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Saltram (National Trust)

Open Now: 12:00 - 16:00
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Saltram House in the Rain

First time visiting here and mightily impressed with everything we saw and the helpfulness of the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bryan G
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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A beautiful house and garden

Saltram is an important Robert Adam House with a notable collection of antique Chinese wallpaper... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
David B
El Barco de Avila, Spain
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Saltram House is a George II era mansion located in Plympton, Plymouth, England. The house that can be seen today is the work of Robert Adam, who altered the original Tudor house on two occasions. Wikipedia Saltram park offers a great place for...more
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Plympton, Plymouth PL7 1UH, England
+44 1752 333500
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time visiting here and mightily impressed with everything we saw and the helpfulness of the staff and most definitely a 5* visit today despite the Devon Mist. So on arrival in the grounds my wife showed her blue badge to the parking attendants and...More

Thank Bryan G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Saltram is an important Robert Adam House with a notable collection of antique Chinese wallpaper. When we visited the Saloon - probably the most important showpiece room was being renovated but the National Trust had a lot of information available about what was being done...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Saltram is a beautiful house, filled with wonderful paintings and furniture. Sadly, most of the rooms are so poorly lit and gloomy, it is impossible to study the contents properly. Many of the paintings are in desperate need of cleaning. This house has been in...More

Thank SusannahT
Reviewed 5 days ago

On a pleasant Sunday we decided to visit this house and gardens just otside Plymouth. We managed to get a Disabled Parking Space near the entrance which was very convenient. We were welcomed by a very helful and pleasant lady who recommended the Edwardian Tearooms...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 6 days ago

The name Saltram derives from the salt recovered from the Plym Estuary. The Georgian house and contents are magnificent with rooms designed by Robert Adam, and paintings by Sir Joshua Reynolds, Thomas Hudson and Angelica Kauffman. Of particular interest was the charming 18th Century Chinese...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 1 week ago

An unusual and very attractive Georgian house; it doesn't 'conform to the purist's idea of the Georgian 'Palladian' architecture, which I like and despite it's size it has a warm domestic feel. Also unusual is that the wonderful range of contents actually came with the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited many NT sites, I must say how underwhelmed I was with Saltram. Each property seems to have it's own culture and this one has a bad attitude, the volunteers in the rooms seem to have very little knowledge of what they are presenting,...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to visit, the house is very old and interesting but the grounds are great with nice views over the Plym etc. It is very expensive to enter and there are the usual 'stuck up' staff talking down to you 'explaining'...More

Thank Photophilplym
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really lovely place to go to if you fancy a good walk around some beautiful grounds and a wonderful home full of history. Our 7 year old also had great fun taking part in Monty's expeditions around the grounds, which kept all of us...More

Thank Ryan-and-Jayne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saltram is a lovely house not far from the city centre with beautiful walks in the grounds which go around the river Plym this is a lovely spot to picnic and there are good meals to be had in the restaurant which has a great...More

Thank Sonia B
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4 July 2018|
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Response from lindkaa | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, yes there is shaded areas under trees but you must get there early as they go fast in this weather.
20 September 2017|
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Response from K568DWdjb | Reviewed this property |
yes with no issues - you can also use the café which has an outside seating area