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Beautiful Gardens

What a beautiful place to walk around, maintained to the highest level and a true credit to the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Louth, United Kingdom

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

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
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Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8AF, England
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

What a beautiful place to walk around, maintained to the highest level and a true credit to the ground keepers and the local council.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ken271
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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: May 2018
2  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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: February 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2017
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

Date of experience: May 2017
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.....

Date of experience: October 2017
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

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Karl N
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31 August 2017|
Response from mojopin123 | Reviewed this property |
only if they're well behaved!