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Hidden Valley Gardens

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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My husband and i stayed here,Patricia and Peter couldnt have been more welcoming,truely wonderful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Lovely quiet place

Well worth a visit, lovely gardens, friendly staff and owners. Not too big and easy to walk around... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2019
St Austell, United Kingdom
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Hidden Valley Gardens is a 3 acre garden nestled in a hidden valley designed to create an immense sense of calm amongst 26 beds/borders featuring a host of colourful herbaceous perennials, annuals, shrubs and bulbs. The hot border bursts with a riot...more
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Par, St Austell PL24 2TU, England
+44 1208 873225
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and i stayed here,Patricia and Peter couldnt have been more welcoming,truely wonderful setting in the beautiful cornish countryside.accommodation is clean and comfortable more on the luxurious side,Patricia and Peter are on site should you need anything at all.situated within driving distance to all...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

Well worth a visit, lovely gardens, friendly staff and owners. Not too big and easy to walk around. Well mlooked after

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 667jackyw
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Although our October visit was only a week before the gardens were due to close for the winter there was still lots of colour and plenty to see here. We arrived on a sunny Sunday afternoon, there were a few other visitors there. The garden...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank k r
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Having spent a year in China, I came home to go on holiday with my partner who had booked a place that was out of the way in a little hidden gem with a garden to be envious of. The place itself was hidden away...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deborah S
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Forbidden Mansion, Moriarty’s missions, Sherlock Holmes trail! Find the clues and solve the puzzles, really great fun and you can spend hours in the gardens so great outside excersise to, really nothing not to like for all ages. Can’t reccomend enough!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sean69Smith
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

If you love wildlife or beds of vibrant flowers this is the garden to visit. Full of rows upon rows of bright flowers including crocosmia, salvias and dahlias'. There is a constant hum of bees and you're likely to spot many different butterflies including clouded...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank feroniar
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful garden, well maintained making for a relaxing and quiet visit. Helpful owners and useful leaflet. We enjoyed making our own cups of tea at the end. Felt all the better for our visit!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed July 13, 2018

This is a lovely garden with a variety of colourful borders and corners, vegetable beds and pond. It's compact (although a lot bigger than most people's back gardens!) and we enjoyed a 45-minute stroll looking at the different areas using the well-labelled leaflet. A cup...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Dotty38
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Amazing gardens , only a small nursery but with very reasonably priced plants well worth an hour of anybody’s time

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank andystote
Reviewed June 5, 2018

This garden is a real gem. Although not large it is arranged in a number of varied "rooms" all well interpreted with an informative leaflet. There is a wide variety of plants giving colour and interest at all seasons. The free tea and coffee for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Alan C
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