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Glenarn Gardens

Glenarn Road, Rhu, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8LL, Scotland
+44 1436 820493
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Wonderful Magnolias and More

It is always a pleasure to visit this garden whatever the time of year.Today the magnolias stole... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RRJ55
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
via mobile
Well tended

A lot of hard work by the owners has produced a strong structure to this hill side garden with a... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Charles F
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Newtown, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“Wonderful Magnolias and More”
11 Sep 2017
“Well tended”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Glenarn Road, Rhu, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8LL, Scotland
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+44 1436 820493
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is always a pleasure to visit this garden whatever the time of year.Today the magnolias stole the show.The gardens are perfectly kept and maintained woodland gardens.The rock gardens were coming into their own with dwarf rhododendrons primulas primroses and the first meconopsis flower of...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

A lot of hard work by the owners has produced a strong structure to this hill side garden with a great variety of plants, easy parking, worth the diversion for those interested in plants.

Thank Charles F
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Fabulous over Easter with the magnolias, azaleas and rhododendrons - another magical garden due to the untiring hard work of the owners.

Thank Carol Ann S
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

Visited recently as part of a group and found this an absolutely captivating garden. It has been lovingly restored by the current owners with great sensitivity to the garden's original design. A true work of magic has been created here; although we visited on a...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Thornleys have worked tirelessly to bring these gardens back to their former glory. Truly a labour of love

Thank Andrew200644
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

These gardens are best visited in the Spring when the rhododenrons are in flower however it is still worhty of a visit outwith this period for such a lovely and well laid out garden

Thank David F B
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Glenarn is an ideal place to celebrate the end of winter blues. This private garden, which open for public 21st March - 21st September, was largely created and made famous for its collection of rhododendrons, but they also have huge magnolia trees. The walk up...More

Thank Tatyana J
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