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Sandpits and Sandwiches

A lovely place to stop on a balmy spring day with a young family to take in lunch and relax. The... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
Auckland Central, New Zealand
lovely garden next to the Cathedral Wincester

beautiful garden with different species of flower, nice place for a walk after visiting the... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Toronto, Canada
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Colebrook Street | St Mary’s Abbey, Winchester, England
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All reviews official residence lovely garden high street children's playground flower beds pretty garden tranquil place plenty of space city centre picnicking benches park statue guildhall century sights itchen
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Reviewed 1 week ago

these are lovely althogh not very large footprint - ideal for taking a break from the shopping and with free toilets

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

A lovely place to stop on a balmy spring day with a young family to take in lunch and relax. The gardens are beautifully designed. There is plenty of space to sit and spread out, and there is an excellent playground for the children -...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

beautiful garden with different species of flower, nice place for a walk after visiting the Cathedral. It is the mayor's official residence.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Do not miss this beautiful place. So peaceful and beautifully kept. The water running through the gardens is clear and beyond belief in its beauty.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hilary D
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Colourful well maintained gardens with a river running alongside. Plenty of seats to enjoy the peace & there is a children's playground up one end that is suitable for upto 11 yrs old.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 71flojo
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Lovely gardens and a great place to stop and relax after the hustle and bustle of walking round the city.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice gardens that are in very good order and seem to be very well maintained. On a summers day it is a joy to walk through them and to enjoy the flowers.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rayrest
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Having lived in Winchester many years ago and being a frequent visitor, walking past the Gardens many times, this was the first time actually went into the Gardens. Who knew what was here! The gardens are peaceful and very well maintained. A tranquil place. Nice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andy A
Reviewed July 16, 2018

The council should be proud of these gardens. Lovely to walk through on a warm summer evening. Beautiful flowers. A lovely garden

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank braithwaite12
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Great place to chill out and take in the surroundings,so peaceful take a picnic and absorbe the history.

Date of experience: May 2018
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