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Nice place to sit and reflect

A lovely place to sit and listen to the sound of water over the weir or amongst the trees and watch... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
Ian M
Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
Pretty walk

Having walked along the river and over the weir it is nice to have somewhere to sit an relax. The... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2018
Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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All reviews flower beds ham english garden lovely place to sit peace and tranquility riverside walk small garden bell hotel lovely location old mill well worth a visit weir avon benches abbey volunteers shrubs
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

A lovely place to sit and listen to the sound of water over the weir or amongst the trees and watch the world go by

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ian M
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Having walked along the river and over the weir it is nice to have somewhere to sit an relax. The gardens are well tended and the flower beds have all been planted out with flowers plants ready for winter colour.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Very regular visitor to Tewksbury. Always seem to find something around the corner not seen before. Loveley venue for a short visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank michaeljM6466UG
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Only a small garden but so peachful, lovely weir and so close to Abbey.It was so nice to sit by weir and relax in the surroundings. Also toilets nearby were very clean.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jill c
Reviewed 1 October 2018

A brief walk around Victoria Pleasure Gardens on Thursday afternoon 23/08/18 & absolutely stunning garden & extremely well maintained throughout, a variety of trees plants & shrubs & some very old beautiful cottages opposite the main entrance along the canal waterway.

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Victoria gardens are always a sight to see - Tewkesbury council seem to do so much more with their parks and gardens than dreary Hereford. In the garden were clever bedding designs with red sedum centres and blue salvia outer rings. The bridge over the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Came across this by accident, very pleasant picturesque gardens alongside the river. Lovely flowers and weeping willows leading to the weir by the Abbey Mill. Interesting to look across the flood plains and then travel further along to join up with the Riverside Walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 973SimonR973
Reviewed 5 August 2018

If you take a walk along the Avon you will stumble upon the entrance to Victoria Pleasure Gardens. Not an expansive area and not packed with theme parks or children's playgrounds; just a neat, traditional town park, emanating from the Victorian era, and still carrying...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank frankart_10
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Whilst walking dogs we came across this. It was a lovely place to rest with loads of benches. Highly recommend. The gardens are well kept

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank stuart c
Reviewed 23 July 2018

After visiting the Abbey, its a very short walk along the main street to the Victoria pleasure gardens. Beautiful gardens, so much colour amidst the scorched grass, and an easy walk along the riverside taking in the hypnotic weir. Birdlife, butterfly and insects to view....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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