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“Great place for a stroll” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Lower Gardens

Lower Gardens
Ranked #4 of 68 things to do in Bournemouth
Certificate of Excellence
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Great place for a stroll”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2013

I have always loved the gardens and even after some 50 years of visiting they still look great. The spring flowers were out. It is getting a revamp but still looks good

Visited May 2013
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Bournemouth
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“Frequent visitor”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2013

Great to wander through on your way from the shops to the beach. Well kept gardens. Nice to sit and eat a sandwich, if you can find a bench...they are few and far between and usually occupied. You can sit in the grass if it is dry. The balloon is a good attraction, but a little expensive. A few huts selling refreshments.

Visited March 2013
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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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“Virtualy a building site.”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2013

Not the Bournemouth of old and thats for sure. Fenced off areas all over the gardens. Even some of the shops were showing their age. Certainly no longer the 'Posh' resort it used to be.

Visited May 2013
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Ko Samui, Thailand
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“Beautiful gardens”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2013

The gardens are beautiful and offer peace and relaxation and in other areas activities such as riding in the Bournemouth eye Balloon and crazy golf. The gardens have been a favourite place of mine to sit and people watch. The gardens are well maintained and have a aviary on the upper level.

Visited April 2013
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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“All human life is here!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2013

Lovely park, beautifully landscaped. Great place for people watching. Mini golf popular. At the top of the gardens is the Bournemouth Eye, which is a tethered hot air balloon that allows visitors to have good views for miles around.

Visited May 2013
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