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Very English

I would love to live here. Regular events take place in the close. Great place for picnics in good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jacky B

Really lovely place to visit. The cathedral grounds is nice for picnics or just walking around. It... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Tracie C
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would love to live here. Regular events take place in the close. Great place for picnics in good weather. Leave by the East gate to discover interesting architecture around St. Anne's Street. Leave by the South gate to see more architectural beauties. The close...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Really lovely place to visit. The cathedral grounds is nice for picnics or just walking around. It can get busy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tracie C
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Around the Cathedral there are a number of important places to visit as well, The Salisbury museum tends to show things about the plains, the rocks, the bowls found out there, etc. It also has a good selection of books to buy and covers the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Such a peaceful place, we spent a good couple of hours just sitting, not even saying a word, we just felt a pervasive sense of peace here, doubtless the result of so many good prayers and positive thoughts.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

The Close is full of fascinating buildings and houses including some open to the public, providing an insight to our rich history

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JonH407
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely place ,very atmospheric Stunning buildings , worth a leisurely walk through Never tire of this place

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

Many interesting houses of historic and architectural interest surrounding fine trees and grounds with the magnificent, stunning cathedral .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dam B
Reviewed 13 October 2018

The Close in lovely Salisbury reminds me of a giant less intimate version of an Italian piazza, English village green or New York Central Park Common. Here folks walk, sit and stand on display and soaking it all in. It is conducive to every mood...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank preglad
Reviewed 10 October 2018

It may be busy at times, there may be far too many tourists or school children at times for some people, but there is always a place where you can find time to sit and reflect on the majestic beauty of the cathedral and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Toadsfeet
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Go early in the morning about 9 am before the tour buses arrive to fully experience this wonderful precinct. It is easy to while away an hour wandering around Chorister's Close and Cathedral Close just soaking up the atmosphere, with friendly locals walking their dogs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Try Sarum College which offers excellent accommodation Howard Norman