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Excellent introduction to the Island.

Well worth the visit and joining the garden tour on a tuesday. Allow a full day so you can relax... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Bertie20142014
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Bath, United Kingdom
Guernsey Holiday

This is a beautiful island. The walks are wonderfully peaceful and not overly energetic. There are... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
mbeale2014
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Chatham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Well worth the visit and joining the garden tour on a tuesday. Allow a full day so you can relax on the beautiful beaches with picnic in the afternoon.

Thank Bertie20142014
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is a beautiful island. The walks are wonderfully peaceful and not overly energetic. There are no cars on the island but just be careful of the Quad bikes they used to transport things around the island, you do hear them coming. There are plenty...More

Thank mbeale2014
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We went over on the ferry from St Peter Port last Sunday, so couldn't do the actual garden tour. We walked almost all round the island, cutting across the middle to take in the tiny church, and a drink at the Mermaid. Be aware that...More

Thank IvvieN
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Lovely tour of the gardens but. Just walking around the Island was a delight on it's own.....so many lovelywild flowers and the scents..divine

Thank Andy K
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Went across on an early ferry and spent the day on the island. After walking from the landing steps we had a coffee at the Mermaid Tavern. After refreshment we walked up a steep hill to the village and visited the church. We continued our...More

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 2 October 2014

We went to Herm on a Tuesday as we knew that the Graden Tour is only then and we really wanted to take the tour. The Head Gardener did not disappoint. It was a joy to listen to his stories and we learned so much...More

1  Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Its an educational walk while the colours and smells of the flowers are really refreshing as you stroll through the gardens. I had bought some plants after the tour out of inspiration :)

Thank Steph H
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Brett was our guide, he's trained in gardening and informed on local life as well, Head gardener for Herm. This little island enjoys a very moderate climate and there are lots of interesting plants from more tropical climes. With only 67, maybe 68 today, the...More

Thank TravelgalMission_BC
Reviewed 12 July 2014

The coast of Herm really has it all, from the cliff paths of the south of the island, to the sand dunes in the north, to the stunning golden sandy beaches along the north & eastern sides. There are also rolling fields that are farmed...More

Thank JerseyBoy75
Reviewed 1 July 2012

Thinking about returning to Guernsey and read this review of Herm. It brought me back to our visit last year and so I should like to endorse this review of Herm. A walk around Herm is one of total beauty. Around each corner is another...More

2  Thank Janice H
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