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National Trust Cliveden

Taplow SL1 8NS, England
+44 1628 605069
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Very disappointing

On a busy Summer Saturday we parked in the overflow car park at the entrance to the park. We walked... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
paul6111
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
House tour and children's entertainment

House tour was very interesting. Woodland quiz and craft for children, Outdoor theatre... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
1o5
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Durban, South Africa
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Over 370 acres of picturesque gardens and woodlands set high above the River Thames in Buckinghamshire.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“water garden” (81 reviews)
“rose garden” (33 reviews)
“long garden” (61 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Taplow SL1 8NS, England
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+44 1628 605069
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"rose garden"
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"long garden"
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"car park"
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"star hotel"
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"formal gardens"
in 53 reviews
"cliveden house"
in 44 reviews
"boat trip"
in 13 reviews
"nt members"
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"the main house"
in 20 reviews
"different areas"
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"stunning grounds"
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"play area"
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"house tour"
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"information centre"
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"orangery cafe"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

On a busy Summer Saturday we parked in the overflow car park at the entrance to the park. We walked along the drive to the first feature we wanted to see "The Fountain of Love". When we got there the fountain was dry, perhaps because...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

House tour was very interesting. Woodland quiz and craft for children, Outdoor theatre performance of " The Railway Children" Beautiful walks and gardens

Thank 1o5
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The gardens are widespread and beautiful. Although still being planted in some parts in June the majority was really pretty. The water gardens are beautifully laid out. The facilities are good and the cream teas are great. Added bonus was some historical enactments during the...More

1  Thank JulietteBrown99
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place, really very beautiful. Incredible views across Berks and you can walk down to the Thames. The maze was great and kept the kids (6 in total from 3 families) entertained for a good 30 minutes. The Hotel and Spa is for the uber...More

1  Thank Spangleystar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just the most beautiful gardens! A walk down to the river is a must. There are boat trips along the Thames from here.

1  Thank Familytraveller311
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my 2yo here yesterday with his grandparents and we all had a lovely time. Lots to do and see. The play area is great and the food was nice. The gardens were beautiful even after all this dry weather we've had. The gardeners deserve...More

Thank Charlie C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting place to visit for the historical connections as well as its current status with regards the recent Royal wedding. Not much of the house is available to view since it is now an hotel but even the limited tour gave you a reasonable...More

1  Thank AndyAquila
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Apologies have just realised I’ve submitted a review in error for a hotel of the same name !! However this house and grounds are lovely with a long shaded walk along the Thames. You can also hire boats outs for an hour at variable prices...More

1  Thank Rashide B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

300 plus acres makes for a lovely day but there is so much to see it is overwhelming. So decide where you want to focus otherwise you will be exhausted trying to find everything. The flowers and gardens are grand and you feel so small...More

4  Thank Magictravelnow
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were travelling from the north and made a detour to stay locally and see Clivedon. Like other visitors we were 5 minutes early and had to wait at the gate until the exact time of 10am. As it was very hot we chose to...More

2  Thank wyntyll
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Emma D
6 August 2018|
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Response from Rashide B | Reviewed this property |
To be honest don’t really know I suppose it would depend on the size of your party, it was very busy when we went and there was 5 of us and it was no issue at the time !
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FidgeEngland
9 July 2018|
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Response from 388sallyb | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry but I don't recall seeing any. However, there is plenty of access for wheelchairs, pushchairs etc
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lisachristian679
8 June 2018|
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Response from Pinkpatty | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen any bikes there - unlikely as it is a popular venue for families with young children and walkers of all ages.
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