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Bank Street Gardens

19 Bank Street, Galashiels TD1 1EN, Scotland
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Lovely splash of colour

Made fior some great colours in the sun. Enjoyed the diversity and brief stop for a coffee. Good... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Isthatyoujohn
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Beds of lovely flowers

Bank st gardens is a lovely place to sit on a sunny day and watch the world go past the grass and... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
scotsmike1975
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“flower beds” (6 reviews)
“place to sit” (3 reviews)
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19 Bank Street, Galashiels TD1 1EN, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Made fior some great colours in the sun. Enjoyed the diversity and brief stop for a coffee. Good place to people watch and on a summer day get a few rays. Well looked anfert and tended and a must see for any visitors.

Thank Isthatyoujohn
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Bank st gardens is a lovely place to sit on a sunny day and watch the world go past the grass and flower beds are always well looked after and full of great colours

Thank scotsmike1975
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There aren't really 1,000 flower beds in Bank Street Gardens, but when they're in full bloom, it does seem like that many, hence our family always refer to it as "The street of a thousand flower beds." The gardens run alongside a one-way street which...More

Thank Pauline W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very well look after pleasure to sit and watch the world go by ,and the vast colour of flowers. Only negative is lazy dog owners not picking up dog waste .

Thank Maryann H
Reviewed 2 March 2017

These are always well tended and one part of Galashiels that has not went backwards or decayed - The history of this Bank Street Gardens are that in the 1940s, the Burgh Council was gifted the garden ground on the south side of Bank Street...More

Thank 73North
Reviewed 19 February 2017

nice place to relax and watch the world go down the one way street of Bank St. flowers are changed several times a year.

Thank David O
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Beautiful flowers to view through out the summer. I very relaxing with a drink whether it's a tea coffee or a juice watching a walks of life busting in front of you

Thank Billy W
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The gardens are a welcome escape from a town centre that is becoming increasingly depressed . there are innumerable charity shops, boarded up shops that all bear witness to the impact of having two 24 hour supermarkets within a stones throw of each other and...More

3  Thank louiedebounce
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This being ranked number 2 attraction in galashiels really does show how little gala has to offer. It's a small council maintained garden. Nothing more than that.

Thank b1ccg
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Like so many things our Council is responsible for, these gardens are beginning to show the effects of 10years of Council Tax Freeze but remain a possible place to sit and contemplate whilst admiring the floral display. Located right in the town centre and forming...More

Thank waverleylad
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