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Delightful

Really enjoyed just sitting and relaxing in the gardens watching the world go by. Think they have... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
l0gfire
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
The world needs these little oasis for all of us

I don't know if the people who look after these gardens are employed, or volunteers, or a mix... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
dace520
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Redhill, United Kingdom
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Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8AF, England
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Really enjoyed just sitting and relaxing in the gardens watching the world go by. Think they have bands playing in the bandstand which we would love to have heard - hopefully next year.

Thank l0gfire
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I don't know if the people who look after these gardens are employed, or volunteers, or a mix. However I am so grateful they tend to these small spaces which lift our spaces when we encounter them. Just a little gem of peacefulness & fleeting...More

1  Thank dace520
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Nice small space. The band stand looks nice and the water running through is lovely. Could do with some fish in the pond.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Great views of the town from these well maintained sloping gardens, plenty of places to sit and enjoy and watch.

Thank mojopin123
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Fantastic retreat in summer. A beautiful & peaceful place near the museum, and it has a bandstand, a stream and lots of benches. Great bands and rubbish bands, and Seagulls are a nuisance, so we can't say it's excellent. Locals have put a WWI mosaic...More

3  Thank jeangenie2018
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Beutifully kept grass and pretty flowerbeds make this a place to sit awhile on one of the benches. The focal point is the bandstand and pretty little water features meander around the place It is only a few steps from the busy road and bus...More

1  Thank artistanne100
Reviewed 23 December 2017

its a nice area were you can sit and read and whatch the world go by it has a pretty stream running through it and is always planted up with nice flowers and has bands playing in the bandstand on nice days in the summer

2  Thank katrinaday82
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Runnymede Gardens is a delight. It is used by events like Queen Victoria's tea party, Brass bands, Mayor's tea party.....

1  Thank wiselady1950
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I have visited these gardens numerous times and they are always a delight to visit. The gardens are well maintained and their is a little stream that runs through the area. This is a very nice place to spend a bit of time watching the...More

1  Thank Karl N
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Pretty gardens between the promenade and the tunnel beaches, lovely for a quiet amble away from the crowds.

1  Thank sammi-loves-shopping
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only if they're well behaved!
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