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Beautiful spot

November is not really the time of year to visit this beautiful place as there is little or no... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
953jamesf
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Holt, United Kingdom
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Attractive, diverse gardens

This is run by a charity. The entrance fee was reasonable for the 10 acre gardens, although at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
z4zulu
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uk
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Aberglasney was made famous by the BBC television series "A Garden Lost in Time" which followed its restoration. Today it is quite simply one of Wales' finest gardens. A renowned plantsman's paradise with a unique Elizabethan cloister garden at its...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

November is not really the time of year to visit this beautiful place as there is little or no colour and I suspect it would get 5 stars following a summer visit. However it is still a super spot and is clearly tended by a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is run by a charity. The entrance fee was reasonable for the 10 acre gardens, although at this time of year being off peak, you are given a voucher to spend in the tea rooms for the value of entrance fee. So for extra...More

Thank z4zulu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small RHS garden but excellent - interesting, immaculate, still in the process of plantings. Oh, and a great lunch.

Thank marymaccrea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in Carmarthenshire’s splendiferous Tywi valley, Aberglasney is always a joy to visit. We spent over four hours(!) just wandering around admiring the enormous variety of plants and flowering bushes etc. and never cease to be amazed at the amount of work that has obviously...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful find. Garden easy to walk around and even though it was not a particularly good time of the year to visit, i thoroughly enjoyed it. Staff around the garden were more than happy to chat and fill you in on what they were doing....More

Thank Pebbwally
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We visited late Sept - a wonderful place. Beautiful gardens, lovely woodland walk too. I loved the indoor tropical garden so be sure not to miss this - you can access from the main hall or from a side door - truly magical. Good range...More

Thank Nellietheelephant59
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Had the best day out here. Although you can’t walk around much of the house, the gardens are lovely. Especially the walled flower garden. A special mention for the beef cawl on offer in the cafe.... the first time I’ve tried it and it is...More

Thank MichelleJones87
Reviewed September 25, 2018

My wife and I visited Aberglasney last week, reasonably priced entry free, parking and a map given of the ground There was an interesting videho showing the history of the house, it's demise and restoration. The gardens were interesting and we had a late snack...More

Thank Keith J
Reviewed September 18, 2018

A good place to visit whether a keen gardener or not. As the garden develops there is more to see. With its design you turn a corner and see something else. We were there in September and many plants were past their best but still...More

Thank Davidnewtown
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Not the biggest gardens we have been to but well worth the trip with some lovely pants to see and some great views across the garden from the top. Great bacon butty in the cafe too and a well stocked shop and plant sale. Friendly...More

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Blueysun2
March 11, 2018|
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The closest station would be Carmarthen, need a car to get there.
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September 13, 2016|
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Response from Phil J | Reviewed this property |
Only blind dogs i'm afraid, there are hundreds of beautiful walks around the outside of Aberglasney, the whole area is steeped in history with stunning views.
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NorahS51
May 26, 2016|
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Dogs with the blind only.
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