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Love coming here ,always something different to see and eat. Wonderful garden centre and shopping... read more

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Alison W
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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Beware the Cafés

Just a quick warning to visitors. The Gardens are great. Can’t fault them, but be warned. The cafés... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Meriden2
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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The Trentham Estate is home to the award-winning Trentham Gardens featuring The Italian Garden by Tom Stuart-Smith, and the Floral Labyrinth and Rivers of Grass by Piet Oudolf and vast wildflower and woodland meadow plantings by Nigel Dunnett. A...more
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Reviewed today

Love coming here ,always something different to see and eat. Wonderful garden centre and shopping experience.

Thank Alison W
Reviewed today via mobile

We are from Hampshire and have wanted to visit the gardens since visiting trentham in 2017. When we eventually visited today half the garden areas were closed due to chemical spraying taking place. £12 per adult with no discount being offered due to this was...More

Thank Clair C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just a quick warning to visitors. The Gardens are great. Can’t fault them, but be warned. The cafés in the gardens are a nightmare and getting served is a real lottery! If you want tea/ coffee and cake, go to one of the cafés in...More

Thank Meriden2
TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your 4 star review. We're very sorry you had such a bad experience at the cafes in the gardens. Please get in touch with us via private message or email enquiry@trentham.co.uk and we can look into this for you and speak to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a surprise to find such magnificent and well presented Italian laid out gardens, with some areas designed by Capability Brown. Being on the flat - generally, they were apple sure to enjoy, especially around the large lake - some 2.3 miles, with lots of...More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're glad you enjoyed your time here in the Gardens, the huge expanse of gardens overlooking the lake is a joy to visit. Autumn is one of our favourite times of year in the gardens, the autumn foliage...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited the area for a few days and decided to visit here, one of the reasons was we could take our dog in with us and I wish other gardens would allow responsible dog owners too. We arrived on a rather windy day and there...More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're glad to here to enjoyed your walk around the lakeside, the scenery is simply stunning and the Miss Elizabeth boat trips are great way to see the lake from a different perspective. Our 2 for 1 offer...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a dry warm day which helped. Nice walks for us and dogs. Even in Sept there is plenty to see and recommend for a very relaxing afternoon. Will definitely make a point to visit again when in the area.More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're glad you had some pleasant weather while you are here, we can't wait for autumn mornings in the gardens but we'll definitely miss the warm evenings of Summer! We're glad you found plenty to see, we have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Greatl walk to be had, plenty to see and engage with. Dog friendly. Monkey forest a must see. Don't be in a hurry take your time. Relax and enjoy.More

Thank HelgaSweetman
TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. The gardens are a perfect place for the whole family to relax and let off some steam, a visit to the Monkey forest is a must too! We're glad you enjoyed your day and hope you'll be back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

very good gardens and walk around the lake Good food resturants and cafes ,shops You can spend a gooddayout

Thank albert w
TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your 4 star review We're pleased you enjoyed your visit to the gardens, visiting the Gardens and shopping village make for a great day out, we hope you'll be back soon! Thank you for sharing your experience with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is lovely for spending a day. Lovely children’s playground, deck chairs to sit on, lovely restaurant, train ride, barefoot trail, just so much to do, p,us a shopping precinct free to go round and garden centre, perfect day outMore

Thank neat241
TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 4 star review. The gardens are a perfect place for the whole family to relax and let off some steam, we're glad you enjoyed what we have on offer. The autumn season is one of the gardens most picturesque! The misty...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing to say is I visited using Tesco vouchers, the entrance fee would have put me off otherwise. There are lovely easy walks around the lake, so much birdlife to watch plus a couple of hides to spot kingfishers and otters. The gardens...More

Thank Lynn C
TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're happy you took advantage of our Tesco voucher scheme, a trip to Trentham just isn't complete without exploring the magnificent gardens, however we are biased of course! We're glad you enjoyed your visit to the gardens, the...More

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ChristineC3159
3 August 2018|
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Response from benadamson18 | Reviewed this property |
Excellent wheelchair access all over Trentham. There are a few inclines around the lake but all even paths.
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Christine E
29 July 2018|
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Response from twodrifters362 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - two very good restaurants inside the main building offering a wide choice and good quality - the main building is close to car parking although you may have to park further away
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4 June 2018|
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Response from TrenthamEstate | Property representative |
Hello, we're sorry this news came as a disappointment. Unfortunately the same rule applies for everyone that attends the concerts, the use of pop up tents and umbrellas risks blocking people's view and often in the past when... More
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