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Really lovely place to visit. The cathedral grounds is nice for picnics or just walking around. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tracie C
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Lots to see and do

Around the Cathedral there are a number of important places to visit as well, The Salisbury museum... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 August 2013

That the Close should be so close to the heart of Salisbury never fails to surprise. It is a great spot on a nice day to take a breather and enjoy the world pass you by, and it has more than its fair share of...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely place but oh dear those who rule let you know! NT and the Church so in charge I was expecting a the Spanish Inquisition at any moment! The houses in the close are wonderful but the church rules are so strict. As...More

2  Thank Brubaker65
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really lovely place to visit. The cathedral grounds is nice for picnics or just walking around. It can get busy.

Thank Tracie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Around the Cathedral there are a number of important places to visit as well, The Salisbury museum tends to show things about the plains, the rocks, the bowls found out there, etc. It also has a good selection of books to buy and covers the...More

Thank radicol2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a peaceful place, we spent a good couple of hours just sitting, not even saying a word, we just felt a pervasive sense of peace here, doubtless the result of so many good prayers and positive thoughts.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Close is full of fascinating buildings and houses including some open to the public, providing an insight to our rich history

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place ,very atmospheric Stunning buildings , worth a leisurely walk through Never tire of this place

Thank angelbound w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many interesting houses of historic and architectural interest surrounding fine trees and grounds with the magnificent, stunning cathedral .

Thank Dam B
Reviewed 14 October 2018

The Close in lovely Salisbury reminds me of a giant less intimate version of an Italian piazza, English village green or New York Central Park Common. Here folks walk, sit and stand on display and soaking it all in. It is conducive to every mood...More

Thank preglad
Reviewed 11 October 2018

It may be busy at times, there may be far too many tourists or school children at times for some people, but there is always a place where you can find time to sit and reflect on the majestic beauty of the cathedral and the...More

Thank Toadsfeet
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Go early in the morning about 9 am before the tour buses arrive to fully experience this wonderful precinct. It is easy to while away an hour wandering around Chorister's Close and Cathedral Close just soaking up the atmosphere, with friendly locals walking their dogs...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Centred on the beautiful cathedral, this is a place of architectural and historical interest that is peaceful. Enjoy the Cathedral, as well as houses that have links to a number of historical figures.

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margaret c
7 April 2015|
Response from Howard N |
Try Sarum College which offers excellent accommodation Howard Norman