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a holiday in yorkshire

e were taken here by coach from our hotel in harrogate, yes its rhs but it is as they touchable... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stanley C
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Spring community free day

As non RHS members we took advantage of the free entrance offered today. We arrived early expecting... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sian C
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was to be the highlight of our break in the Yorkshire Dales. After driving for 2 hours we approached via the A59 then followed the brown tourist signs to find the road closed. After taking a detour ( following a van delivering there) that...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ROSALYN M
RHSHarlow, Front Office Manager at RHS Garden Harlow Carr, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Rosalyn, I'm so sorry to hear of your frustration and disappointment. Please be assured that we are equally as frustrated with the contractors carrying out the road works and diversions at present. There is a notice on our website advising of the road works...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

e were taken here by coach from our hotel in harrogate, yes its rhs but it is as they touchable,, enjoyed a lovely visit, you can have a ride on the miniature railway and browse around the gift shop and have a love day out

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Stanley C
Reviewed 3 days ago

As non RHS members we took advantage of the free entrance offered today. We arrived early expecting it to be very busy. To our delight we were able to wander through the beautiful gardens amidst the peace and quiet of spring bird song. The daffodils...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sian C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place of out standing beauty at any time of the year. In the early 1960s Geoffrey Smith the well known Curator planted hundreds of rhododendrons which helped create the wonderful wood land just coming into it's own with a marvellous show of colour..

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Felt this was overpriced. I had been recommended to visit by a friend years ago and finally made it. It cost £41 for 3 adults and a child and I have seen better woods in Yorkshire that are completely free! The bird spotting area was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Carla M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! We are lucky to have such a beautiful place in our town centre! Great for family day out!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kfrs15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite living just a mile from here this was the first visit we had made since settling in Harrogate. Can’t believe we’ve left it thus long. It’s lovely, well lays out, lots of variety and very well presented. Even though we didn’t see it in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Richard F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The garden is pristine. Need to go back and visit again as I did not get chance to look everywhere. Want to visit the Alpine house and the shop. Also Betty's is here. Colour starting to appear in the garden. We had a drink in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gillybobs1959
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always try to visit once a month.... Today in the sublime February sunshine the alpine house looked PERFECTION!!!!! Every single thing was spot on....how do they do it... The whole garden was singing... work going on...plants thriving... New beds being cut out... Wow...gets better...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AUSTIN l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever my neighbour and I go there is always something different to see. This time the heathers were in bloom and the snowdrops too. The exhibition of mosaics was interesting and there was a lot of colour in the Alpine House. It will shortly be...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kenneth P
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Kangella
6 March 2019|
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Response from Kenneth P | Reviewed this property |
At least two hours
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10 January 2019|
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14 August 2018|
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Response from RHSHarlow | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay. Unfortunately not - no ball games, scooters or bikes allowed in the garden. There are however 3 children's play features to be enjoyed and daily activities during the school holidays... More
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