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Famous holiday home of Agatha Christie is a lovely place. Lots of rooms very full of exhibits as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Neil A
Saltash, United Kingdom
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A great place to visit for a day out

This National Trust property has it all. Lovely gardens beautifully kept, a decent NT café, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
East Sussex, United Kingdom
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Take this extraordinary glimpse into the beloved holiday home of the famous and much-loved author Agatha Christie and her family.The relaxed and atmospheric house is set in the 1950s, and contains many of the family's collections, including...more
Greenway Road | Galmpton, Dartmouth TQ5 0ES, England
+44 1803 842382
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Famous holiday home of Agatha Christie is a lovely place. Lots of rooms very full of exhibits as the family were great collectors. Nice additional inputs with recordings made by her grandson on entry and in the lovely library room. Really nice gardens and walks...More

Thank Neil A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This National Trust property has it all. Lovely gardens beautifully kept, a decent NT café, and plenty of history in the house - you can get in touch with the period and the people who lived there. We walked through gardens in the morning, descending...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely few hours at greenway, house and gardens well kept. Tearoom small but plenty of tables outside. You must book parking especially in season.

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved visiting Agatha Christie's former holiday home. There are lots of personal items which belonged to Agatha and her family on display which makes the house feel intimate and special. The rooms are well presented. When I visited it was Agatha’s birthday and the...More

Thank lovetotravel1704
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked the car park a day in advance, no problems. We found the house and contents really interesting and the fact that the artifacts all belonged to the family made the house feel as though it was still a home. Walked through the grounds to...More

Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taking a boat from Dartmouth to see this National Trust House, adds to the experience. Agatha Christies house is delightful to walk around with lots of personal mementoes. The Frieze in the library is a surprise & adds to the history of the house. The...More

Thank Ronald W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Owned by the National Trust, Greenway is the property owned by the author Agatha Christie located on the edge of the River Dart and approximately 5 miles from Brixham. Before visiting ensure that you book car parking in advance as parking is limited. The parking...More

Thank MrsCWR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have mobility problems book the car park in advance. Lovely place to wander around both inside & out. I found it difficult outside as I have walking problems & its very hilly but even a little stroll is nice, such a wonderful location....More

Thank 543Tomel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The house is just as Agatha Christie had lived in it with some amazing collections. Unfortunately the weather was very bad, therefore we didn’t visit the gardens.

Thank Mervyn L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had family visiting and chose to take them to Greenway via the boat from Dittisham which adds to a great way to arrive. There are a number of pathways taking you around the stunning grounds down to the battery and boathouse where you can...More

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15 October 2018|
Response from sjanmd | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to consult national trust website
Gaëtan B
10 July 2017|
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Response from IrisDevon | Reviewed this property |
Hello I am sorry I have only just seen your question. My answer is that I don't know about motorcycles although personally I would have thought they could be squeezed in round the edges. Sorry I couldn't be more helpful... More
Janice C
5 May 2017|
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Response from NTEnglishRiviera | Property representative |
Dogs are welcome here and will love the beautiful walks around the estate. There are water bowls and tethering poles outside the main reception. Dogs are not allowed in the house.