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Walled Gardens of Cannington

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Beautiful gardens

Two of us OAP ladies went out for a visit having been told it's a great place to visit. The gardens... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan M
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Somerset, United Kingdom
What a lovely place to visit and a great lunch

Had no real idea of what to expect but thought we would spend a few hours looking around something... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
richardcD6266PL
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Located in the village of Cannington, Somerset, the Walled Gardens lie within the grounds of a medieval priory and many of its fine buildings, including the walls of the garden, remain. Having undergone extensive redevelopment, the gardens were...more
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Church Street, Cannington, Bridgwater TA5 2HA, England
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All reviews tea room well worth a visit lovely garden cakes car park few hours hidden gem light lunch tucked away tea shop limited menu friendly staff plant sales area cream tea great value no charge afternoon tea
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two of us OAP ladies went out for a visit having been told it's a great place to visit. The gardens are lovely and so colourful. The 'hot house' has some unusual specimens growing, well worth a look. the staff we met were chatting and...More

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Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. So pleased you enjoyed your visit, do come and visit us again soon. Thank you

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Had no real idea of what to expect but thought we would spend a few hours looking around something away from the traditional coastal aspects - What a little gem we found - The staff were very friendly and helpful and the garden were very...More

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Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 20 September 2018

If you are down near Cannington and have a few hours to kill then spending them at the walled gardens will be time well spent. These gardens a real eye-opener, they are beautifully set out with a fantastic range of trees, flowers, succulents as well...More

Thank raymondcBillingham
Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Hope you visit us again soon.

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We pre booked the afternoon tea for 4 then had a wonderful couple of hours walking around the gardens. Absolutely lovely even in September. The afternoon tea was ready at 1pm as requested & we could not believe the volume & quality of the food,...More

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Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Arrived here just after 1pm on a Sunday, thinking it would be nice to have a light lunch before a walk around the gardens. Quite honestly, we nearly left. The noticeboard clearly states hot food until 3.15pm, but - no jacket potatoes, one sausage roll...More

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Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I have passed your comments on to the management team.

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

From the moment we arrived until the time that we left we enjoyed ourselves 100%. The children loved the flowers but their best experience were the fascinating cacti! They were captivated by their shapes and unusual colours! The blue garden was fantastic - I have...More

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Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! So pleased you enjoyed your visit. Please do come and visit again soon. Thank you.

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Travelled quite a way to get there for mid afternoon lunch after checking times online. Arrived at 2 minutes past 3 to be told hot meals (this included sandwiches and anything that needed to be made) were only served until 3. The people in front...More

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Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your comments will be passed on to the management team. We apologise for the inconvenience but pleased you enjoyed the gardens. Thank you.

Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is a superb garden and one of the most interesting that we visited on the HF Holidays Somerset & Devon Garden Tours which were excellently led by the very knowledgeable and entertaining Christine Walkden. There are many exotics well arranged in different zones in...More

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Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Really pleased you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you there again soon!

Reviewed 29 July 2018

I frequently visit the lovely little tearoom and gift shop. The staff are friendly and polite and the food in the tearoom is always delicious, I have had the high tea which was amazing value, sandwiches, toasted sandwiches and jacket potatoes, tea and cake. All...More

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Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. So pleased you enjoy your visits and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 29 July 2018

My daughter and I visited the tea room for high tea. The tea room itself is very sweet with cute finishing touches. The staff were very friendly, helpful and chatty. We had a delicious tea of tasty filled sandwiches, scones with cream and jam and...More

Thank 720sandy
Bridgwater C, Admin at Walled Gardens of Cannington, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. So glad you enjoyed your visit to us.

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Karen S
10 June 2018|
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Response from bigbird314 | Reviewed this property |
I think the price varies through the year. There was no charge at all for us in February
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sarah r
13 January 2017|
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Response from Bridgwater C | Property representative |
Hi, dogs are more than welcome to visit the gardens and tearooms. We do ask that that they remain on a lead at all times and that consideration is given to other customers in the tearoom. We are now open seven days a week... More
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