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Logan Botanic Garden

Port Logan DG9 9ND, Scotland
+44 1776 860231
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A little gem

I think this was our fourth visit to Logan over a period of nearly twenty years. We have enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
sealdriver
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Pickering, North Yorkshire
Wonderful Gardens - dissapointing cafe

The gardens are simply wonderful, beautifully presents and easily laid out, our 4 year old was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andrew G
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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At the south-western tip of Scotland lies Logan, the country's 'most exotic garden'. Warmed by the Gulf Stream, southern hemisphere plants flourish in this plantsman's paradise near Port Logan in Dumfries & Galloway. Part of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Opening hours - 10.00am - 5.00pm
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Port Logan DG9 9ND, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I think this was our fourth visit to Logan over a period of nearly twenty years. We have enjoyed every visit. We are usually lucky with the weather and this time was no exception. My favourite gunneras have been changed slightly but still there in...More

Thank sealdriver
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear sealdriver, Thank you for giving us such a fabulous review following your recent visit. It is wonderful to read how much you enjoyed your visit and benefitted from great weather too. We look forward to seeing you again at Logan in the near future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens are simply wonderful, beautifully presents and easily laid out, our 4 year old was particulary fascinated with the fish pond. We visited on a very hot day and there were plenty of benches in the shade to avoid the midday sun. The only...More

Thank Andrew G
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Andrew, Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your visit to Logan Botanic Garden and your recommendation for others to visit. We are delighted that you found the gardens to be wonderful and that your young child enjoyed the fish...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This garden has an extensive collection of plants from all over the world. We enjoyed wandering around the garden calling in at the exhibition and the cafe.

Thank HOLLY18Lancashire
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Holly, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your visit to Logan Botanic Garden. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back when you are next in the area.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Far better than the place next door, well laid out easy to follow routes, many interesting plants from around the worldMore

Thank dfb62
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear dfb62, Thanks for writing an excellent review following your visit to Logan Botanic Garden. It is great to read how you found the layout easy to follow and enjoyed the many plants we have from around the world. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a place, fantastic gardens, with plants and trees from all around the world, beautiful fish pond, and lovely cafe.

Thank Tom M
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tom, Thank you for your excellent review following your visit to Logan Botanic Garden. It is great to read how much you enjoyed the garden, fish pond and cafe. We hope to welcome you back to Logan very soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A return after 15 years and I was not disappointed - pristine gardens, eclectic specimens, and fabulous cafe. A definite 'dive a distance' to seeMore

1  Thank RARoberts1958
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear RARoberts, Thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent review following your recent visit. It is great to read your positive comments and to know you were not disappointed with your visit. We hope to welcome you back to Logan in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This garden is a really lovely tranquil spot. There's a wide variety of unusual and tropical plants and mature species. There's also birds and insects around. Though we were disappointed there were so few bees on a sunny day.More

Thank Lizardjones
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lizardjones, We would like to thank you for your positive review following your visit to Logan Botanic Garden. We are delighted that you found our garden to be a tranquil place full of unusual plants and wildlife. We hope you will visit again very...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

something for everyone and every age. amzing plans and beautifully lais out, kids loved the fish pond and spoting newts, staff very helpful

Thank Ada M
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ada, Thank you for writing an excellent review following your recent visit. We are very pleased that you and the children enjoyed your visit and that you also found our staff very helpful. We hope that you will visit again very soon.

Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a really interesting garden - majoring on Southern Hemisphere plants. It's all well labelled - it drives me mad when you go to a garden and have no idea what the plants are. Super cafe (now essential for all gardens) Full of lovely...More

Thank 57russett
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Dear russett, Thank you for your excellent review following your recent visit to Logan Botanic Garden. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed our labelling which we always aim to keep up to date. We will pass on your excellent comments to the staff...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this garden on a Scotland holiday and had a lovely time. The sights and scents are amazing, and the gardens are incredibly well maintained.

Thank Alan F
Charlotte W, on behalf of the Curator at Logan Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear Alan, Thank you for writing such an excellent review following your visit to Logan Botanic Garden. It is with great pleasure that we read your fantastic comments and we hope to welcome you back to the Garden very soon.

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Nerys H
Are the gardens dog friendly? I'm visiting the area in April.
13 March 2017|
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Response from Charlotte W | Property representative |
We can confirm that dogs are not allowed in the Garden. Only registered guide dogs are allowed. on behalf of the Curator
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Ahrozo W
Hello, Is the Garden open in April? Thank you, Rosie
4 February 2017|
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Response from ydolem21 | Reviewed this property |
It's open from the 15th March.
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Allen B
Is the garden open in november
31 October 2016|
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Response from Gordon C | Reviewed this property |
No it's closed for the Winter
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