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Elton Hall & Gardens

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Lovely grounds!

Worked the Battersea Muddy Dog Challenge 5k Run photographing all the competitors in the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Laura H
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Outstanding

Last June our son took my husband and I to see Elton Hall, as he and his partner will be getting... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
jillabird
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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Elton Hall is a baronial hall in Elton, Cambridgeshire. It has been the ancestral home of the Proby family since 1660. The hall lies in an 3,800-acre (15 km2) estate through which the River Nene runs. The building incorporates 15th, 17th, 18th and...more
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| Elton Hall Estate Near Peterborough, Peterborough PE8 6SQ, England
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Worked the Battersea Muddy Dog Challenge 5k Run photographing all the competitors in the beautiful grounds of Elton Hall! What a backdrop! Marvellous! Will definitely return for a walk round the hall and gardens!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Laura H
Elton H, Events Office at Elton Hall & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We were pleased to have you at Elton Hall with all the competitors and hope Battersea and the Muddy Dog Challenge will return next year. We look forward to seeing you again for your own visit in the summer.

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Last June our son took my husband and I to see Elton Hall, as he and his partner will be getting married there next May, what a beautiful outstanding place, the gardens are so beautifully kept, well done to all the gardening staff, the way...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jillabird
Elton H, Events Office at Elton Hall & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your very kind review. We are so pleased you love Elton Hall as much as we do. We are really looking forward to sharing your son's wedding with you all in the spring.

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

So!...a quick stop whilst passing for refreshments ...Have never been to this part of the county at all..Just put some info into Google and up popped the garden centre....And really the point of of this review concerns the staff..(Sept 4th afternoon)..Three young lads who were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Elton H, Events Office at Elton Hall & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Bosworth's Garden Centre and its Mulberry Cafe provide refreshments for our visitors and is run independently within our old walled garden. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tea and cake with them and will be pleased to pass on your comments. We...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Excellent visit to this place with interesting artefacts and interiors. The gardens were particularly lovely to explore.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Elton H, Events Office at Elton Hall & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We are particularly pleased you managed to enjoy the gardens on such a dreadfully wet day.

Reviewed 3 August 2018

This is a family home only open two afternoons during the week so we were fortunate to to have the opportunity to visit and our guide Jo was a wealth of information during a tour of the house The house is very intimate and full...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Elton H, Events Office at Elton Hall & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Reviewed 5 July 2018

We had a lovely girly long afternoon.Great new independent garden centre. Excellent lunch and afternoon refreshments. Guided tour of Hall very laid back. Lots of places to sit. The garden is not large. It is well mantained.You will not be disappointed on a fine weather...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Elton H, Events Office at Elton Hall & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 28 March 2018

We visited early August 2017 on a weekday while the Sausage and Cider festival was being set up in the adjacent fields (wish we could have gone to that too). We visited to see the gardens,and spent a couple of hours walking through the beautiful...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Elton H, Owner at Elton Hall & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Yes is is a Mulberry tree - they are just starting to come out again in time for our summer opening! thank you for your lovly review and we look forward to seeing you again this summer.

Reviewed 8 November 2017

The family home of the Proby family, not that brilliant compared to other sately homes. That being said the garden centre is well worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I visited Elton Hall today after seeing it whilst on a walk the other day. The house is a fascinating mixture of styles and is full of beautiful paintings and artwork. Our guide was really informative and knowledgeable, I really enjoyed hearing about the history...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Elton H, Manager at Elton Hall & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your lovely review and we're so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Elton Hall and Gardens

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great weekend at Elton at this festival. The backdrop of the Hall gives the event a grand feel and the event was very well run from camping to food & drink and music. Definitely coming next year

Date of experience: August 2017
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Kathleen W
29 March 2018|
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Response from Elton H | Property representative |
Dear Kathleen, We open again in 2018 on Sunday 27th and Monday 28th May. We are then open on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons throughout June and July, and Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday afternoons in August
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chrisjblackwell
15 May 2017|
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Response from Elton H | Property representative |
On public open afternoons, our entry fee for adults is £9.50 for the Hall and Gardens and £7.50 for the Gardens only. Accompanied children under 16 are admitted free of charge. We look forward to seeing you soon.
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Cecily R
14 May 2017|
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Response from Elton H | Property representative |
We are delighted to welcome all visitors however, in common with many historic houses, access is not easy for everyone. Parking is at the Walled Garden Centre, a pleasant tree-lined walk of about 150 metres to the Hall... More
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