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Lovely place to relax and watch the world go by

Beautiful surroundings, a lovely place to relax by the river. Tea kiosk selling delicious homemade... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Reading, United Kingdom
Beautiful place to sit back and relax

Looking for somewhere quiet and peaceful with a river side setting then this is the place. From... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2019
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Caversham Court Church Road, Reading RG4 7AD, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful surroundings, a lovely place to relax by the river. Tea kiosk selling delicious homemade cake - I think it was RBH volunteers when we visited. A great excuse to eat cake as it's raising money for charity! The day we visited the gardens were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

Looking for somewhere quiet and peaceful with a river side setting then this is the place. From march - october everyday except a monday a Charity tea kiosk is open

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2019

I am fortunate to know Reading & Caversham very well having grown up there & Caversham Court Gardens never fail to impress with its stunning beauty & the most amazing trees & plants. It still feels as if it's one of Caversham's best kept secrets...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

Victorian park that has been looked after well. Clàssic clues of its Victorian look huge gates , stone pillars and iron gates. Green metal benches, bandstand, cafe and toilets . Staff friendly and welcoming and knowledgeable and hard working. Play areas , statues and lots...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

Picturesque compact gardens beside Caversham bridge & riverside with a sense of history - it isn't large though

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

The gardens are a relaxing spot beside the River Thames, Well worth a visit at any time of the year. Very popular with families and the facilities are quite good. Great views of all the different activity on the river.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Great place for a picnic or a quiet early morning stroll. This park has also hosted many events. Including, an open cinema.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

Pretty gardens and peaceful surroundings. Heading towards the Gazebo there is a timeline on the ground which records the years on one side and important events on the other. One metre represents 100 years. Very interesting. There is a quaint little tea kiosk which sells...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gloria P
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Whilst staying in Reading we needed some fresh air and decided to walk to these gardens. It was so relaxing, peaceful and beautiful and a great place to watch people doing activities on the river Thames (our favourite was watching the swimmers). If you want...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

This beautiful space, once a grand private house, opens directly onto the river. It's well-tended gardens are glorious, and it has a number of fine old specimen trees that are very special. Free to enter, there is a seasonal cafe selling tea and cake, run...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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