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Just as Lovely as Ever

No change a lovely place to sit and enjoy the flowers and views. Some of it has been spoilt by the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Brian P
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Cardiff UK
Lovely garden near town centre

Candie Gardens is a lovely space up the hill out of town and includes the town museum and a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alison23lufbra
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Candie Gardens is a beautiful 19th Century garden in the heart of St Peter Port with spectacular views over the harbour and neighbouring islands. The site also includes a café, a museum and art galleries (Guernsey Museum at Candie)and a research...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Candie Gardens Candie Road, St Peter Port GY1 1UG
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+44 1481 726518
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Reviewed yesterday

No change a lovely place to sit and enjoy the flowers and views. Some of it has been spoilt by the buildings that have appeared over the years.

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Candie Gardens is a lovely space up the hill out of town and includes the town museum and a pleasant cafe too.

Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed 1 week ago

2hrs 30 mins from Poole to Guernsey day trip. Weather fantastic, crossing great experience. Walked to the gardens and wasn't disappointed with the beautiful views of Herm and Sark. The gardens are well maintained and the pick nick areas have adequate seating, or take a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re a local or visitor Candie gardens is a must. Fantastic displays and museum. Whilst there visited the Victor Hugo exhibition, a wonderful collection of his works. Lovely cafe with delicious cakes and pleasant location.

Thank Tennyson09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful gardens with stunning views of St. Peter Port and Herm & Sark. Visited them daily on our walk to the harbour. There are 2 original Victorian Greenhouses which inspired the design for the ones in Kew Gardens. Café and interesting museum on site.

Thank 278foodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was quite difficult to find these gardens, even with a map! However, we got there in the end and enjoyed a stroll through the peaceful gardens. It was September, so the flowers were not at their best, but still plenty of colour and worth...More

Thank Deb L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came across this during a walk round St Peter Port, the gardens are beautifully kept and the gardeners we met there were knowledgeable and passionate about the work they do,, not just here but about the whole island.

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice gardens with stunning views over St Petersport to the islands and beyond. Cafe and museum on site.

Thank Richard2369
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upper and lower gardens well presented. Not too big to get tired and bored. Flower beds well kept and depending on the time of year you visit the displays would be truly aewsome.

Thank kevinheath
Reviewed September 15, 2018

What a lovely place this is. I'm very glad we spent a little time here, to stroll through the gardens. Nature is presented with tranquility and an eye to color. The gardens are well tended and are ideal for wandering around. Despite being well tended...More

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Jim R
September 16, 2018|
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Response from Catalan58 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I wasn't looking for it - so never noticed it. The staff in the Art Gallery on the Park, should be able to let you know.
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gra46birmingham
February 18, 2017|
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Response from Cerises1949 | Reviewed this property |
If my memory serves me correctly, the plaque is on an exterior wall, to the left of the main entrance to the museum.
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