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Bangor Castle Walled Garden

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A hidden gem

Just having opened again since the winter, we visited last Sunday. The floral display is just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Allison D
Bangor walled garden.

This is a beautiful place to walk around or sit and relax in the beauty of colour and fragrance. I... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
lorrainepatriciam
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Castle Park, Bangor, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just having opened again since the winter, we visited last Sunday. The floral display is just beautiful. A relaxing place to visit. Would recommend a visit.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Allison D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place to walk around or sit and relax in the beauty of colour and fragrance. I had to choose a date but I visit this garden regularly.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank lorrainepatriciam
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Great place to take a friend-children-partner, lovely easy walk around various plants and vegetables with a cafe on site. This is a lovely place to visit on a nice day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Avril H
Reviewed January 26, 2019

Definitely the hidden jewel in Bangor's crown. If you appreciate flora and fauna this is a must see place, the displays are amazing and you can really appreciate the hard work the staff put in.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Diane L
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I went for a walk through bangor town and ended up walking around the walled garden at bangor castle grounds. What a pleasant surprise. It is a very well laid out space with sitting areas. Immaculately kept. Simply a beautiful place. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank elaine-ronnie
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful walk around these gardens with my family. well maintained area. Really enjoyed my time here, peaceful and relaxing. Great family day out

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Esther R
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Have been here a few times. In summer when everything is in full bloom the place is lovely. Plenty of seating about the place and a large fountain in the middle. There is also a small cafe which is quite reasonable. Nice place to sit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gary S
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Sure been here a few times since its been done out and before-children will play in places they are not meant to be in(pre Internet/games etc.) Beautiful colorful flowers/plants throughout the year! Cafe ok but A tad pricey for what you get. Can go for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank haimregit
Reviewed November 5, 2018

There aren't many Walled Gardens around but this is one of the best examples, beautifully laid out with neat pathways meandering though the extremely well kept flower beds.Take one of the historic walks thru the Bangor museum and end up in this wonderful grade.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barry2137
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Usually loads of different plants. All well kept. Ice cream parlour with drinks. Good for an hour and beautifully kept. Dog friendly.

Date of experience: November 2018
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cdafney
April 22, 2019|
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Response from Allison D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, level access but the paths are gravel.
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Pamela P
July 19, 2018|
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Response from tiki1861 | Reviewed this property |
More than a little late seeing your question, but yes you can take a dog on a lead. There is a little cafe, mostly outdoor sitting and a bowl of water nearby for dogs.
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Leonie M
April 9, 2017|
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Response from WGL1950 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my delayed reply. There is no entrance charge to Walled Garden.
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