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Penjerrick Garden

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A beautiful garden with lots of interesting pathways, sculptures and maze

Six of us visited in June and had a wonderful and instuctive day. The staff were very helpful about... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
lindycairns
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Worcester, United Kingdom
Loved it!

Penjerrick was our favourite garden. It is natural, wild, enchanted and exciting! Thank goodness... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
Janet B
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Manchester
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Six of us visited in June and had a wonderful and instuctive day. The staff were very helpful about plants and about the work they intended to do ,plus the bonus of the beach and an ice cream. Lovely pathways and a very tranquil feel.

1  Thank lindycairns
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Penjerrick was our favourite garden. It is natural, wild, enchanted and exciting! Thank goodness the National Trust didn’t get hold of it as there cannot be many gardens left to visit like Penjerrick. As we left the snow was falling heavily which made it even...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We had a guided tour by the owner who is very knowledgable about the wide range of shrubs and trees brought back by her ancestors from all over the world. You get far more out of the visit by doing this, but it is still...More

Thank SusanJH11
Reviewed 4 September 2017

My experience of these gardens seems very different from other TA reviewers - but i was not at all impressed. i wasn't expecting anything on the scale or sophistication of Trebah, or Glendurgan or Trelissick - but even so,,, The guide provided assumes a level...More

Thank TheLonePoster
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Designed by the brother of trebah and glendurgan gardens but this is one the National Trust do not run. See nature at its best, £3 honesty box, no facilities but this place is a gem. Cross the bridge to see the small lakes and ponds....More

Thank Christina075
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great little garden and worth a visit. Payment is made in an honesty box and they only ask £3 for adults. There are two parts to the garden, the upper is easy to get around, but the lower is a bit overgrown...More

Thank andrewsD6815AE
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This garden is only £3 entry via an honesty box . It is another world of jungle like bamboos, enormous tree ferns and the best specimen of handkerchief tree I have ever seen. Then suddenly there is a foot bridge and beyond thus more enormous...More

Thank 66JLS66
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A wonderful find. The best garden I've walked around in Cornwall. Very relaxed and informal with a great easy going atmosphere. Fantastic way to spend the afternoon with family. Had the pleasure of meeting Rachel who was a great host and very interesting to talk...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Lovely unspoilt, interesting, gardens. We stumbled across these gardens whilst visiting Falmouth. Gardens split in two by a road but accessed by a wooden bridge, great view of the gardens whilst crossing the bridge too. The gardens were very tranquil and we really enjoyed our...More

Thank silverlynx C
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This garden was designed by the brother of the men who designed both Trebah and Glendurgan. It is very wild, muddy and slightly overgrown which all add to its charm. Lots of bluebells and wild garlic at present plus the end of the lovely rhododendrons...More

Thank Jane P
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