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Lovely day our

The gardens here are beautiful. It is all so well cared for. We are a family of 4 and we bought an... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
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A Green Paradise

Having been to Bicton many years ago on a family holiday I couldn't remember much aside from a lot... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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Over 64 acres to explore "A delight for gardeners" Spanning nearly 300years of gardening history, the park is home to many rare and beautiful species, collected from around the world. The Palm House is made from over 18,000 panes of glass (built...more
Bicton Park | Budleigh Salterton, Exeter EX9 7BJ, England
+44 1395 568465
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Took a group of 65 people with various disabilities for their Christmas Lunch The food was as always exceptional and this was exceeded by the terrific service from the wonderful staff - Nai & Kaylee looked after us superbly Add to this stunning grounds and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JeffTheChairman
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited these lovely gardens just outside Budleigh Salterton on a warm and sunny December day. They were a delight and the palm house and cactus house quite exceptional. The Gardens have an excellent cafe and a very well stocked shop. Cafe supplied some gluten...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barry S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The gardens here are beautiful. It is all so well cared for. We are a family of 4 and we bought an annual pass. There is a big soft play area for the children and a outside play area. Lovely walks and a gift shop....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank holidayqueenExeter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dream-A-Way took a group of nearly 70 people of all ages with various disabilities for a Christmas 🎄 Party at the Park Tremendous food and terrific service as always And a visit from the best ever Father Christmas Thank you for looking after us so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank theboss456
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last night I took my two children, 6 & 8 years old, to visit Father Christmas in his workshop at Bicton. I had to leave a review as we had such a wonderful evening. My children were so delighted with the whole experience and loved...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kateplus2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a ride on the train to Santa workshop we were greeted by the elves Santa & mummy Xmas. There was so much fun for the kids (and adults) lots of pretty lights to see and singing to be sang. Highly recommend it and well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nicola M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been to Bicton many years ago on a family holiday I couldn't remember much aside from a lot of walking, and while that certainly still is true this really is a great day out. We visited on a very warm Sunday and made the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MissRubyJewels
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to visit on an Autumnal breezy day. Good value and plenty to do for everyone. Cafe was lovely,good food and good value.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank dartmoorp
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Having heard of Bicton we made a short detour from the Exeter to Sidmouth road. We were recommended to take the 3pm train ride which really showed off the layout of the lake, the gardens and the pavilions. We liked the examples of World regional...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 2weekenders
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

My friend and I went to Bicton with our two children. We decided to give it a go as we had been given a voucher which meant our trip was free. The weather was fantastic which meant we had a very enjoyable day. The gardens...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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18 August 2018|
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Response from OnAir544081 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes it is lots of pathways but check on the website to make certain
13 July 2017|
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Response from maryWorcs | Reviewed this property |
No station nearest station Exmoth need to get a bus or taxi from there.
5 August 2016|
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Response from jesseatworld | Reviewed this property |
Yes! 😊 though I believe there is a small charge to take them in