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Connaught Gardens

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Lovely walk in the Park

Lovely to see Spring flowers out. Flowers beds well kept and good views of Sidmouth and the coast... read more

Reviewed yesterday
M7112AHbarbarab
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Stow-on-the-Wold, United Kingdom
Award winning gardens

Well worth a visit at any time of year to see these lovely gardens - a gentle walk up the hill or... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Susan C
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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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Jacob's Ladder, Sidmouth EX10 8RU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely to see Spring flowers out. Flowers beds well kept and good views of Sidmouth and the coast from the walkways. Parking on hill free until April.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank M7112AHbarbarab
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit at any time of year to see these lovely gardens - a gentle walk up the hill or, more excitingly, round the beach edge Millennium path and up Jacob's Ladder. There are formal and informal areas, sunken gardens, a hothouse full...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Susan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always have a stroll through the gardens, they are always kept really well, nice views of the beach, cafe if you are looking for somewhere good to eat and drink, public car park across the road

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NoahBirmingham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always worth a quick walk round even when not fully planted out.. The polyanthus were colourful but we look forward to the full beauty of the summer

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 369davidjamesc
Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

This is such a lovely area for strolling and admiring the views. Plenty of seating and beautiful planting in spring and summer. Interesting glass house cacti collection.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank louiseholistic
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

Lovely gardens to visit and look out at the view over the sea and down to Sidmouth. No cafes open in winter.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank eeyorelover
Reviewed 7 January 2019

this is not the first time we went for the walk there. This is really nice park on the top of the cliff with great sea views. There is tower to walk up from the beach

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Margarita R
Reviewed 22 December 2018

Small pretty old stle garden with views over the town and Lyme Bay . .Nice restaurant and convenient parking

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank johnpZ4299KQ
Reviewed 15 December 2018

The gardens are beautiful with amazing views of the Jurassic coastline. The food is good wholesome English food, worth a visit for the views alone.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Glen P
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Amazing gardens. Beautiful place. Very well kept and well worth a visit. They clearly take a pride in the appearance of this place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AndrewDeacon
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karl63
27 March 2018|
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Response from JE-Wirral | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay but Yes they are allowed in the garden on leads but restricted on the beach depending on time of year .
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Anne M
26 September 2016|
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Response from Bangel2015 | Reviewed this property |
15 minute walk depending on how fast you walk
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Colette B
10 May 2016|
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Response from Bangel2015 | Reviewed this property |
It was opened by the Duke of Connaught in 1934.
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