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Avington Park

Winchester SO21 1DB, England
+44 1962 779260
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Fabulous afternoon

We went through groupon. A group of 4 adults, we spent an hour before our allotted viewing time to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
1car59
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Interesting short tour

We had a lovely afternoon for our visit to Avington Park. We booked into a guided tour the only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HoneyD337
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
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“tea bar” (3 reviews)
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Winchester SO21 1DB, England
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+44 1962 779260
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went through groupon. A group of 4 adults, we spent an hour before our allotted viewing time to see the house, walking round and viewing the church. The guided tour of the house takes approximately 45minutes, and you are able to sit in each...More

Thank 1car59
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely afternoon for our visit to Avington Park. We booked into a guided tour the only way you can see round a very few rooms in the house. There is an interesting church but not much in the way of gardens to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited after purchasing a voucher at Groupon. Avington Park does not open daily, so make sure you check online. The tour lasted an hour and was fantastic, great history. After the tour we had cream tea, we were very lucky as the weather was...More

Thank Rach49_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I booked via Groupon for a visit here INCLUDING a nice traditional English Cream Tea and a Group Guided Tour for only £16! Fantastic afternoon out, helped by the gorgeous sunny day. Beautiful little hidden gem of a privately owned Georgian house and...More

Thank koogeybear
Helen W, Front Office Manager at Avington Park, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, helpful tips and details about Avington! We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 12 October 2016

Gorgeous setting. We chose it for our wedding venue but you can just pop in on certain days to have a look round the house and get a cream tea. Really helpful in the lead up to the wedding and the staff on the day...More

Thank Lissa L
Helen W, Front Office Manager at Avington Park, responded to this review

We're so pleased you chose us for your wedding venue and we are delighted that you were happy with everything. Best wishes to you both and we really appreciate your comments.

Reviewed 9 September 2016

Lovely place to pop in and have a Cream Tea in the Orangery, or if weather permits on the terrace. Check their web site for opening hours and note they only take cash or cheques.

Thank Darren T
Helen W, Front Office Manager at Avington Park, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback and kind comments. Thanks also for your suggestions to other visitors, it is always helpful to have reminders. I'm glad you enjoyed the cream tea and hope you visit again next year.

Reviewed 31 August 2016

We visited here with friends. Tour of the house. Very interesting. Guide very knowledgable. A lot of history in this beautiful house. Lovely grounds. Thoroughly enjoyable afternoon. We all enjoyed it.

Thank LESLEY R
Helen W, Front Office Manager at Avington Park, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to visit us, we are delighted you and your friends enjoyed it.

Reviewed 16 August 2016

As a keen amateur photographer, my "trigger finger" started twitching as soon as we entered the long, shady avenue of lime trees, leading up to this gorgeous house! A white peacock on the left glanced towards us with disinterest, & two horses raised their heads...More

Thank J P
Helen W, Front Office Manager at Avington Park, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your impressions of Avington. We're pleased that you found many photographic opportunities and enjoyed your time here.

Reviewed 15 August 2016

There are many English country houses and parks, but the wide expanse of grounds and the beautiful house at the centre of Avington Park are well worth a visit. Fortunately we went on a lovely sunny day so had plenty of time to walk around...More

Thank malawi40
Helen W, Front Office Manager at Avington Park, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit here and had a chance both to explore the grounds and to learn something about the history of the house. Thanks for your kind comments and we hope you'll...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016

Grandson gave us as a Christmas gift, a visit to Avington Park, guided tour and cream tea.. Avington Park is only open to visitors on a very limited number of days, and only in the summer - check their website. My wife is disabled, and...More

1  Thank Clifford W
Helen W, Front Office Manager at Avington Park, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your experiences at Avington and for your positive comments. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the visit and that the arragements worked so well for you and your wife. We'd be very happy to welcome you back.

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Sheila J
Hi have Groupon voucher as gift with no info. Do l have to book in advance just to walk round without guided tour? Thank unit advance.
26 August 2016|
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Response from Helen W | Property representative |
Hi Sheila We've just been alerted to your message so apologies for not replying sooner. I'm not sure if you came along on the Sunday or Monday just past? If you did and all was well then that's great! Otherwise basically... More
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Sheila J
Hello. I have a Groupon voucher and understand l have to book. I have no other information. Would like to come along today. Is this in order. Not too worried about guided tour if already booked. Info please? Regards Sheila Jenman
26 August 2016|
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