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Emmetts Garden

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Saturday Afternoon in October

We visited Emmetts Gardens on a Saturday afternoon as the weather was fantastic. The garden's are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
London, United Kingdom
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It's not just about thew views, but also about the smells...

Mid-October and a fantastic temperature (23-25C) saw us in Emmetts Garden. It's not a huge garden... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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“rock garden”(26 reviews)
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“old stables”(12 reviews)
Fabulous plant collections, a great place to explore and play, somewhere to kick back, relax and unwind, Emmetts Garden has so much to offer. What will you do to make it yours? Make our garden your garden.
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Ide Hill, Sevenoaks TN14 6BA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited Emmetts Gardens on a Saturday afternoon as the weather was fantastic. The garden's are well looked after and the tea room is great. The view's from the gardens are wonderful looking out into the Kent countryside, well worth the visit.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Mid-October and a fantastic temperature (23-25C) saw us in Emmetts Garden. It's not a huge garden but an interesting one. There are many varieties of plans (from roses to trees). We expected to see colours (which we saw) but were particularly surprised and impressed by...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The is a beautiful National trust property. However, I find it even better as a start and end point to local circular walks. I would recommend the trail that takes you down to Chartwell and back. When you have finished the 5 mile hike, you...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful autumn day for a stroll around these gardens. So many roses still on display. Lovely rock garden too

Thank mariabarnes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my elderly mother and staff could not have been more welcoming or supportive. We visit National Trust properties a lot and Emmetts Garden really stood out for us. After buggy ride up the hill we were given a great wheel chair to enjoy...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a gorgeous autumns day, it was lovely strolling around the themed gardens and woodland walks. The colour never fails to amaze me, and the photos just do not do it justice. I followed some of the woodland walks, one takes you to the ram...More

Thank livelifet0thefull
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The gardens and fields are very relaxing and unspoilt by commercialism. A little hilly but a golf buggy is there to take the worst of the hills! Do go !

Thank ketteryng
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the end of a long day & we squeezed Emmet's Garden into our busy schedule. On arrival an efficient parking manager found a spot for us in a nearly full park. The reception staff were friendly & helpful. The weather was perfect and...More

Thank Watchman077
Chartwell N, Visitor Experience Assistant at Emmetts Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your comments about your recent visit and hope that you'll be able to return and spend more time with us.

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We loved the land, the water, flowers, the walks and in such a gorgeous surroundings, thanks to the national trust for keeping it up so wonderfully.

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I came here one beautiful sunny summer Sunday just before lunchtime. The gardens weren't stunning and some were past their best but it is still a beautiful place to visit. Lots of places to walk, have a picnic and for children to play. There are...More

Thank jivebanana
Chartwell N, Visitor Experience Assistant at Emmetts Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Apologies for the belated response, but we do thank you for taking the time to write a review about your visit earlier in the month. We were sorry to hear of the poor experience you had when using the Old Stables Tea Room. We do...More

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Joanne D
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Response from Derek B | Reviewed this property |
It is wheelchair friendly up until the barn and gardens it is steep in places through the woods when you get there you can have a look as well
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Response from technoman2 | Reviewed this property |
They were in full bloom when we were there last week. For your information we went to Standen house near East Grinstead yesterday and they had a fantastic tulip display thousands of them!