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Terra Nova Garden

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| Dromin, Kilmallock, Ireland
+353 86 065 8807
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Communion

My little girl Sadhbh loves this garden so much, we had her communion photography done in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Noeleen L
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Full of magic

Well worth a visit. It was wonderful to see the look of excitement on the face of my 3 year old... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Tommie69
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Terra Nova Garden nestles in the heart of the Golden Vale of Ireland. Winner of the 'Best Garden in Ireland' this half acre paradise is packed full of wonderful plants and interesting garden features. A pergola festooned with scented roses, tranquil pools, a Thai style house set amid lush tropical planting, a fairy woodland, Terra Nova is full of surprises around every corner! Open March to September by appointment. The garden is also home to 'Debradations' a goregous gift shop, full to the brim of whimsical, beautiful and quirky gifts. The garden also features unusual plants for sale and a self service teahouse.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Dromin, Kilmallock, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My little girl Sadhbh loves this garden so much, we had her communion photography done in the Garden. Surrounded by Fairies and magnificent flowers it was absolutely Fabulous!! Beautiful place for any family to visit. Fairy shop is a little piece of magic! Thanks Deborah!

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. It was wonderful to see the look of excitement on the face of my 3 year old daughter and other children as they found the enchanted features on every turn. So much care has been taken by the owners to create...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful couple of hours I spent here with my daughter today. There is magic awaiting you every corner you turn. Beautifully designed and bursting with love and character. Supplied with a story to guide us on our path, I don't think we missed...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I brought my 6 year old niece here who just loves the whole idea of fairy world. And what a fantastic experience. Deborah was brilliant at the introduction & spoke to the little one giving her the booklet so much so when she had questions...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

This garden is an ideal location to bring young children. There is magic at every turn and the attention to detail is what makes this place special.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

So today Ireland was hot too hot to paint the house so I loaded the kids in the car and off we went. It was amazing so relaxing and peaceful even my boisterous boys relaxed and took their time to look and discover there was...More

Thank Barbara R
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

If you're looking for magic, this is the right place! We visited it three times, and each was a different experience. Quite unique!

Thank saravin2017
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Deborah B, Owner at Terra Nova Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you for the lovely review and for revisiting the garden - this is a compliment of the highest order! Kindest regards, Deborah

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Once again I visited this wonderful Garden, knowing I wouldn't be disappointed. This time I had two non gardening friends with me. They were in awe of this garden and all the extra 'additions' that make the garden so very special. What are these 'additions'?...More

Thank Fran M
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Deborah and Martin Begley have created an enchanting garden for all ages. You are led with the assistance of a map and verse to discover the secret lives of Fairies, Lechlings, Hoblins and Griffins. Along the way we are privileged to share where Meadow Daisysocks...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Really interesting. Lots of unusual planting. Well worth a visit. Perfect gift shop to take a little memory home.

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Deborah B, Owner at Terra Nova Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you so much for leaving us this lovely review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to both the garden and our gift shop. Kind regards, Deborah

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Margaret M
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Hi, thanks for getting in touch. There is an admission charge to visit the garden of €6 per adult and €4 per child (under 2's free... More
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