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Bishop's Palace Gardens

West Street, Chichester PO19 1RP, England
+44 1243 534823
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Lovely place to visit

A hidden gem right in the heart of Chichester and peaceful haven and ideal picnic and reading spot... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Barry T
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Chichester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Delightful

We spent a very enjoyable few days in Chichester (7th - 11th June). The weather was excellent. On... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael_SF6310RH
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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“hidden gem” (36 reviews)
“flower beds” (15 reviews)
“secret garden” (8 reviews)
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West Street, Chichester PO19 1RP, England
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+44 1243 534823
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A hidden gem right in the heart of Chichester and peaceful haven and ideal picnic and reading spot. The gardens a beautifully maintained and only a short step from the busy high street.

Thank Barry T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a very enjoyable few days in Chichester (7th - 11th June). The weather was excellent. On several occasions we strolled around the gardens and sat for some time on Sunday evening, beautiful and very peaceful. So close to the city centre, a lovely...More

Thank Michael_SF6310RH
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful gardens plenty of benches to sit and relax and only a stones throw from the Cathedral...park of the garden also borders the old city walls

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful haven. Peaceful, tidy and certainly beautiful in June. Very colourful!! Great for a strolling, sitting or eating!

Thank Chrissie B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a short walk from city centre and next to cathedral these gardens are a great spot to relax. Very peaceful and beautifully maintained. Plenty of benches for seating. Suitable for all ages

1  Thank Rosan58
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the beautiful town of Chichester just a short walk from the cathedral the Bishop Palace gardens is a lovely place to unwind and just relax with the trees and flowers really loved it.

Thank keffg657
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited these lovely gardens whilst walking around the city walls. There were several volunteers looking after the grounds, which were pristine. The gardens are well worth a visit and as there are many benches a great place to relax away from the hubbub in...More

Thank Kevin F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely breathtaking. Visited the Gardens over the May Bank Holiday after a recommendation from one of the locals. The gardens themselves are stunning and the view of the cathedral is amazing.

Thank Dianna P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These gardens are a hidden gem right in the middle of Chichester. We visited yesterday - the flowers were stunning - especially the peonies. We visited after lunch at the cathedral cloister cafe which was not great (see my other review of the day) but...More

Thank mabel1348
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Gardens are a must see! They are more extensive than we imagined and had hidden areas and many unusual plants and trees. There are parts of the wall that can be walked along and viewing points. For enthusiasts you could spend a leisurely hour...More

Thank anthonydoug
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Sue S
May 6, 2018|
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Response from johnhp702 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sue It is not a large site and it is flat so hopefully you can enjoy it. Regards, John
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teeny20
June 13, 2017|
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Response from pinkypam | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but I would not have thought so.
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744kbo
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Response from Curlychichester | Reviewed this property |
Yes, go right to the end as though you're going into the Bishop's palace and there is an entrance on the left. It's also possible to enter via Avenue des Chartres, near the pedestrian crossing.
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