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Stunning house

We had been wanting to visit here for years and finally made it. The view from the road of the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Diane H
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
2 Cellos and Tokyo Myers amazing, venue overpriced

We decided to go early to watch the world cup final and as we were staying in a local hotel we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarah G
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Sheffield
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Built by the first Earl of Suffolk, Lord Treasurer to James I, this Jacobean-style house is one of the most magnificent of its type in England.
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Audley End Road, Saffron Walden CB11 4UH, England
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+44 1799 522842
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We attended 2 Cellos on on 15th July 2018. I complained to GCE about the unacceptable 2 hour queues to enter the car park and the state of the toilets. In essence their reply boils down to: "Tough, we told you to be early -...More

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed yesterday

We had been wanting to visit here for years and finally made it. The view from the road of the house sets expectations high and it did not disappoint. The house is fantastic with such an interesting history. We listened to a 15 minute talk...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to go early to watch the world cup final and as we were staying in a local hotel we didn't drive, which after looking at the traffic was a good decision. The venue is beautiful and the hot sunny weather helped. On the...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a lovely setting. Beautiful grounds. Scenery just amazing. Went to see the 2 Cellos and it was fabulous atmosphere. Children encouraged to play, adults encouraged to dance. So lucky with the weather and all finished with a fireworks display.

Thank Jullie J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my husband love 2Cellos. So seeing that they were playing here, and hearing about the picnic style arrangement we decided this was right up our street and immediately booked. We live in Grimsby,n e Lincs. So this was easily a 3 hour drive...More

3  Thank twistedpants
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Attended the concert at the weekend- beautiful site. The atmosphere was brilliant. My only gripe is that the food on offer was extortionate. We had a great night out and loved the whole thing - definitely worth travelling for.

Thank Ceri F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a rip off venue, such poor organisation, the concert was very good. But the the whole event was very poor. Took forever to park then charged £5, no receipt!!!! Then not allowed to take picnic into venue, Rip off prices for drinks, ran out...More

1  Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We, in common with the others on here, attended Tokio Myers and the 2 cellos. We had pre-paid for the car park but didn’t get to use that particular facility. The queues to get in were dreadful and so we were going to abort and...More

1  Thank from_Essex
Reviewed 3 days ago

Audley End should have been the perfect setting for yesterday’s Heritage Live Concert featuring the 2Cellos supported by Tokio Myers. Sadly it proved to be far from it. The organisation was simply appalling. We were lucky in that we did manage to get into the...More

1  Thank JEP01
Reviewed 3 days ago

We too went to see Tokyo Myers and Two Cellos last night. We thought we had left in plenty of time (I hate being late for anything), but were stuck for two hours in winding lanes and missed the start of Tokyo Myers, even though...More

1  Thank Chadgiles
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Nicola B
July 13, 2018|
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Response from thimble95 | Reviewed this property |
Audley End is a big place... but if it says sold out you could maybe call them or send an e mail to ask if there will be parking... unfortunately there is no where nearby to park you could maybe park in Saffron Walden and... More
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julie j
July 6, 2018|
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Apparently you can rent chairs and take fold away chairs and picnic rugs
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