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Groombridge Place Gardens

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Having taken my children to Groombridge many times in the past and loved it we were very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
619mommag
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Great day to entertain the kids

Didn’t know what to expect but very much a wander through the woods finding different areas to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lee A
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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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Groombridge Place has lovely walled gardens overlooking a 17th century moated manor house. The Enchanted Forest has something for all ages from Crusoe's World with its tree houses and rope bridge. The boardwalk also in the forest is a popular play...more
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Groombridge Place Groombridge Hill, Groombridge, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 9QG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Didn’t know what to expect but very much a wander through the woods finding different areas to entertain my boys 11 & 7, thoroughly enjoyed from 10am to 4pm and didn’t want to leave or get bored at anytime during the day. Adults recommended having...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided on a day trip here at short notice having passed up on it in the past for other sites and now have realised we should have come here ages ago. Loved the long treetop walk (did it with my 4 year old). Great adventure...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We headed for Groombridge this Sunday. Weather was terrible, but it was our last vacation day so we still decided to give it a go. We reached Groombridge , and were the only car in the car park. We asked if they were open. The...More

3  Thank Lior297759
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whole place is looking very run down and tired with dirty toilet blocks, litter left on uncut grass with wobbly picnic benches, poorly stocked cafe and formal gardens that were actually very informal with un-clipped hedges, brambles left to grow and weeds a plenty. Having...More

3  Thank Matthew J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having taken my children to Groombridge many times in the past and loved it we were very disappointed with our visit yesterday. We were the only visitors when we were there (3 adults) and only a note in the ticket office window telling you to...More

3  Thank 619mommag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we took our young grandchild there today and thought it was very over priced and poor value for money.The canal trip didn't at first appeared to be running.Two small scoops of ice cream cost £5.No birds of prey show,no reduction for this. The toilets in...More

3  Thank Dream688560
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We visited the gardens as part of our trip on the Spa Valley Railway. Our first impression were that it is largely run down. The toilets were dirty, bins hadn’t been emptied, walls need to be painted. The light in the disabled toilet wasn’t working....More

2  Thank JC14950
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We found lots to do at Groomsbridge Estate, including a skywalk through treetops, giant swings and an elevated boardwalk. There are some farm animals roaming free and we enjoyed seeing the eagles at a little house on the side of the estate. The formal gardens...More

Thank Teajaye
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We had such a great time at groombridge it was pouring with rain all day but it did not spoil our fun we were dressed for it and we were under the trees the whole time so didn’t get wet !!! I took friends who...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

My daughter loved Groombridge. We were met on the drive by characters from The Wizard of Oz and they were around all day. The show was fantastic and my daughter really enjoyed it. There was so much for her to do - rope walk, swings,...More

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Danniella P
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Response from Angel305 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry mistyped that Under 3’s are free
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Oliver123136
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Response from 955clareb | Reviewed this property |
No, only assistance dogs.
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terri j
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Response from Preith | Reviewed this property |
I suppose if you like gardens and flowers. I'd recommend penshurst place instead for adults. It's only a few miles away .
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