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Little gem!

Great garden with a wonderful veg garden.Not enormous but very pleasant to walk around for a couple... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Rosie4499
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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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Lovely gardens

Enjoyed an afternoon stroll around the gardens, which were well kept. The plants made a great... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
jan_fromyeovil
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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Great garden with a wonderful veg garden.Not enormous but very pleasant to walk around for a couple of hours. Tea rooms in former stables. Need care underfoot as some slabs a bit uneven.Very helpful staff.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Enjoyed an afternoon stroll around the gardens, which were well kept. The plants made a great display. There is a tearoom situated in a courtyard which currently also houses a small exhibition. Gardens are worth a visit for those particularly green fingered

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

A lovely National Trust property. Just a couple of rooms to see inside the manor at the moment, unless they open up more of the house at other times. But the garden, although relatively small, is beautiful and very well kept. The ponds and shelter...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Interesting building and history. Wonderful gardens, good to stroll round at the end of the summer. Seeing the vegetable garden gave me a few ideas for next year. As with all NT properties well informed and knowledgeable staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 12 September 2018

This is a smaller National Trust garden but well worth a visit. There are many interesting plants in a peaceful setting. Tearoom small but seating outside in good seather.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

I liked Tintinhull because it's on a human scale. There's about 6 garden "rooms" to walk through, if you count the kitchen garden. They could make more of the "pond garden" however, and this could be a wonderful "paradise garden" in the Moorish fashion with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Small garden but well maintained. Some of the paths would be difficult for some people. Small cafe and plant sales.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank davidmC6715VQ
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Tintinhull was a lovely find on a long cross-country trip - small, peaceful, and lovingly cared-for clearly, both by its creators and now by the National Trust. There are separate garden areas or ‘rooms’ divided by hedges, each with different themes (the Pool garden with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank amdgriggs
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Been here each year for many years and it is so tranquil and unpretentious, some lovely plants, vegetable patches and seating areas, the cafe is very pleasant

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank janeava
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This NT garden was designed by plantswoman Phyllis Reiss. It is calm and relaxing and a lovely place to spend time. It is a beautiful pace if you are able bodied. However, it is difficult terrain for a wheelchair as the paths are all of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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CarolW2245
26 April 2017|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carol, My advice is, always check the National Trust website before a visit. It gives loads of Inf., opening times, prices, things to see & facilities. It says, "Small tea-room serving delicious cakes and cream teas". So... More
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sarah r
13 January 2017|
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Response from RoxanneC142 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sarah, Dogs are welcome in the courtyard where the small shop and tearoom are but they aren't allowed into the gardens. If you do go you will understand why, but the garden 'rooms' wouldn't be appropriate for visitors... More
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