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Truly a gem

We visited late Sept - a wonderful place. Beautiful gardens, lovely woodland walk too. I loved the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Powys, United Kingdom
5 star!!

Had the best day out here. Although you can’t walk around much of the house, the gardens are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bury St Edmunds
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Aberglasney was made famous by the BBC television series "A Garden Lost in Time" which followed its restoration. Today it is quite simply one of Wales' finest gardens. A renowned plantsman's paradise with a unique Elizabethan cloister garden at its...more
Llangathen SA32 8QH, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited late Sept - a wonderful place. Beautiful gardens, lovely woodland walk too. I loved the indoor tropical garden so be sure not to miss this - you can access from the main hall or from a side door - truly magical. Good range...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the best day out here. Although you can’t walk around much of the house, the gardens are lovely. Especially the walled flower garden. A special mention for the beef cawl on offer in the cafe.... the first time I’ve tried it and it is...More

Thank MichelleJones87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Aberglasney last week, reasonably priced entry free, parking and a map given of the ground There was an interesting videho showing the history of the house, it's demise and restoration. The gardens were interesting and we had a late snack...More

Thank Keith J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good place to visit whether a keen gardener or not. As the garden develops there is more to see. With its design you turn a corner and see something else. We were there in September and many plants were past their best but still...More

Thank Davidnewtown
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Not the biggest gardens we have been to but well worth the trip with some lovely pants to see and some great views across the garden from the top. Great bacon butty in the cafe too and a well stocked shop and plant sale. Friendly...More

Thank adysheff
Reviewed 8 September 2018

What a beautiful place to walk and take in the most excellent collection of plants in a wonderful setting. The food is good too and all freshly made. An amazing amount of work has gone in to to create something really special.

Thank Glenys123
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Came here on a day off in the week, it was lovely. Even though it is later in the season and coming into Autumn the flowers were still colourful. This place is amazing to walk round, some of it is like a secret garden, lots...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

These are truly beautiful gardens with loads of nooks and crannies, very well maintained, you can see they put a lot of work in, the plants in the shop look really healthy too. Oh, and the tea shop, it was a lovely sunny day so...More

Thank pippap36
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Hadn't visited Aberglasney for some 10 years ago and they have done a lot of excellent work during that period. Despite being late summer the gardens looked lovely. Various garden areas to wander around and certainly worth a good half day to visit. Well located...More

Thank philm1
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We visited here as part of a coach holiday and would love to return to spend more time. The gardens are beautiful and the buildings just enhance that beauty. we had refreshments which were delicious and reasonably priced, and sat and ate them with an...More

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Response from carmsalop | Reviewed this property |
The closest station would be Carmarthen, need a car to get there.
14 September 2016|
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Response from Phil J | Reviewed this property |
Only blind dogs i'm afraid, there are hundreds of beautiful walks around the outside of Aberglasney, the whole area is steeped in history with stunning views.
26 May 2016|
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Dogs with the blind only.