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Gunby Hall and Gardens

Gunby, Spilsby PE23 5SS, England
+44 1754 890102
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A NT Gem in The Wolds

We planned to visit again (previous visit five years ago) and we were not disappointed. Entrance is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dormouse39
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Another enjoyable visit

Our fifth visit, always different, the gardens are beautiful, each time different flowers, lots of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
yorkshirerose1942
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West Yorkshire
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tea room”(39 reviews)
“music room”(18 reviews)
About
Gunby Hall is a country house in Gunby, near Spilsby, in Lincolnshire. Otherwise known as Tennyson’s ‘Haunt of Ancient Peace’, Gunby Hall is a fine ‘William and Mary’ red brick house, dating from 1700 and extended in the 1870s, located in a quiet...more
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Gunby, Spilsby PE23 5SS, England
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+44 1754 890102
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"tea room"
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"music room"
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"national trust"
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"cakes"
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"well worth a visit"
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"apple trees"
in 6 reviews
"homely feel"
in 7 reviews
"gardens are lovely"
in 13 reviews
"family history"
in 9 reviews
"interesting house"
in 13 reviews
"round the gardens"
in 6 reviews
"nt properties"
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"small church"
in 4 reviews
"walled garden"
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"tea shop"
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"for sale"
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"country house"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We planned to visit again (previous visit five years ago) and we were not disappointed. Entrance is located off the roundabout and parking is along the drive with some under the trees. Open at 11am the first place to call is for a coffee. Next...More

1  Thank Dormouse39
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our fifth visit, always different, the gardens are beautiful, each time different flowers, lots of colour. The weather was sunny and warm too. We had a lovely stroll around the gardens, well Tony uses a mobility scooter. After a lovely walk we called for coffee,...More

1  Thank yorkshirerose1942
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a lovely sunny Wednesday. Had a dog with us so cannot go inside the house. Gardens & grounds lovely to visit - get a little map with a guide on it. Forget me nots & appleblossom very pretty with the beehives. Did take...More

1  Thank Sharon49bicester
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very disappointed and annoyed. Travelled 60 miles round trip today only to find the house and gardens closed because of yesterdays weather forecast - gales and heavy rain might affect the south east of England today. The winds are gusting, but nowhere near gale force...More

1  Thank Ken C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we drove up the tree lined drive and spotted the house we knew we were in for a treat. This house is wonderful. Imagine visiting a friendly elderly relative who welcomes you with open arms. That is Gunby house. You would want...More

1  Thank fishypioneer
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful house with a imposing exterior and lovely rooms inside. The room guides were informative without being intrusive. All in all a very enjoyable visit.

1  Thank joseph850
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We dropped in here whilst staying at the coast for the Easter Weekend. They were doing an Easter Egg Hunt, which our 7 year old adored doing. It was set all around the grounds, which meant we got to have a good walk and kept...More

1  Thank DoozeUK
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Thank goodness sanity prevailed and it was not demolished, being in the aircraft landing path, in WW2. Volunteer guides in each room, make the visit so much more interesting. From arrival, to the tearoom, to the guides - an exceptional experience.

1  Thank AndreKruse61
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

We have been trying to visit Gunby Hall for four years now - and have found it closed on every occasion due to a waterlogged car park - as was the case in March 2018. As this National Trust house is off the beaten track...More

1  Thank David B
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Visited today for the snowdrop tour with a friend, around 20 of us were hosted on the tour by Jameliah, a knowledgeable guide. Good weather, great photo opportunities and the best brownie in the tearoom! Be mindful that the usual parking area is coned off,...More

2  Thank Rolfies
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eds0n1234
24 July 2016|
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Response from scorpiocat | Reviewed this property |
Approx. 11 - 4.
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911vinjo
27 March 2016|
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Response from Astrid G | Property representative |
We're really sorry not to have answered your query before but due to IT issues we could not get into this feature until recently. Gunby is open from mid March - end of October. The gardens and tea-room are open 7 days a... More
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