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The Lost Gardens of Heligan

Pentewan, St Austell PL26 6EN, England
+44 1726 845100
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Lovely walks with our puppy

A really enjoyable day. Lots of nice paths to walk despite a very rainy day. Our puppy loved it as... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janeyp84
via mobile
Lovely day out

Came down with my lovely mother-in-law to Cornwall especially to visit these gardens. I had been... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Denise G
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North Walsham, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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Pentewan, St Austell PL26 6EN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A really enjoyable day. Lots of nice paths to walk despite a very rainy day. Our puppy loved it as much as we did. lots of quirky arty things and different stories to follow.

Thank Janeyp84
Reviewed yesterday

Came down with my lovely mother-in-law to Cornwall especially to visit these gardens. I had been before but many years ago and had forgotten how stunning they were. its well organised and has something for everyone. I even managed to go over the rope bridge...More

Thank Denise G
Reviewed yesterday

A warm welcome by staff and lots of parking available. The cafe was reasonably priced as attractions go. Pasty x 2, tea, coffee about 10 quid. Lots of ice cream stands and a BBQ option if you fancy that for lunch. This place is quite...More

Thank mrsp329
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome place. Hours on fun for my five year old. Do check the weather forecast as would be miserable in the rain. Less challenging route is available that was suitable for the pram

Thank jd224
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were recommended to go to this gem and weren't disappointed. Parking was easy and we loaded up with rucksack, lunch and dog on a lead. Toilets were available to use near the entrance and food was also available nearby. The gardens are a mixture...More

1  Thank Gary W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Arriving by Bus from St Austell we arrived at the gardens with enthusiasm. Firstly we chose to have a drink in the cafe before entering. Usual high prices from these places but good variety of teas, coffees and hot and cold food. Day was warm...More

Thank DaveGare
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the gardens whilst in Cornwall on the advice of a friend. It wasnt really what i expected, basically paid for a walk in the countryside. A lot of it is just natural land some very steep climbs which could test those with mobility...More

Thank Sween63
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited Heligan when first opened. It was so interesting to return now the jungle area is open. Everywhere was well maintained, clean and tidy. Staff were very helpful as were all volunteers. Plenty of places to eat, drink and pic nic. What would make...More

Thank jayne h
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a truly lovely spot and well worth a visit. These gardens have been rescued and have been brought back to life by some very dedicated people and I take my hat off to them. Your visit helps keep the maintenance. The formal garden...More

Thank Basill_Mo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited on 5th July 2017 and in April 2016. This is a garden with many facets, all extremely well maintained; the walled gardens are well laid out with vegetables and cutting flowers in the Veg garden. The Melon house garden is fabulous with the old...More

Thank TessTreeHugger
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549therese
17 July 2017|
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Response from Heligan G | Property representative |
Dogs with well-behaved owners are welcome to the gardens all year round!
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549therese
17 July 2017|
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Response from Nothard2please46 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but only with well-behaved owners! Look on their web site for their policy on dogs.
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PJDNotingham
13 June 2017|
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Response from Heligan G | Property representative |
Upon arriving at The Lost Gardens of Heligan, our ticketing staff will provide you with an access map which will let you know where you can and can’t go. Due to the topography of the land, you sadly won’t be able to visit... More
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