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Saltram Gardens (National Trust)

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Address: Plympton, Plymouth PL7 1UH, England
Phone Number: 44 1752 336546
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Lots to do and many different events

Depending on time of year there are different events such as gingerbread house making, night walks, birdwatching. The house itself is in lovely condition and worth a visit but the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
niki_billing
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Plymouth, United Kingdom

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Depending on time of year there are different events such as gingerbread house making, night walks, birdwatching. The house itself is in lovely condition and worth a visit but the grounds are well kept and free to visit apart from parking charges. Lovely cafe by the stables that offers good quality tea and coffee.

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Hampshire
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31 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a drab Monday in June. The lady on reception was very helpful and offered a guided tour as we had arrived quite early (an unexpected bonus). The converted chapel used as a traditional tearooms is very nice and different in nature from the usual NT "family" style. It has china cups and tablecloths. As with most NT... More 

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Devon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make sure you visit cafe ,good access-you can visit tea room too-but charge for this if not NT member.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful place with varying activities available. From the quaint cafe and restaurant for a cup of tea and cake to the 2 mile loop for a relaxing walk on a Sunday afternoon. Just perfect.

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Plymouth
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93 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

a wonderful step back in time, and so well kept. a beautiful house "nearly as nice as mine" seriously go and visit this magnificent house, but don't let the little ones sit on the chairs in odd corners, or you'll here please don't sit there and quite right to. the grounds are a treat with a nice walk and vantage... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Saltram House gardens were full of flowers and birdsong fro our walk with family. The grandchildren loved the spy trail, and the bare fallen trunks of trees, left for youngsters to climb on en route. Our relaxing afternoon finished at the café with ice creams and pots of tea.

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Thank VeronicaWriter
St John-in-Cornwall, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Saltram gardens are a wonderful place to take the family - for kids to run around in peace & tranquility. There are so many footpaths that you can walk around in peace, away from the crowds without regard seeing anyone else! Lots of benches to sit on & wonderful views. There's a small children's play area/park near the main entrance... More 

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Thank Maria S
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We visit Saltram on a weekly basis and always have a great time. They ladies know our daughter (she's 3) by name and always make a huge fuss of her. Gardens are beautiful all year round and it's a lovely place to visit and blow away the cobwebs.

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Thank Jen S
Cornwall
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Staff very helpful and knowledgeable. Food in restaurant very good ,bring bread to feed the ducks !Beautiful gardens good walks.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

The walks around Saltram gardens and the surrounding areas are full of great photo opportunities in particular the gardens of Saltram house a lovely walk during may when you are able to see multiple flowers opening and many trees coming into leaf

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