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Peace and Tranquility

Maintained by volunteers, this is an island within an island paradise. Thank you Ladies & Gents... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Roam38073374213
Charming garden haven

This garden is well worth a visit, especially if the weather is blowing up on the coast. There are... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Pat51francophile
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maintained by volunteers, this is an island within an island paradise. Thank you Ladies & Gents. There is gift-aid box available - please contribute for the continuation of an excellent experience.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Roam38073374213
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This garden is well worth a visit, especially if the weather is blowing up on the coast. There are plenty of places to sit and relax. A little gem hidden away on the island.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pat51francophile
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

As if there needed to be a hidden quiet corner of Scilly, but there is. A reasonable walk from Hughtown, this lovely little oasis is a community that's worth visiting. The trick is to remember it's a community garden for Islanders and not to gallumph...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Mark74UK
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We stopped to explore this hidden garden as it is very near our accommodation. Lots of large exotic palms and other nice specimens. We particularly liked a spruce tree that was in the centre of the garden, but no label to help us identify it....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We always spend a fair amount of our two week holiday in these lovely gardens, primarily as the birds are so tame! Each year we visit, I make a point of completely emptying the large shell bird bath, giving it a good clean and then...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank KimM750
Reviewed July 8, 2018

This garden was created by a local person in an old quarry. It is maintained by wholly by volunteers. Entry is free. The variety of sub tropical and other plants is more than equal to many top class gardens. There are chairs and tables in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank na0mi2011
Reviewed July 7, 2018

A lovely place to walk around in any weather. Beautiful flowers and trees.Ideal for a picnic or just to relax.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank spy777
Reviewed June 1, 2018

We visited the cafe nearby and then found this garden, a really lovely quiet garden that probably changes throughout the seasons. Take some bread to feed the birds they are really tame as well as hungry.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank karenhU8470KQ
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Peaceful garden, central St. Mary's where you can sit and relax, or utilise the gloves and tools provided to help keep the gaden tidy and weeded.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 1953fran
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Free to enter, a way to spend half an hour on St Mary's. Lots of interesting ornamental/exotic trees.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Beckylbee
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