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Cute Store and Garden

Visited with my teenage daughter. The shop was quite busy but the garden was virtually empty and... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2018
Nelson, New Zealand
Great stop ! Well worth it

Could spend hours in the shop that was full of amazing gifts etc ( I actually did ) the shop... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
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Lansdowne Road | Appleby, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-544 4977
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked away down a county road is this very interesting store, there is literally something for everyone. Ranging from furniture made from used wine barrels, silk flower arrangements, jewelry and a great assortment of nick knack’s scatted round the inside of the old barn like...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 8 December 2018

Visited with my teenage daughter. The shop was quite busy but the garden was virtually empty and very peaceful. There are places to sit and a pond. There is also Wendleton, a guinea pig village, which for a small entry fee, you can look around...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1963Girl
Reviewed 23 July 2018

the guinea pig village is so cute and adorable. super cheap entry plus u get to feed them carrots and they come running straight up to you, squealing with excitement!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank a_little_asian
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Visited eyebright with my daughter and a friend. Heard so much about this place and was looking forward to it. We found it to be an overpriced gift shop with nothing special to offer. We spent about 20 minutes there and are not even acknowledged...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Penny J
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This is a lovely gift shop but not really a tourist attraction. They have some lovely gardens and a pond but the store is just a large gift store. It is very lovely and absolutely full of gorgeous stuff but not really an attraction.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank hallidayfamily
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I always thought Tripadvisor was about tourist attractions, but this is actually just a gift shop like thousands of others that are not listed on Tripadvisor. OK, they have a guinea pig cage in the garden ($2 fee to walk closer than 3m) and a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank KiwiSchnitzel
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This shop has a lot of stuff,but most is way overpriced and is packed in to get maximium exposure,the walkways are to narrow for the able so don't waste your time going there if you have any walk or balance problems,they also don't trust anyone...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

A beautiful little place with interesting shop. Ask at counter for some carrots to feed the guinea pigs. Guinea pig village has a gold coin donation box and is great to see. There is also a sectioned off part for the 'honeymooners' that usually have...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank ToniDowling88
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Could spend hours in the shop that was full of amazing gifts etc ( I actually did ) the shop keepers and the manger was so very lovely 😊

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank SkyeS140
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I stopped in there this morning, it has been over 20 years since I last visited. It is just down the road from The Grape Escape and you can get to it if you drive down Queen Street in Richmond and carry on to lower...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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