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Lovely peaceful place.

Stumbled upon this little gem of a place,so lovely and peaceful with a super little gift shop.Also... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Adele P
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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good visit

Five pound a person to get in. Nice place worth a visit. Lots of bonsai tree to see. In a quaint... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
123taz
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Banbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
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EAST MEETS WEST The Japanese Garden in Cornwall combines the beauty of nature with an artistic refinement using shaping & styling of plants & natural elements. It is a place of tranquillity with a variety of plants and water features, where visitors...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this little gem of a place,so lovely and peaceful with a super little gift shop.Also lovely items on sale in the garden itself.

Thank Adele P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Five pound a person to get in. Nice place worth a visit. Lots of bonsai tree to see. In a quaint village with tea shop.

Thank 123taz
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and mother in law wanted to visit so I tagged along. I was very pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed this place. It's not particularly big but I could happily wonder round for an hour or two. A very tranquil and pleasant...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

really lovely gardens with a large fish pond to walk over. easy to walk around finding different areas to look at. a sweet little shop with friendly staff

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife, mother and two younger daughters visited in August 2018 because the weather wasn’t so great being grey clouds. We were immediately met by Natalie, the daughter of the original founders and creators of the garden. She was lovely and very knowledgeable of the...More

Thank Escape761943
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Exactly what you would expect to find, stunning bonsai, beautiful statued gardens, peaceful walkways and water features, an hour worth your time to reflect and distress. Well stocked gift shop at the end of the walk.

Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were disappointed. Obviously went the wrong time of the year as there wasn't a lot of colour. Looked very tired although there was someone working on the gardens. Wouldn't recommend.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very peaceful with just the sound of birds and running water , not to mention the wind chimes which had very melodic sounds. Not a lot of colour but that is down to the time of year, the Bonsai and bamboo were very nice too....More

Thank holidaymad8449
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two adults, four kids for £20 - Pretty good value. We all enjoyed our visit here. It was peaceful and calming which is the desired effect. The shop has some excellent items, ranging in price, so good for kids and adults to pick up souvenir....More

Thank MumandDad676
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The gardens are (mostly) tranquil and peaceful. There are shady corners to sit and hear only the sound of gentle running water or bamboo wind chimes or just the local bird life. And just as a relaxing meditative moment arrives a plane will take off...More

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Charlotte B
May 11, 2018|
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Response from Natalie H | Property representative |
Hello, We are open 10am until 6pm, last entry to the garden at 5pm, 7 days a week until October 31st. There is lots of useful information on our website. Please find the address on our trip advisor page. Hope this helps.
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Texvaughan
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Natalie H | Property representative |
Hello. We do not currently have a cafe on site but the village has a tea room and a public house, both about a 2 minute walk from the garden. There are also public toilets about 10 meters from our car park entrance. Hope... More
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sandstring
August 28, 2017|
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Response from Natalie H | Property representative |
Hello, We are open 7 days a week until october 31st. We are closed from the 1st of November. I believe the half term is the 16th until the 27th of October- if it is then we are definitely open for these dates. If you fancy... More
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