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Abbey Gardens

Colebrook Street | St Mary’s Abbey, Winchester, England
+44 1962 848259
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Great chill out place .

Great place to chill out and take in the surroundings,so peaceful take a picnic and absorbe the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mason2015
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London, United Kingdom
They looked splendid

After going to the River Cottage Kitchen for lunch we walked through the gardens. They looked... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Valerie S
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Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Colebrook Street | St Mary’s Abbey, Winchester, England
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+44 1962 848259
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to chill out and take in the surroundings,so peaceful take a picnic and absorbe the history.

Thank Mason2015
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

After going to the River Cottage Kitchen for lunch we walked through the gardens. They looked splendid and very well kept. I used to come here when I went to school at St Mary's and as a child whilst we waited for the buses. Loved...More

Thank Valerie S
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Nice gardens to walk round with plenty of seatring to allow you to sit and relax for a while when out and about in the City. Nort far from the Cathedral and shops so ideally located. Lovely walks alongside the waterways. The colours in May...More

Thank Janet H
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

These lovely gardens are a tanquil spot on the edge of Winchester town centre near the cathedral. Take your meal deal and have a relax

Thank brianr0b
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely garden! A very good place to go with children, there is a nice park with a cafe as well, where you can relax and have a good time in family.

Thank Ana Carolina A
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

A lovely well maintained garden at the lower end of the High Street next to the Mayor's offices (Abbey House), the Guildhall and King Alfred's statue. The gardens are always beautiful and peaceful at any time of year, though there is a children's playground tucked...More

Thank Debbie R
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Third time at this restaurant and just as impressive every time. Three members of our party had the set 'three courses for 11.95' lunch menu, which is very good value. Mussels - delicious; steak - perfectly cooked; the most amazing crab and apple salad I...More

Thank WarrenFoodie
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Pretty garden, with Hellebores, snowdrops and Hazel in flower.It has a history with the monks at the Cathedral so worth doing to have a more complete picture of the areas history. Admittedly an opportunity to take a walk around a free garden to have a...More

Thank Lisa C
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Abbey Gardens is a very gorgeous inter-city attraction. Very near the hot spots of the cathedral and other top attractions.

Thank VAChuck
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

a very pleasant park right next to the Guidhall and alongside the Alfred statue. It looked good in the winter, so in the summer it must be very good. Another bit of the River itchen and another old historic house.

Thank DAVIDMS20050
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