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Isabella Plantation

Richmond Park, Richmond TW10 5HX, England
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A stunning oasis all year round

You could honestly have tripped into Wonderland here. A short walk from Richmond Park's free car... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Natalie B
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Greater London, United Kingdom
The reviews have it ! - Richmond's #1 attraction

How can I disagree! Been there many times and this summer it was as magnificent as ever. Plenty... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
chiangmaicharlies
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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“richmond park” (90 reviews)
“car park” (21 reviews)
“full bloom” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Richmond Park, Richmond TW10 5HX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You could honestly have tripped into Wonderland here. A short walk from Richmond Park's free car parks and you are in a secure joy of blooms. Stepping stones, waterfalls and open parklands await - tranquil, colourful and shaded. Possibly not easiest access vs main park,...More

1  Thank Natalie B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How can I disagree! Been there many times and this summer it was as magnificent as ever. Plenty of flowering shrubs in bloom and lots of water life on the large pond. There are many walking paths of various lengths and plenty of places to...More

1  Thank chiangmaicharlies
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Isabella Plantation is glorious and inspiring, as well as being beautifully tranquil. I loved this place so much that I moved close by!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This area is gated and has 2 sets of toilet facilities at either end - useful when walking around the park for a few hours. There are also a few ponds in the plantation and trees to hang a hammock from. It’s ideal for people...More

2  Thank Leximillion
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful place to walk around and enjoy nature. Peaceful. Easy and lots to see. Will definitely revisit. Car park easy to get to. So relaxing.

1  Thank leelax2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Plantation is a pleasant walk at any time but it is truly amazing when all the azeleas and rhodedendrons are blooming. If you can visit during the week when it's less busy that is best as it is very peaceful then as well as...More

1  Thank Bob N
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Isabella Plantation is a beautiful garden in Richmond Park where you can enjoy the diversity of its plants and flowers. There is no better thing to do than having a picnic in there !!!!

2  Thank mustapha2018
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

If you can catch this place in full bloom in May it is an incredible display of colour. The azaleas are at their best for about two weeks so you need to time your visit well.Magnificent.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

The Isabella Plantation, in Richmond Park, is best seen in the spring when the azaleas are in bloom (late April and early May). This is truly a magnificent sight! The rhododendrons and camellias are also spectacular. At other times of the year, the gardens are...More

Thank TravelFan48105
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

this is favorite desitnation for us a a family. Lots of things to see and explore. The place is pristinely manicured and has a strange serentiy about it. Especially the pond area. E

Thank Mark P
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bily79
31 July 2018|
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Ken R
6 July 2018|
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Response from AdriV31 | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed but they need to be kept on leads.
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Katie B
23 April 2018|
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Response from The_Gastro_Gnome | Reviewed this property |
They weren't when I visited last (over a month ago) - I imagine with the recent weather they should be now.
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