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Lovely gardens and great food!

I visited today and was delighted to find lovely gardens with many unusual plants. It isn't big... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
patsyEastMidlands
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Lovey gardens

The size of the gardens is deceptive. Thought at first it was going to be tiny. But there is a lot... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Kayphil56
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 October 2014

i took a friend for lunch on a beautiful Autumn day. The setting was enchanting. We had soup and sandwiches which were substantial and delicious and we will definitely go back. Cannot rate the tearoom highly enough. Well worth a revisit and of course the...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Supposedly one of the places to go for snowdrops - don't bother paying to go in- the best displays are as you walk down the road before you enter!"! A pleasant enough garden with a small lake but where are the snowdrops - there are...More

2  Thank Julie P
michelle u, Manager at Felley Priory Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you for your comments. I am sorry you found the snowdrops disappointing. We are more known for our Galanthus collection of rare and unusual varieties than large drifts like Hopton and Hodsock. Michelle

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Reviewed 6 October 2018

The gardens themselves are very well kept but are not huge but do contain a good selection of plants. The tea room was visited first and this was really good with a fine choice f home prepared food on offer. The nursery was the last...More

Thank LincolnshireExplorer
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Though small, the gardens are crammed with plants and quite well maintained. The old house is an atmospheric backdrop. Staff were helpful (one of the gardeners went out of his way to find out the name of a plant for us) and the small nursery...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018

I visited today and was delighted to find lovely gardens with many unusual plants. It isn't big but well worth a visit. The cafe was wonderful - reasonably priced super cake and coffee. I shall definitely visit again. The nursery is lovely with a lot...More

Thank patsyEastMidlands
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The size of the gardens is deceptive. Thought at first it was going to be tiny. But there is a lot to see and the gardens are stunning. The price is £6 for adults and £5 for seniors. But if you want to visit a...More

Thank Kayphil56
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Went here for a visit after reading about it on line. It is easy to find just a short distance from the M1. The approach is down a narrow lane at the end of which is an electric gate which gate which opens as you...More

Thank DavidA200
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We so enjoyed looking around the gardens here. All the beds were so well kept and we loved the topiary. The pond and views from were siper over the rolling countryside. There are seats both in the sun and in the many little archways and...More

1  Thank donnison44
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely walk round gardens with my parents who came down from Scotland on holiday. Had a lovely lunch afterwards in the tea rooms then went to buy some plants on our way out. When paying for them with cash we were refused as...More

Thank ywilson62
michelle u, Manager at Felley Priory Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Hi I am so sorry you felt dissapointed. As a small business we are advised by the banks not to take Scottish notes. This is because we do not see enough to know if they are fake. There has been alot of fake Scottish notes...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Was looking for somewhere to break a long journey down the M1. This was it - very convenient and a beautiful surprise. Great tea room, beautiful garden and delightful nursery.

Thank Pam W
michelle u, Manager at Felley Priory Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely comment.

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We visited here on the Daffodil Sunday event in April, there were lots of beautiful spring flowers and gardens full of different varieties of daffodils. We had a nice walk round the gardens then went to the tea rooms and had a scone and coffee....More

Thank Tanni F
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Typical English country garden. We visited late September the herbaceous beds were getting tired but the wolfsbane was still in flower (shame I couldn't find any werewolves). The autumn crocuses were lovely and the views of the surrounding fields calm and peaceful. Well worth an...More

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Response from DavidA200 | Reviewed this property |
I think you will find opening times on their web site and think they are generally open Tuesday to Friday.
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