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Well worth a visit

Very peaceful and colourful bit of serenity in a lovely village .the grounds are well laid out with... read more

Reviewed yesterday
bardavon
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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
A little Bit of Paradise in North Cornwall

A beautiful day made our visit fabulously enjoyable. Well manicured gardens with lots of twists... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LouLoves2
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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EAST MEETS WEST The Japanese Garden in Cornwall combines the beauty of nature with an artistic refinement using shaping & styling of plants & natural elements. It is a place of tranquillity with a variety of plants and water features, where visitors...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| St. Mawgan Village, Newquay TR8 4ET, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Very peaceful and colourful bit of serenity in a lovely village .the grounds are well laid out with some beautiful tress and areas of quiet contemplation.Well worth several visits at different times of the year to get the full effect of the colourful Acers,Some of...More

Thank bardavon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Far from what we expected, certainly did not resemble the pamphlet and was a huge disappointment. Came out quite depressed ! Yes, it could be the time of year but if the garden isnt at its best, close until next spring or dont charge !More

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Natalie H, Owner at The Japanese Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, I’m sorry to hear you did not enjoy your visit. The garden was designed and built by my father and me and my partner have now taken over management of the business. It always breaks my heart when someone doesn’t enjoy visiting the garden...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not worth a visit unless you're so bored you want to give £5 away. The garden may have been decent 10 or 15yrs ago as that was probably the last time it was tended. Japanese gardens are supposed to be simple and yet...More

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Natalie H, Owner at The Japanese Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, I’m sorry to hear you did not enjoy your visit. The garden was designed and built by my father and me and my partner have now taken over management of the business. It always breaks my heart when someone doesn’t enjoy visiting the garden...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this by chance and it made a change from our daily walking. Some lovely specimens to buy from the shop.

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner has always been very interested in Japanese gardens so we visited to get a little inspiration for our own efforts. There were some really lovely parts to the garden that definitely gave that peaceful ambience and I feel we have some good ideas...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful day made our visit fabulously enjoyable. Well manicured gardens with lots of twists and turns and so beautiful on a nice day. Great for people who don't want to walk far and it's situated in the most beautiful little village. We have visited...More

Thank LouLoves2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called in again, it is such a lovely spot, so tranquil and so beautiful, it’s well worth a visit if you are in the area. The shop is full of really interesting items, must admit we bought a lovely vase set in wood. Some...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this little gem of a place,so lovely and peaceful with a super little gift shop.Also lovely items on sale in the garden itself.

Thank Adele P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five pound a person to get in. Nice place worth a visit. Lots of bonsai tree to see. In a quaint village with tea shop.

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

My wife and mother in law wanted to visit so I tagged along. I was very pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed this place. It's not particularly big but I could happily wonder round for an hour or two. A very tranquil and pleasant...More

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ymfox
2 October 2018|
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Response from Natalie H | Property representative |
Hello, Dogs are not allowed in The Japanese Garden itself (except guide dogs), but we are happy for well behaved dogs to visit our shop and nursery areas if on a lead. Hope this helps. Have a look at our VISIT and FAQ pages... More
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Charlotte B
11 May 2018|
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Response from Natalie H | Property representative |
Hello, We are open 10am until 6pm, last entry to the garden at 5pm, 7 days a week until October 31st. There is lots of useful information on our website. Please find the address on our trip advisor page. Hope this helps.
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