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Quarr Abbey

Ryde PO33 4ES, England
+44 1983 882420
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Beautiful Abbey

Visited today for the first time in years! Such a beautiful building inside and out. Baby piglets... read more

Reviewed yesterday
RhinoKellie
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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A nice respite for a few hours.

We usually bring our grandchildren here to end a day out. The whole place is very calming and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
JanSVOC
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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"peaceful place"
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"peace and tranquility"
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"beautiful building"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited today for the first time in years! Such a beautiful building inside and out. Baby piglets are a delight to see. Lovely cafe there and plenty of parking too.

Thank RhinoKellie
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We usually bring our grandchildren here to end a day out. The whole place is very calming and usually sheltered from the wind. The youngsters love feeding the pigs (we usually bring some apples) the tea rooms are great and the whole outside area is...More

Thank JanSVOC
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well signed from the main road. Excellent parking (including disabled). Flat walk to the Abbey along a wide path (lots of seats enroute). Immediately on leaving the car park the quietness and peace surrounds you and you feel that this is a special place. Dogs...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very peaceful and beautiful abbey and grounds. Came here with my husband and dog Bert, who was most interested in the lively piglets. We stopped for afternoon tea in the lovely tea rooms. Huge slices of tasty cake and proper tea in a pot which...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An utterly amazing place to visit everything is so special has to be visited to appreciate just how special the place is. Plus lovely tea garden and shop .

Thank RedditchRobbie
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this beautiful Abbey this morning, absolute delight. Went inside, what a lovely peaceful place. This is an active Abbey with resident Monks. The Abbey is made up of over 2 million red bricks, a Monk was the Architect who designed this beautiful building. The...More

Thank Judith W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to take plenty of walks around the grounds. Looks impressive and is free. Tea room could have a bit more choice for food and especially ice team on offer and I've missed local produce for sale. We enjoyed pigs with piglets near the...More

Thank Astencijo
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very peaceful and relaxing place to visit. Good refreshments and lots of points of interest even for those without a religious preference. Worth seeking out for a visit

Thank FenderJazzBassEADG
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This peaceful and unusual abbey is part of a Benedictine monastery and makes for a lovely stop to relax and take a break from a busy day. Apart from the unusual current abbey there are ruins of the medieval building as well as a tearoom...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As has been said by many others this place is so peaceful and relaxing it is a million miles from the hectic world we live in. Lovely walks and so quiet . This was our first visit but we will revisit again when next in...More

Thank KK48
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956dianep
16 May 2018|
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Response from Judith W | Reviewed this property |
A morning or afternoon would be suitable, remember to go and see the old ruins as well, make time for a stop in the little cafe....enjoy
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inkentandfedup
20 July 2017|
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Response from RhinoKellie | Reviewed this property |
I believe dogs are allowed in the grounds but not the actual Abbey itself. I did a quick Google search and it appears to be guide dogs only. Hope that helps you.
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Doug A
24 April 2017|
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Response from KingBud | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so
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