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The Walled Garden, Moreton

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An unexpected delight

This lovely garden in the heart of Moreton village is a lovely place to wander and is free to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Myra C
Dorset, United Kingdom
Nice gardens and amazing afternoon tea!

Had a Groupon deal for afternoon tea here. The scones were possibly the best I’ve ever tasted... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Moreton, Dorchester DT2 8RG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely garden in the heart of Moreton village is a lovely place to wander and is free to enter. It has a plant sales section as well as a cafe serving all sorts of delicious lunches and specials. We visited on the strength of...More

Thank Myra C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a Groupon deal for afternoon tea here. The scones were possibly the best I’ve ever tasted. Superb afternoon tea and wonderful service. Faultless in every way. Will definitely return. Nice walk around the gardens too,

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am distraught to find chickens within their night housing with 1 of their 2 water bottles empty and pacing anxiously about. A large enclosure which they cannot access. No food available. I went in and moved bedding straw from a raised house to their...More

4  Thank Jan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family visited the walled gardens today, I just wish we’d have visited before. The gardens are beautiful with sculptures , flowers and pond. There is lots of room to walk and admire the garden and it is children and dog friendly. There is a...More

Thank williamsbear
Reviewed August 18, 2018

It is lovely here. Always very busy. There is a play area for children if you need one. Food is all homemade and good. Also, you must visit the church just a short walk away to see the beautiful engraved glass windows, then walk to...More

Thank 404Linda404
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful gardens to explore, lovely cafe and friendly staff. Well worth a visit.The food was delicious. There is a play area and animals for the children. Plenty of places to picnic

Thank joanne w
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Beautiful, well maintained gardens and an absolute delight to visit. There is so much to see here, lovely sculptures strategically placed around the plants. Lots of shady places to sit and a fabulous tea room serving fairly priced delicious foods. Added bonus of a superb...More

2  Thank Eva A
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Nice visit today to The Walled Garden with options for gluten free. Being a coeliac I was a bit nervous when the server was slicing various gluten and gluten free cakes with the same knife. I had to intervene when I was ordering as it’s...More

2  Thank Rich W
Reviewed July 24, 2018

I didn't visit this attraction, but I've known the nearby Moreton Village Ford since the 1970s. A beautiful, idyllic spot, now almost totally ruined by day trippers, cars and tourists who've turned this once peaceful escape into yet another over-populated mess of unwanted crowds. To...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed July 10, 2018

OK, the gardens are not immaculately maintained. But they are free to enter, are full of interesting plants and have a range of facilities to visit - from a cafe to a garden shop. Well worth a visit.

4  Thank OlderGuy1956
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June 19, 2018|
Response from nicole s | Reviewed this property |
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April 12, 2018|
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Response from 862Robert | Reviewed this property |
Only if there has been a period of heavy rain and you choose to walk across the grassed areas; otherwise the pathways are suitable for walking shoes.