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Beautiful arboretum.

We’ve visited the arboretum many times and it never disappoints. The trees alone are well worth the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roger D
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Nothing better on a hot day

Yet again we finally managed to visit a place on our “must see”list and were more than pleased.We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mike S
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These beautiful historic gardens and arboretum dating back to the late 1700's are surrounded by over 1600 acres of countryside within the picturesque village of Upper Arley beside the river Severn. In addition to providing wonderful walks through...more
A442, Upper Arley DY12 1XG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve visited the arboretum many times and it never disappoints. The trees alone are well worth the visit, they are magnificent, then the gardens, no matter what time of year they are always beautiful. The suggested walks are very good and help you to see...More

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yet again we finally managed to visit a place on our “must see”list and were more than pleased.We arrived about 11.15 am and were served by a very friendly lady.There are two main walks but you can wander wherever and admire the fabulous collection of...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're into trees then there are lots of them, wide variety of mature trees and 2 walks, which weren't very clearly signposted as you went around, and not as shown on the map, not much to do for kids but ideal for older people...More

Thank Gulshanara B
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Not just trees but gardens as well. There are many vistas to bring your walk to a halt. The staff are helpful which is useful as the designated walks are confusing as they generally cut across paved walkways. It is relatively small so losing one's...More

Thank mikeandros
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited the Arboretum for a wedding and was stunned by the venue. The weather was beautiful, the gardens were in full colour and the service provided was great from start to finish. The day started with the ceremony in St Peter's Church and ended in...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Me, my wife and son visited here for the first time last week and fell in love with the place. It was a boiling hot day and the scenery in the grounds along with the weather and chilled environment made it a wonderful trip. Our...More

Thank fobl11
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Nice stroll around the garden with not a lot of special interest. Some, not many Acers, a lot of Firs and a very confusing map! Saw several “lost” folks. Not very big but ok for a couple of hours. Small cafe which was quite nice....More

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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited the Arley Arboretum on the Bank holiday as you do, loved the place! Had a lovely walk around exploring all the little nooks and crannies of the Arboretum. Spring time is such a lovely time to see all the Rhododendrons and Azaleas bursting into...More

Thank John P
Reviewed May 27, 2018

wife and i enjoyed a afternoon walking among the trees listening to the many birds .spotting tree creepers -peacocks-pheasants robins ext, tea rooms and gardens with plant sales.

Thank paul t
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

My Husband and I visited the Arboretum on Friday and I must say we forgot how lovely this place is. We arrived and had a wonderful breakfast of wild mushrooms on toast which was wonderful. After walking around the grounds in the gorgeous sunshine we...More

Thank leannemarie90
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Helen C
June 3, 2018|
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Response from paul t | Reviewed this property |
hi there is a plant sales area selling some plants from gardens.at a range of prices. not large.
April 24, 2018|
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Response from Binkie13 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but can’t remember how much. It was such a shambles when we went you could probably get in without paying. Perhaps they have changed the system.
September 2, 2017|
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Response from Arley A | Property representative |
Yes, but must be kept on leads thanks