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The Weir Garden

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| Swainshill, Hereford HR4 7QF, England
+44 1981 590509
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Nice enough ...

... but only a half hour's walk around the site, in pleasant surroundings. If I am I right in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MarkCheshire
,
Cheshire
The Wicked Witch of the West

Nice gardens and walk but it needed a touch of Capability Brown to elevate it! Joke of the day came... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bwatsweeds
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Hertfordshire
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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| Swainshill, Hereford HR4 7QF, England
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+44 1981 590509
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

... but only a half hour's walk around the site, in pleasant surroundings. If I am I right in thinking that this costs £6 43 for non NT members, it is not worth it, in my opinion.

Thank MarkCheshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice gardens and walk but it needed a touch of Capability Brown to elevate it! Joke of the day came from the woman on the till: Me: will it rain do you think? Her: probably, but you won't shrink! Good to know I'm not ever...More

Thank Bwatsweeds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love to see the changes here, both seasonal sights (bluebells, daffodils, tree blossom, autumn colour, etc) and improving upkeep as the gardeners and volunteers continue to get to grips with what must be a mammoth task! You can get a pretty good leg stretch...More

Thank TaylorClan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in the area and wanted to see some NT properties as we are members. This is a 10 acre garden (the house is leased to a nursing home) which is unusual in that it is built on a steep slope that runs...More

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 13 October 2017

A nice walk along the river but not a great deal to see in the garden in October. Other gardens in the area are much better. Difficult to see why they have a no dog policy as dogs on leads would love the walk along...More

Thank stevel1010
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This was our first visit so we ventured on the circular walk which is on uneven ground and may pose a challenge for people with walking disabilities. Definitely not suitable for the wheelchair bound. Our favourite parts was sitting by the River Wye on the...More

Thank HelenaWhite
Reviewed 12 October 2017

En route to Wales, and looking for somewhere to stop for our picnic lunch, we suddenly passed a sign for The Weir Garden, so we doubled back, and so glad we did. Very unassuming to start with but once entering were delighted with what we...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Spent the afternoon Walking about The Weir, with wonderful views of the River Wye, fabulous trees and deck chairs

Thank dchalk2017
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The weir garden is set against the banks of the Wye River and has been developed over many years, with fabulous trees, lovely shrubs and other planting. It's a place to have a wander - you can do the circular walk in about half an...More

Thank HAEd
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We love the river, the flowers, the peacefulness and our daughter loves the wild playground. This summer they have also put in an enormous sandpit. Recommend in spring when the daffodils are out but its great at anytime of year. Its true there's not a...More

Thank peter d
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HAEd
4 September 2017|
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Response from polb57 | Reviewed this property |
the circular walk is really easy and at a slow pace would only take about an hour or so
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Alvina A
13 August 2016|
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Response from snoot66 | Reviewed this property |
Registered assistance dogs allowed in all areas.
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philip w
20 May 2016|
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Response from Liz B | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are only allowed in the car park/picnic area, not in the gardens itself.
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