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Stunning Gardens

Visited today and loved it. The house was not too big and was very interesting indeed especially... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Swineshead, United Kingdom
Passed often, decided to visit

Staying nearby, and this was a place we have passed often. A NT property, and a reeasonable price... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve R
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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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
Gunby, Spilsby PE23 5SS, England
+44 1754 890102
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked the website at 11am - said site was open but advised not to enter parkland as it was windy. Thought it was worthwhile to make the sixty mile round trip to see the gardens and visit cafe. Arrived 2.30 to find everything closed -...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited today and loved it. The house was not too big and was very interesting indeed especially about Emily Massingberd who campaigned for women's rights. The gardens are a must, not too much to walk all around and simply stunning. Will definitely be visiting again....More

2  Thank JuliaTynan70
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying nearby, and this was a place we have passed often. A NT property, and a reeasonable price for the venue. The entry is impressive into a large courtyard that has a cafe and toilets. Although not a huge house it was full of interest...More

2  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often pick NT properties that offer good walks with our dogs. Dogs are welcome in the garden and park at Gunsby Hall but the walks are very short and not really worth the trip. The walk to the ice house pond goes through a...More

Thank ZacMonaco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very enjoyable place to visit, really enjoyed the gardens and especially the art gallery in the garden. We found the house very interesting with excellent and informative staff.

Thank Jamarni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice house to visit with a more modern feel than some and definitely a family feel. Staff were friendly and gave us some good information. Gardens are lovely with a country cottage feel and great spots to sit. The orchard is pretty and...More

Thank lakelovers5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely house and exceptional gardens, an apple paradise. Very helpful and informative guides. Good access and very relaxed.

Thank Jennie246810
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice half day trip ,dog are welcome round the gardens. The gardeners very friendly and chatty. The Hall is staffed with nice and knowledgable people. Nice half day.

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a lovely little place to visit and it was interesting to find out about the history, particularly the link to women successfully campaigning for the vote (as there has been so much in the media about it lately). The day we went the...More

Thank Tris1976
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This has been my favourite National Trust property out of the many I and the family have visited. Beautiful gardens with many seats to enjoy the views of the colourful and well set out gardens. I found two difference with the house when looking around,...More

1  Thank Shallwegothere
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Michelle F
10 August 2018|
Response from Astrid G | Property representative |
Hi Michelle - we're sorry but the paths and courtyard are for pedestrians only. Best wishes, Astrid (Visitor Experience Manager at Gunby).
Roy R
21 June 2018|
Response from keith f | Reviewed this property |
National trust property adult is £8.10
24 July 2016|
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Response from scorpiocat | Reviewed this property |
Approx. 11 - 4.