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Stourhead House and Garden

High Street | Near Mere, Warminster BA12 6QD, England
+44 1747 841152
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Plastic Christmas - is this really spirit of this place ?

The most beautiful garden, possibly in the UK, but Christmas dressing of the site not in keeping... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Norfolk, United Kingdom
Afternoon visit

We visited this week and used our national trust card. Beautiful place and wished we had more time... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
via mobile
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
High Street | Near Mere, Warminster BA12 6QD, England
+44 1747 841152
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The most beautiful garden, possibly in the UK, but Christmas dressing of the site not in keeping with setting, or spirit of this wonderful house ... of which you see only a few rooms. Yes, there were 20 trees, but most were plastic, as were...More

Thank 14pms02
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this week and used our national trust card. Beautiful place and wished we had more time before it got dark. Very much recommend a visit but give yourself plenty of time as there is much to see.

Thank Davidholiday2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful places I have ever been! The gardens are truly magical, and kept in immaculate condition. All the staff were so helpful and friendly. Stourhead has the most delightful tea rooms with scrummy food! I would highly recommend to anyone. The...More

Thank Sophie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the house to see the Christmas decorations but also had a stroll around the gardens.Even in late November, the tree colour was still stunning.

Thank Daisy21Duke
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gorgeous property and stunning grounds. Probably my favourite National Trust property to date. Not many of the rooms in the house were open but each one was beautifully decorated for Christmas. A really festive spectacle. The staff were friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Although...More

Thank jmg1232016
Reviewed 1 week ago

We probably visited a week or two to late to see all the impressive autumn leaf colours, However, what we did see was magical. The trees colours are amazing and in the middle is a glorious serene lake with grotto's and follies that you pass...More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a fantastic house and the gardens and land around gives a brilliant walk. The food at the cafe was good and spacious- typical pasties and sausages rolls with sandwiches. It's a good walk around the park - going to all the follies and...More

Thank RuthsTravels_2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful lakeside circular walk with a grotto and a little cottage selling coffee. The house is lovely and well cared for. Also a very poignant family story attached.

Thank vivienneoxley
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see the house dressed for Christmas. Beautifully done with many rooms decorated. Great work by the volunteers. Lots of Christmas wreaths outside. Only one suggestion to make it a bit more Christmassy and that would have been some traditional Christmas music from Kings...More

2  Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stourhead is always a lovely family day out and makes good use of our memberships. Such beautifully kept stunning picturesque grounds. A stroll around the large lake will always clear ones head. There’s a large car park, a nice restaurant, toilet facilities, and a large...More

Thank Rachel W
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Tia W
5 October 2017|
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Response from Deehop87 |
Under 5s are free.
Norman H
2 September 2017|
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Response from CornwallHolidayer | Reviewed this property |
With National Trust you really need to be a member, that way you get amazing value for money!
Kristina C
6 August 2017|
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Response from anon y | Reviewed this property |
i'm sure it's after 4pm Summer and 3pm winter but not inside house