove and easy to see why it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Richard Stewart N
via mobile
Amazing cliffside woodland garden with wonderful views

Fantastic garden created by dedicated owners. Very steep so walking boots recommended + walking... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2019
Debbie B
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

How beautiful this garden is crafted out of the cliffside above Lamorna Cove and easy to see why it has featured on BBC Gardeners World and in the RHS Garden Magazine. Not much parking but possible to park in Lamorna. Better still have a drink...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Richard Stewart N
Reviewed May 17, 2019

Fantastic garden created by dedicated owners. Very steep so walking boots recommended + walking poles or stick. Wonderful garden which we look forward to visiting again.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Debbie B
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

It is a little out of the way but worth the effort It's a peaceful beautiful garden at the top of a hill The view of the Cove are superb It is a great place to send sometime admire the beautiful gardens and fab view...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

Tim Mowl writes perceptively in his book "Historic Houses of Cornwall" of how the vast majority of Cornish gardens ignore the county's greatest asset - viz, the sea. Chygurno is an exemplum of this. Less than a few hundred yards from the roaring Atlantic you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank John B
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Every garden we visited this Spring (2018) was a little behind with blossoming due to to the tough weather late into Spring. This garden is however always inspiring and interesting to visit. Wander along and look at the views, clamber up and down and see...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Rosemary J
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Lovely valley garden spread over about 5 acres. Many steps so not really for wheelchairs or people unsteady on their feet. Excellent views and collection of flora. Appreciate the hard work that has gone into setting up these gardens. Reasonable £5.00 entrance fee. Usually open...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Our neighbours Robert and Carol have created an astonishing Cornish maritime garden on the edge of a cliff. It is a joy and not to be missed

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Marcus_Clark_Lamorna
Reviewed August 6, 2016

We visited this private garden in the village of Lamorna while on holiday in Cornwall. The entrance fee goes towards a nationwide scheme which raises funds for a number of good causes, such as Macmillan Cancer Support. This wonderful waterside house and garden was built...More

Date of experience: July 2016
36  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed April 24, 2016

This garden reflects a level of dedication to detail and engineering that make it worth a visit from any keene gardener.

Date of experience: April 2016
10  Thank Kinloch3
Reviewed September 25, 2015

In 1908, the house at Chygurno was built for two suffragettes from London who founded the Women’s’ Social and Political Union in Penzance, after this the house became a refuge for ladies leaving prison, allowing them a place where they could recuperate. Current owners Robert...More

Date of experience: September 2015
13  Thank A_Venetian
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Response from Kinloch3 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I was travelling with a group so they looked after admission, I don't know amount. K