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Yeo Valley Organic Garden

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A brilliant ‘behind-the-scenes’ day out at Yeo Valley Organic Garden

Our day started with a warm welcome and coffee and biscuits. After this, expert gardener Joe gave... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
38Joanie
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Clevedon, United Kingdom
Great tour, beautiful setting, lovely people, delicious food and organisational ethos to inspire others

I visited yesterday for a garden tour and everyone was super nice. At 39+6 weeks pregnant I thought... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Lara S
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The Yeo Valley Organic Garden, situated at the heart of the Yeo Valley Family Farm is the only organically certified ornamental garden in the country. The 6.5 Acre garden and tearoom are open on April 19 - September 28 2018 from 11 am - 5 pm...more
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Holt Farm Bath Road | Bath Road, Blagdon, Blagdon BS40 7SQ, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Ideal if you are visiting the restaurant as its a short distance and you get to see and hear all about the valley.

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YeoValley, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Thank-you for your review and I hope you will visit us again.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We took the family to see the gardens and have lunch. At least the £5 pp entry fee was waived because of the poor state of the gardens due to the hot summer. Now, the menu said 'beef sandwich with horseradish sauce' - and at...More

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Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Dear profpedwards, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I am so sorry to hear your visit wasn't an entirely positive one. As you will see from past reviews this isn't the level of service we pride ourselves on. We...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Our day started with a warm welcome and coffee and biscuits. After this, expert gardener Joe gave us a full tour of this organic garden explaining their methods, philosophies and forward planning. We then went to the staff canteen (not as basic as it sounds)...More

Thank 38Joanie
Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Hi 38Joanie, Thank you for sharing your lovely review following your recent day at Yeo Valley. It’s wonderful to read how much you enjoyed your time with us and I will be sure to pass on your feedback to the team. Please come back again...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I visited yesterday for a garden tour and everyone was super nice. At 39+6 weeks pregnant I thought I might struggle but it was a relaxing day and Andi -head gardener who took the tour - couldn’t have been more engaging or attentive. I felt...More

Thank Lara S
Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Lara S, It’s great to hear how much you enjoyed taking part in one of our weekend experience days and I will pass on your comments to Andi. Please take a look at our new website to find out more about our upcoming events...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

Arrived on a wet Friday morning and as we waited for the garden to be open the rain stopped and the sunshine blossomed. Went to pay the entrance fee only to be told the gardens were not at their best and therefore we did not...More

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Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear bhughes58, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with is following your recent visit. I am pleased to read how much you enjoyed your time with us and that the weather was on your side too. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

These private gardens have limited weekday opening but are worth seeking out, especially if you're environmentally friendly! Approached via a rather unpromising farm entrance the gardens are tucked away in a very peaceful spot overlooking Blagdon Lake. Upon arrival we were advised that admission fees...More

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Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Questers, Thank you for visiting and for sharing your feedback with us. I am pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us and hope to welcome you back again in the very near future. Kind regards, Roy Delfino-Orme

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Paid a visit using yeokens so free admission and was amazed how beautiful the grounds were. Relaxing haven after an enjoyable lunch in the canteen so did not sample food in the garden cafe although the cakes looked very tempting!

Thank Steve H
Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Hi Steve H, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. I’m so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Best wishes, Roy Delfino-Orme

Reviewed 27 August 2018

We had a great time being shown round the organic gardens. A very informative tour. Highlight was the afternoon with Andi the new head gardener: what she doesn’t know about all things organic isn’t worth knowing. Could have spent a whole day just listening to...More

Thank Suzanne J
Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi Suzanne J, Thank you so much for sharing such a lovely review. I have passed on your compliments to Andi who was over the moon to hear how much you enjoyed your day. We hope to welcome you back again in the very near...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We took the family to see the gardens and have lunch. At least the £5 pp entry fee was waived because of the poor state of the gardens due to the hot summer. Now, the menu said 'beef sandwich with horseradish sauce' - and at...More

1  Thank profpedwards
Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Dear profpedwards, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I am so sorry to hear your visit wasn't an entirely positive one. As you will see from past reviews this isn't the level of service we pride ourselves on. We...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018

I had visited before , so knew all the interesting artefacts and points to look for around the garden. So I and spent the early part of visit anticipating what I knew would be a memorable lunch ! Food excellent and not the norm ....More

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Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Dear alanpaulcampbell, Thank you for sharing you kind words following your recent visit. I am so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us and hope your attempt at recreating our relish is successful. Please be sure to come back again soon....More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

I treated my friend to tickets for The Adventures of Dr Dolittle and we both had a magical evening in the beautiful Organic Gardens. Everything was well planned for visitors,from car parking,food from the cafe and the most splendid performance of Dr.Dolittle. The gardens are...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Elizabeth C, Thank you for joining us for our recent event in the Organic Garden. It is so nice to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us and appreciate you taking the time to write a Trip Advisor review. Please be sure...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

Fascinating garden subdivided into several areas with lots of colour and variety of plants. Mini woodland with beautiful Silver Birch, a gravel area with terraces, a kitchen garden, meadows, reflective pool to name a few. The garden staff were very approachable and happy to talk...More

Thank Remembrance
Roy D, Public Relations Manager at Yeo Valley Organic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Remembrance, I am so pleased to read another positive review from you with regards to your recent visit to Yeo Valley and it appears you had a great day with us. Please be sure to check out our website for information on our future...More

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ZWellington
7 April 2018|
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Response from roydorme | Property representative |
Good Morning, Thank you for your question. We do not currently have a shop at our Organic Garden however you are more than welcome to make use of our shop located 2 miles up the hill at HQ. We are set in the middle of Yeo... More
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sue a
13 March 2018|
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Response from YeoValley | Property representative |
Thank-you, we are really looking forward to opening again in spring and yes we love it at that time of year. In September the late flowering herbaceous in the gravel garden will be looking good along with all the grasses... More
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Herbert T
30 July 2017|
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Response from roydorme | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. I am able to confirm there is a small charge of £5 for our garden entrance. Many thanks. Roy
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