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Great day

We went on the 26th October for a Halloween day it was great fun we got to do pumpkin carving and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sam d
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Great Gardens, Shame about the Cafe!

My boyfriend and I went on a day trip to the gardens and really enjoyed ourselves. The highlights... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the 26th October for a Halloween day it was great fun we got to do pumpkin carving and a treasure hunt they really make an effort there they do lots of other stuff as well

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sam d
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went on a day trip to the gardens and really enjoyed ourselves. The highlights were most definitely the Wildcat enclosure and the Holly Maze (which took me a little longer to complete than I had hoped!) There is lots of different...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Molly_FisherUK
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful gardens, pets welcome, just would not believe it was in Enfield. Nice cafe, toilet facilities everywhere around, even take your own food with plenty of seats and tables to sit & eat. Disabled transport available, ring in advance & book. Parking free & right...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This is primarily a college teaching various horticultural matters but is open to the public and utilises its grounds for events at various points during the year. Various smaller gardens which are nicely laid out, café available and landscaped areas to walk around pleasant lake...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank fork_handles
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We visited during term time so got one of the last spaces in the car park at 10.30am! We mentioned this when purchasing tickets and they opened the overflow car park. Lovely gardens to wander around. The restaurant is more of a college canteen so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank D L
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday with friends. It is a lovely spot and the gardens are very interesting. Gives you ideas and is a nice place to explore. We will visit again in another season.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alison R
Reviewed 30 September 2018

A beautiful setting with many wonderful gardens which are inspiring. A lake and many gorgeous views, we just couldn’t stop taking photos.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sophia C
Reviewed 26 September 2018

A wander around a magnificent cluster of garden styles, lovingly and diligently maintained by horticultural students. There's a working farm, too, and a corner with animals for children to enjoy. On a fine afternoon, it was wonderful for energetic grandsons to run off their energy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Martin B
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Although we have lived in the Abbey for over 30 years, this was our 1st visit to these gardens. The grounds are spread over 35 acres and you will need a full day to view everything. Our highlight was the national gardening centre which is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alan c
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We were recommended to visit and were so impressed we bought a family season ticket. Fantastic gardens, interest for kids, including a maze. Only downside is the cafeteria, which needs an overhaul in every sense, with a little management thus could be really good and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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16 September 2018|
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Response from Dee63 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I didn't see or hear of one. Will be annoyed if there was and I missed it!...
Alen T
24 August 2018|
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Response from sharon f | Reviewed this property |
there is not an underground maybe oakwood and a long bus ride or southbury road over ground or enfield town and then a bus
13 June 2018|
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Response from Sarah T | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so - it is more like a college refectory than a tea room