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Attadale Gardens

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Good at the right time

We were staying at Attadale cottages on the estate so had free unlimited access to the gardens... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SteveN4694
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Wonderful autumn colours

We visited these glorious gardens a few summers ago and were keen to see it in the autumn... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
anyeka
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Borders, United Kingdom
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Attadale Gardens is a unique 20 acre garden on the south side of Loch Carron initially established by the Victorians with rhododendrons planted over the hillside. Over the past 40 years, Nicky Macpherson has transformed these gardens with the...more
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Attadale Attadale Wester Ross, Strathcarron IV54 8YX, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at Attadale cottages on the estate so had free unlimited access to the gardens. Was October so end of season - would like to see it again in summer or spring. Potential for owners to make more of it - look at...More

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JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback.

Reviewed 7 October 2018

We visited these glorious gardens a few summers ago and were keen to see it in the autumn. Certainly not disappointed, it was stunning. The clever planting lends itself to the autumnal hues. We were so lucky to have an hour between torrential showers and...More

Thank anyeka
JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you so much for your enthusiastic review - we’re all so pleased you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Even in the rain when we visited, the gardens were absolutely beautifully organised with fantastic floral displays.

Thank Michael K D
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We spent a relaxing afternoon walking the grounds at Attadale Gardens. The estate was just a few miles from our accommodations and I knew it was used as the Major's house on Hamish Macbeth, so we decided to stop by. It was very laid back...More

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JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

We’re so glad you came and we’ll rememberd about Hamish Macbeth! That was some time ago now but it did help pay for the roof repairs at the time. We hope you didn’t have to queue too long!

Reviewed 21 September 2018

The attendant was very welcoming and most helpful explaining some of the delights of this relatively small garden. It has some small and large vistas reaching down to the water. There are interesting sculptures at almost every turn . Refreshments are on a DIY basis...More

Thank mikeandros
JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you so much for giving this helpful review for other visitors who may come.

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Visited these gardens today. They are absolutely beautiful and very natural. The colours were amazing especially vibrant because it had been raining.

1  Thank Lilliesl
JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you for taking the trouble to give us a good review and you are correct the Autumn colours really are vibrant right now.

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This garden is a real gem. I was lucky enough to visit on a very sunny day, no midges at all. The garden and the sculptures are stunning. The little honesty tea room is also excellent. Highly recommend a visit, I hope to return one...More

1  Thank Billontour
JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you how kind!

Reviewed 1 September 2018

Enjoyed wandering and exploring the extensive Attadale Gardens. There was new discoveries around each corner. This activity is suitable for all ages and physical abilities. The staff are lovely, extremely knowable and helpful.

1  Thank JoyK91
JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you for your generous review.

Reviewed 27 August 2018

We love this place! Attadale has a magical quality to it and we returned again after visiting 5 years ago. The gardens are beautiful and we all enjoyed walking around. My husband saw a red squirrel which he was very proud of. Highlights for me...More

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JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review and how lucky you are to see a squirrel! That’s quite rare as they are still quite scared of people. Congratulations! So glad your children enjoyed it and you’re absolutely right, we reckon people may think children...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This garden has wonderful balance and proportions with beautiful areas which will be a delight, surprise and excite you. The mind behind the garden has used huge horticultural experience combined with artistic originality. Something for everyone including children.

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JMM61055, General Manager at Attadale Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you so much for your appreciative review

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