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Enys Gardens

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Gardens and house need help

Compared to other estates/gardens we have seen, these are in need of assistance. Suppoedly the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Wayne T
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Melbourne, Australia
Unmolested

Enys is one of the great old buildings that is virtually unmolested. They all (including... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
mickensue
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San Francisco, California
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St Gluvias | The Enys Trust, Penryn, Falmouth TR10 9LB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit to Enys Garden during our Cornish holiday. Lovely welcoming lady at entrance. This garden is very much a work in progress but provides a fascinating insight into the history of the Enys Estate. Very quiet on the day we visited and such...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Compared to other estates/gardens we have seen, these are in need of assistance. Suppoedly the oldest gardens in Cornwall, the manor house and gardens are in need of funds for restoration. The people who work/volunteer there are doing a great job with what they have...More

Thank Wayne T
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Enys is one of the great old buildings that is virtually unmolested. They all (including outbuildings) provide a surreal sensation of what it used to be like with horses, horse drawn carriages etc. The buildings are being sympathetically restored. The grounds are amazing, trees, woods...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely gardens and worth a visit. We have young children who enjoyed a wander around. If you like gardens you will enjoy as well. I’m sure.

Thank thelocalbigdog
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great old buildings all being renovated back to how it was in the day . Best time to visit is when the blue bells are out it make a really good wake around the grounds

Thank John C
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The house is not open to the public as it is undergoing renovation.The gardens are wonderful,well maintained but keeping a natural look.No cafeteria but you can get tea and cakes with outdoor seating which is wonderful for a sunny day.Ideal for a relaxing strole.

Thank roger_ashcroft
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We came for a visit today firstly the guy at the car park very friendly and informative the gardens are amazing and the pond was beautiful with plenty of Dragon flies but the thing that really stood out for me was the peace and quiet...More

1  Thank Cornish N
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Despite living locally for almost 50 years, our first visit today! It was good value at £5 for Senior Citizens and we didn't encounter any steep paths or steps on our route. It looked a little steep going down to the pond which we will...More

Thank Wendy N
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

After going down a long gravel (Well maintained and not a pot hole in site) you are asked to pay on entrance to the car park. Gardens are mainly left in there 'natural' and sometimes overgrown state but in some ways it's nicer to find...More

Thank Joanna P
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve lived in the Penzance area for 20 years, but I had never heard of Enys until recently. May is definitely the best month to visit as the bluebells are most impressive, and the rhododendrons, azaleas and camellias are in bloom. The gardens need a...More

Thank claire s
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