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Godolphin

Godolphin Cross, Helston TR13 9RE, England
+44 1736 763194
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Not a very big garden

Luckily we are National Trust members if we had paid to visit the gardens I would have been very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Wendy H
,
Gosport, United Kingdom
Very disappointing

Having visited this property over a decade ago before the National Trust bought it, I revisited... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sallyjodevon
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DEVON
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  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
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Godolphin Cross, Helston TR13 9RE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Luckily we are National Trust members if we had paid to visit the gardens I would have been very disappointed. We've visited many gardens & this is nothing exceptional in fact I don't think they should offer the garden as a separate attraction there really...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited this property over a decade ago before the National Trust bought it, I revisited again today in the firm expectation of being able to enjoy the house and grounds. What a let down though to find that although the NT now own it...More

Thank Sallyjodevon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here (knowing the house wasn't open) as staying in Cornwall and we are members. It is probably the most dog friendly NT property we've ever visited - even inside the cafe! Why can't all properties allow well behaved dogs on short leads in their...More

Thank Jazzy1869
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The NT are doing a great job with properties like this,where you are able to see bare bones architecture. Fascinating gardens and parkland, a forest of bluebells when we visited. Good cakes in the tea-room too!

Thank Polly M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited on a day when the house was closed, which we were unaware of. So we decided to walk around gardens but again these were not particularly inspiring. All in all it was one of the few places we have visited with our National Trust...More

Thank jswhitford-robson
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We visited Godolphin while on holiday in Cornwall and despite the rain had a great time and eventually spent 4 enjoyable hours there. We particularly enjoyed the gardens around the main buildings and also went on the bluebell wood tour led by an entertaining volunteer....More

2  Thank PVilly
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

A planned visit to one of my favourite local NT places, despite the precipitation! Never the wrong weather, just wrong clothes as the saying goes! Volunteers still gardening and 'Michael', the bluebell expert handed out brollies so we could share his enthusiasm. Cafe warm &...More

Thank BarbNabb
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Visited for the first time today. Easy to park and very friendly welcome. Went into the house and met by a very nice gentleman who explained the history of the property which was fascinating. It's not the usual type of property as it can be...More

Thank Mag16_12
Reviewed 4 May 2017

very dissapointing as too many modern add ons spoilt the history. Godolphin would have been better to leave it a ruin .

Thank Lynda A
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This is not your typical NT big house, immaculate gardens & cafe place. Instead, this is a smaller & gentler place to soak in what the place had been and now is. The 15 minute video is a must as it explains the hows &...More

Thank Takum111
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