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Just amazing

This is one of the best NT properties both the gardens and house if you do anyone of the NT this... read more

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rosalindholt32
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Martock, United Kingdom
An amazing day out.

I have been wanting to come to Stourhead House and Gardens for a while and on my recent l was not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mowden
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Witham, United Kingdom
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Stourhead includes a Palladian house and world-famous landscape garden. The garden is perhaps the most beautiful and magical of all the great landscape gardens, Stourhead is an 18th-century view of an Arcadian paradise. On a plateau of high ground...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Stourhead High Street | Near Mere, Warminster BA12 6QD, England
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Reviewed today

This is one of the best NT properties both the gardens and house if you do anyone of the NT this must be one. We just made in time to see the amazing rhododendrons such colours and the trees all out. a lovely mile or...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been wanting to come to Stourhead House and Gardens for a while and on my recent l was not disappointed. The house, the gardens, the parklands, and the follys were all very impressive and there was a supprise around every corner. I would...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Specifically went out of our way to visit this property and we were not disappointed, the car park was full to overflowing when we arrived so it's obviously on many peoples lists to visit. The garden walk is extensive and can be challenging in places...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Stourhead House and Garden several times and each time we have enjoyed the whole experience. This has to be one of the best NT places in England. There’s plenty to see and the grounds are extensive. In a a single word it’s...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent the whole day here recently enjoying both the gardens and the house. The gardens are glorious with giant rhododendrons in an amazing range of colours along most of the paths. The Lake and views are simply stunning. Although there is a cafe to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favorite places to visit, with a charming walkabout the lake. The trees on this property are stunning, and plenty of rhododendrons were blooming and providing color. I was lucky enough to visit on a cool and clear day, so blue skies made...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for family and friends for a relaxing day out . Staff are very friendly , although dogs are not allowed in the lake area untill 4 pm . But there are other walks for dogs . You can also get some lovely photo...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank ceacott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a couple of times, it's stunning during every season if you can brave the cold. Always worth a visit for a stroll.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank IainT23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place! Great walks around the estate, which are free and only need the car park charge. You can only take dogs in after 4pm, we did that last time and the walk around the lake is superb. Join the NAtional Trust on the day...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank north17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited just recently with my wife and had a wonderful day. It was raining quite heavily when we arrived but the day was about Stourhead so we soldiered on. We met Jillian, a volunteer, upon exiting entrance who walked with us to the house explaining...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Marigold50
May 30, 2019|
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Response from rjwoods76 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can, some restrictions may apply so best to check with the individual locations before heading there.
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Guy C
April 18, 2019|
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Response from Duncan I | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest not. The paths are not really suitable.
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Bernard M
October 14, 2018|
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Response from pagedigital | Reviewed this property |
No. Just make sure you scan your National Trust membership card at the ticket machine.
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