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The Lost Gardens of Heligan

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Pentewan, St Austell PL26 6EN, England
+44 1726 845100
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Overpriced with no regards for their pregnant sheep.

I was heartbroken to see the barn of pregnant distressed sheep which was open to the hundreds of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hannah L
A WALK IN THE WOODS FOR £29

Ahhhh where to begin, i visit lots of N.T places as we are members but this was silly of us lets... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Excellent66%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“jungle area” (231 reviews)
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Pentewan, St Austell PL26 6EN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I was heartbroken to see the barn of pregnant distressed sheep which was open to the hundreds of screaming loud children. Not only were the sheep limited to space but they were clearly upset due to having alot of loud people surrounding them. Imagine if...More

Thank Hannah L
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ahhhh where to begin, i visit lots of N.T places as we are members but this was silly of us lets just sum it up wow £29 to walk through the woods. The rope bridge was a good idea i liked that but that was...More

Thank springer1977
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the gardens towards the end of winter, but before spring had decided to turn up. Everywhere was very wet and sturdy shoes are recommended but it was still very beautiful. There is wheelchair access but some of the site, particularly the 'jungle' is...More

Thank 16SteveL1516
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Having read and seen quite a bit on the gardens my hopes were high. I wasn't disappointed. I was fortunate enough to have a sunny day and the gardens were looking very Spring like.There is a lot to see, put on good walking shoes. Bits...More

Thank JacMc61
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My highlight of our recent trip to Cornwall. Helped by a beautiful sunny day but it was simply stunning. Just go, explore and enjoy - and make sure you stop for a Cornish pasty - the best one we had all holiday!

Thank Nicola G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this to be a very special place. Lots of interesting walking, the Jungle area in particular is stunning. It is so magical, and is somewhere to contemplate and relax in. The place is well tended. Opportunity to watch birds and the wildlife from...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have long been familiar with the story of the Lost Gardens of Heligan and was pleased to find that my expectations were fulfilled on my first visit. This is an extensive site with both muddy and hilly sections to be negotiated if you want...More

Thank Swetrat
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely to revisit the gardens with our bow 14 year old son and daughter. Last time we came he was 18 months. A beautiful, tranquil and special place to visit. Great for all age groups to visit. Excellent if you want to do your own...More

Thank Cheryl E
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn’t expect there to be any gardens but we found them!! 😂These gardens were absolutely beautiful and I will definitely visit again. It is good for if you have dogs or small children too.

Thank Townymia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited in the Easter holidays and it was clear that a lot of effort had been made to attract & entertain younger visitors with Easter trails & other themed activities. Our 11 & 14 year olds were very non plussed and found the rope...More

Thank purplejoey
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Natalie S
1 April 2018|
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Response from Judy738 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is mostly outside.
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karen c
16 January 2018|
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Response from Heligan G | Property representative |
Hi Karen Our adult price is £14.50, Children (5 - 17) are £6.50 and under 5’s go free. A family ticket (2 adults & up to 3 children) is £37.50. We hope that this helps and look forward to seeing you soon.
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Vanessa S
8 November 2017|
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Response from Jenny A | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are welcome but must stay on a lead.
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