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Coach day trip from Poole on Catamaran to Guernsey

2hrs 30 mins from Poole to Guernsey day trip. Weather fantastic, crossing great experience. Walked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
linh0w
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Beautiful garden

If you’re a local or visitor Candie gardens is a must. Fantastic displays and museum. Whilst there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tennyson09
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Candie Gardens is a beautiful 19th Century garden in the heart of St Peter Port with spectacular views over the harbour and neighbouring islands. The site also includes a café, a museum and art galleries (Guernsey Museum at Candie)and a research...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Candie Gardens Candie Road, St Peter Port GY1 1UG
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+44 1481 726518
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Reviewed 1 week ago

2hrs 30 mins from Poole to Guernsey day trip. Weather fantastic, crossing great experience. Walked to the gardens and wasn't disappointed with the beautiful views of Herm and Sark. The gardens are well maintained and the pick nick areas have adequate seating, or take a...More

Thank linh0w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re a local or visitor Candie gardens is a must. Fantastic displays and museum. Whilst there visited the Victor Hugo exhibition, a wonderful collection of his works. Lovely cafe with delicious cakes and pleasant location.

Thank Tennyson09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful gardens with stunning views of St. Peter Port and Herm & Sark. Visited them daily on our walk to the harbour. There are 2 original Victorian Greenhouses which inspired the design for the ones in Kew Gardens. Café and interesting museum on site.

Thank 278foodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was quite difficult to find these gardens, even with a map! However, we got there in the end and enjoyed a stroll through the peaceful gardens. It was September, so the flowers were not at their best, but still plenty of colour and worth...More

Thank Deb L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came across this during a walk round St Peter Port, the gardens are beautifully kept and the gardeners we met there were knowledgeable and passionate about the work they do,, not just here but about the whole island.

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice gardens with stunning views over St Petersport to the islands and beyond. Cafe and museum on site.

Thank Richard2369
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upper and lower gardens well presented. Not too big to get tired and bored. Flower beds well kept and depending on the time of year you visit the displays would be truly aewsome.

Thank kevinheath
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely place this is. I'm very glad we spent a little time here, to stroll through the gardens. Nature is presented with tranquility and an eye to color. The gardens are well tended and are ideal for wandering around. Despite being well tended...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The gardens aren’t very well signposted but easy to find with a local map. We visited in September so the flowers weren’t at their best but still nice to walk through and have a relaxing sit down in the sun away from the hustle &...More

Thank Ian1200
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent an afternoon wandering around these gardens. Enjoying the variety of plants. It helped that the sun was shinning which made the views out to sea stunning. Saw many plants from all over the world. A good way to spent two hours

Thank zooly
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Jim R
16 September 2018|
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Response from Catalan58 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I wasn't looking for it - so never noticed it. The staff in the Art Gallery on the Park, should be able to let you know.
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gra46birmingham
19 February 2017|
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Response from Cerises1949 | Reviewed this property |
If my memory serves me correctly, the plaque is on an exterior wall, to the left of the main entrance to the museum.
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