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If you are in Weymouth, the Nothe Gardens area little hidden gem. Portland on one side, Weymouth... read more

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Well worth a visit

Lovely gardens with plenty of places to sit and enjoy the stunning views over to Portland on one... read more

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Barrack Rd | Nothe Fort, Weymouth, England
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All reviews friendly squirrels nothe tavern portland harbour grey squirrels stunning views out to sea usual tourist school kids plenty of seats coastal walk admire the view children's play area hope square enjoyable walk lovely walk trees and shrubs lovely area public toilets
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Reviewed today

If you are in Weymouth, the Nothe Gardens area little hidden gem. Portland on one side, Weymouth on the other. If its windy, you can chose the side you prefer to keep out of the wind! On the Portland side there is the lovely walk...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely gardens with plenty of places to sit and enjoy the stunning views over to Portland on one side and over the town and beach on the other

Thank 1Biggles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close etc the harbour and town centre with excellent views over Portland Harbour this is a favourite walk for us.

Thank David_Cambridge_UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice garden area located on the hill where the for was located. I did look at entering the fort but it is a paid for attraction and I was not overly interested in paying for it. The gardens are well landscaped and had...More

Thank ShaneMcDonald
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice garden with a nice cafe. A good park for ranged ages as well as a lovely landscape. I would probably recommend to a friend. I would only probably recommend this because the land is not that pretty. Although, there was a lovely view...More

Thank zacwoodcock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Set either side of the coastal path with the harbour on one side and Portland on the other. there is easy access for everyone and the sunset can be quite something from these gardens.

Thank Lincoln_PETE7904
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to take a walk up here with my dog. Lots of squirrels who seem to just potter around not bothered by visitors! There is ample parking, and a lovely little café where my husband sat and had coffee while we had our walk. Lovely...More

Thank Orianapc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice to see the new displays but the gardens look dated and unkept.....will still visit each time I come to Weymouth as it provides a quiet place to walk.....

Thank Lesley Crawford B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

revisitting after a few years found the displays had changed. The fort is on three levels but is accessed by stairs or lift.Volunteer staff friendly and helpful. Admission prices very good, would like to visit again when next in Weymouth.

Thank agycy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nothe Gardens occupies the neck of a peninsula that projects into Weymouth Bay immediately to the west of the mouth of the River Wey; the Nothe Fort - built in the 1860s to protect the harbour approaches and the surrounding bay with its guns -...More

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October 4, 2018|
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Not in the immediate area from what l recall
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Response from Howlo | Reviewed this property |
The gardens are free to walk around - the Fort has an entrance fee. The gardens are pleasant well kept, seats to relax on.