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Great history!

free access and some great history that you can learn without the need of any expenditure... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HarryAndrews1994
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Aldershot, United Kingdom
Quiet & relaxing place

This place gives you a very peacefull feeling. Quiet place and I was surprised that it was no one... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
uandr88a
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Staines, United Kingdom
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Tilford Road | 2 miles SE of Farnham, off B3001; off Junction 10 of M25, Farnham GU9 8EP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

free access and some great history that you can learn without the need of any expenditure. beautiful and secluded the abbey is a great place for anybody to visit. Furthermore, for those that are not aware, just up the hill is a very secret witches...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This place gives you a very peacefull feeling. Quiet place and I was surprised that it was no one else in the area, especially that's free

Thank uandr88a
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Went here the other day with the wife, she drove. They haven't finished building it! And no monks anywhere. Also no toilet.

1  Thank mrmorrison2018
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Decided to go out for the day and visit part of the National Heritage sites near us and went to the Abbey. This is a lovely place to visit with the pond/moat surrounding the house and the river flowing at the top end of the...More

Thank AXDR13
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Beautiful tranquil site. Little remains of the original structures. Easy accesses. Local walks easy and good for choldren and dog walking.

Thank chrisryderjones
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Park up in the small free car park and then walk past the lake to the ruins of Waverley Abbey. Good English Heritage signs inform you of the history. What a large abbey it was in its day. Its a good way to pass an...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Whilst visiting my family in Surrey, I took the opportunity to visit a couple of "free" English Heritage sites nearby. With my satnav, it came up short by about a mile or so. However, the Abbey is signposted, and I ignored the satnav, and just...More

1  Thank DonaldM739
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Stopped en route somewhere else - very quiet, and not a lot to see, but a nice setting for a sandwich!

Thank J0B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

If there's a finer piece of Surrey, I don't know it. Surrounded by hills, woods and the river wey this place has hardly changed since the monks were turfed off this land. Try and imagine if the abbey had remained- there would have been a...More

Thank robinn669
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is very close with Moore Park. And historically related with two site. Good to have imagination on old time religious life.

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