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Delightful, unexpected folly

As a Twickenham resident I bring all my visitors to York House Gardens for a surprise. It... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Twickenham, United Kingdom
Lovely Garden with great statues

This is a very nice small park with a great riverside and fantastic Italian fountain . Also a... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

As a Twickenham resident I bring all my visitors to York House Gardens for a surprise. It demonstrates that it is possible to be surprised! The gardens are sometimes used for events, but it is worth a walk by while strolling on the river on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice small park with a great riverside and fantastic Italian fountain . Also a bridge over the road to York house. A nice place to walk through on s walk. The beach with longships is great for young kids too

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank singaporefinn1967
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Lovely gardens which I had known nothing about until strolling along with the family one Saturday afternoon, despite having lived in the area for about 4 years. Really well kept, some incredible statues/water-features which have to be seen to be believed. The highlight for the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stenvoid
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful Garden. It is usually clean. The Gardners do a good job. However in the evenings a lot of youngsters gather in these Gardens and leave a big mess.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ssk1966
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Statues of the "naked ladies" with water cascading over the pond are a unique feature - either beautiful or hideous depending on your taste! The rest of the gardens are pleasant and well worth popping into as part of a walk along the river. They...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BackinBracknell
Reviewed September 13, 2018

If you are strolling along the river it is worth an hour taking in the beauty and tranquillity of these gardens. The highlight being the naked lady marble statues on the fountain.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eric B
Reviewed August 29, 2018

York House Gardens are tucked away behind York House and then across a charming bridge to the riverfront. The Japanese Garden in the first part is unusual and beautiful, especially in spring; the water feature in the second part, by the Thames, has a real...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Set so close to the river, and a couple of minutes from the town. York House Gardens are a must for locals as they are for day trippers. You must pretend, it you are not - to be a poet. The statues transport you to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Gill C
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Visited with family, nice peaceful and tranquil gardens fountains soon in need of some restoration but interesting

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chris44372013
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Beautiful gardens and water feature worth a vist. Much to see and do in immediate area. Water feature is really outstanding

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from Alister C | Reviewed this property |
There is no entrance fee. Free as a bird. No cafe there but lots nearby