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Eltham Palace and Gardens

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“art deco house”(51 reviews)
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Eltham Palace Court Yard | Greenwich, London SE9 5QE, England
+44 20 8294 2548
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a reminder to look at reviews on here - for example the Evamaria whinge about the palace not the gardens shows the danger of democratising critical judgement because not to imagine the point of Eltham Palace/Hall is the art deco is to see...More

Thank Gulfstream229
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As members of English Heritage we thought we would take my Mum out for the day and decided to visit Eltham Palace. We have been before but were quite taken with the place so it was lovely to return. The art deco interior is jaw...More

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We regularly go to Eltham palace for a walk around the beautiful gardens in sunshine or in rain. We fed the beastly fish and made leaf boats and we wrap up the trip in their suitable cafe.

Thank MiloEvans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was expecting a millionaires art deco residence, but it was just a tired thirties interior. The odd not very exciting piece of furniture, the rest shabby and uninspiring. The only stunning place is the medieval hall, if the rest of the palace were that...More

Thank evamaria800
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's something for everyone here. Set a whole day aside. The interior is beautiful and unique; the gardens are fabulous - never been anywhere quite like it. There's a good cafe too.

Thank Philip D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

interesting visit but ruined by lack of clear signs. I understood that they have a temporary problem with the usual main entrance. I was sent in completely the wrong direction by a staff when attempting to find the exit. Current entrance not easy for the...More

Thank john o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was a disappointment to us, but if you are into art deco you will like it. We prefer properties a bit older! Not much of the medieval history in evidence at all - Just in the hall. The gardens look lovely and we...More

Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Run by English heritage cost to get in £15 per adult concessions a couple of pounds cheaper. Bulk of the tour conducted using a multi media device with headphones which gives you comprehensive information as you move from room to room. Building is immaculate and...More

Thank CJL57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If your into art deco you will love this place . the garden was amazing i really loved walking around .the history of the place was really interesting. definitely worth a visit

Thank leigh19london
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a very pleasant afternoon at this fascinating Medieval Palace. Well worth exploring the beautiful gardens too....such a hidden gem.......be sure to pick up and make good use of the free interactive audio tour/guide....it gives very informative facts about the wide-ranging rooms of the...More

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Response from Janet K | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, but I don't know that.
May 12, 2017|
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Response from Trevor H | Reviewed this property |
Unlikely as it is a cafe for the Palace not a restaurant
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April 22, 2017|
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Response from Trevor H | Reviewed this property |
I think senior citizen is £13, children £8.60 (5-15)