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Painshill Park

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Good place to visit- great value afternoon tea

To be fair, I guarded the cafe while the rest of our party did the walking but they all rated it as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bob N
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London, United Kingdom
How much?!

On the way in I winced ‘£8 to walk around some fields!!’ I thought. On the way out I was thinking... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
936wm
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London, United Kingdom
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Painshill is a beautiful award-winning 18th century landscape garden in Surrey. The 158 acre wonderland has something for everyone and makes a great family day out. Discover the mystical follies, historic plantings, the John Bartram Heritage...more
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Portsmouth Road, Cobham KT11 1JE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

To be fair, I guarded the cafe while the rest of our party did the walking but they all rated it as a pleasant , easy walk with interesting bits to see on the way round. The dog wasn't too happy that he had to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On the way in I winced ‘£8 to walk around some fields!!’ I thought. On the way out I was thinking ‘that was well worth every penny’. What an excellent park. Very unlike the many others I have visited. Some really interesting restorations of some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a wonderful walk in the park we had a fabulous afternoon tea in the Tea Room at Painshill Park. Delicious food and great service - we were a group of 9 age ranging from 13 - 78 and we all really enjoyed the food....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 2929Liz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Painshill Park for the first time last weekend and were very impressed by the Christmas Light walk. It was really exciting for children and adults alike, especially the grotto, a crystal-lined cave on the edge of the lake. There was a good atmosphere,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank MST131262
PainshillDirector, Manager at Painshill Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear MST131262 Many thanks for leaving a review following your visit to our Festive Illuminations. I am delighted you enjoyed your evening and we look forward to welcoming you back to Painshill in the new year. Best wishes Paul Director of Painshill

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stay away from this place! No decent parking....entrance full of big holes! Mud everywhere! We have been given a year of free membership and we were happy to go and visit, until we did reach the main entrance...we reversed in such short space the car...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank stratos53
PainshillDirector, Manager at Painshill Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Stratos Many thanks for your feedback and comments about Painshill. I am very sorry for your experience in the car park, the recent wet weather has left it muddier than normal. If you require are more detailed response please email customerservices@painshill.co.uk and a member...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Painshill Park with a large group on Saturday 22 December. Never been before. Will certainly go again, probably in the Spring. Although the features are all man-made they are amazing, the grounds,the trees (some of the trees are monsters!), the landscape are not....More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank 200Clarissa27
PainshillDirector, Manager at Painshill Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 200Clarissa27, Many thanks for leaving feedback following your visit to Painshill on Saturday. I am delighted you enjoyed our festive illuminations event. We very much look forward to welcoming you back to Painshill in the future. Best Wishes Paul Director of Painshill

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Illuminations new to Painshill Park on Monday 17th December. As always you can never be sure of the great British weather, so we came prepared as this was an outdoor event. We were lucky as we did not get the rain that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank tulips55
PainshillDirector, Manager at Painshill Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tulips55 Many thanks for taking the time to feedback on your experience at Painshill for our festive illuminations event. I am delighted you enjoyed the experience and we look forward to welcoming you back to Painshill in the future. With best wishes Paul Director...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wrote a very long review two days ago which after showing “Pending’ on Trip Advisor disappeared completely. I will therefore keep this one shorter. We are not local but visited Santa at Painshill 4 years ago in the grotto with our small grand daughter...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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PainshillDirector, Manager at Painshill Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear MrsMichy Many thanks for your feedback and comments about Painshill. We have taken your comments on board about the Father Christmas Experience and the lit walk around the Landscape. At Painshill we do take customer feedback very seriously and will be reviewing all the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has got to be the most dreadful Christmas experience ever. You often read the Father Christmas horror stories in the press, and this is up there with the worst! We spent over £100 in the park for two adults and two children to have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
8  Thank BexRichie
Painshill, Team at Painshill Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear BexRichie, Many thanks for your feedback and comments about Painshill. We value your feedback but there are a number of issues you have raised that are of concern to us and would advise you to email us on our customer services email ( customerservices@painshill.co.uk...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love Painshill during the day – it has to be one of the most beautiful places to visit in Surrey. I went along to the Festive Illuminations on Monday. The weather was crisp and clear, and I really enjoyed the walk round the lake....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank katefiona
Painshill, Team at Painshill Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear katefiona Many thanks for your feedback and comments about Painshill. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and have added your comments to our feedback. As we venture into this new territory with our event we look to take all positive and negative...More

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cwilson1952
10 December 2018|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
Just shows that it takes years to build a reputation and moments to loose it.
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117LauG
17 November 2018|
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Response from Painshill | Property representative |
Dear Visitor, The Crystal Grotto is predominantly open on the weekends (in Winter hours this would be between 12:30-14:30). If you came on a weekend and visited all of our follies including the grotto you would want to give... More
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Sarah C
12 September 2018|
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Response from Painshill | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes dogs are permitted in our landscape provided they are on short leads! Kind regards, Office Team
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