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Lesnes Abbey

Abbey Road, Belvedere DA17 5DL, England
+44 7749 577817
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We weren’t blow away by lesnes Abbey. There wasn’t much to do there or even to see. A few pile of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
clare_bsj
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dartford
via mobile
Sun bathing

Very quite an lots of space. Didn’t realise the actual ruins till now an just read about the... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
faithmid79
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London, United Kingdom
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Abbey Road, Belvedere DA17 5DL, England
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+44 7749 577817
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We weren’t blow away by lesnes Abbey. There wasn’t much to do there or even to see. A few pile of stone which were the foundations you could wonder around, but not a lot of information, we had a walk in the woods but was...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Very quite an lots of space. Didn’t realise the actual ruins till now an just read about the history! I’ve lived here for years. Very nice place to go especially in the sun.

Thank faithmid79
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Me and my family love taking a walk by the abbey ruins. Very peaceful with open spaces as well as woodland. It has a lovely little coffee shop and a large play area for kids with the odd exercise equipment placed around the pathways.

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

The abbey is one of my favourite spots. the ruins are beautiful, nestled in the woods (but VERY easy access), potential short walks in the woods, great playground, lovely cafe where they usually have a hot food option. note on cafe the seating is outside....More

Thank Astrid L
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The site is on that of an old abbey and some of the wall still remain. With lottery funding they have revamped the garden and installed a coffee shop and learning area. Work is still ongoing but it is a vast improvement from what used...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

I had never heard of Lesnes Abbey until it was mentioned recently in a newspaper article as somewhere to visit during half term. It is about a 5 minute walk from Abbey Wood station, Wilton Rd exit. I had caught the train from Lewisham and...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

I moved here about 17 years ago and have enjoyed the walks in the woods surrounding the Abbey ruins. The woods and the abbey were one of the main reasons for moving here. The woods are extensive and they have a fossil pit, and a...More

1  Thank Vicky399
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

It was always a lovley place to walk the dogs & now you can sit & have a coffee it's even nicer. It's very animal friendly, A nice play area for the kids & a nice walk through the woods with plenty of history. They...More

Thank Mandy S
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We have visited here several times now and each time we find something new. There is history with the abbey ruins that you can then take home and read more in to if you enjoy history. There is open spaces where children can play and...More

Thank Mr_H_Potomus
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

While on a visit to Greenwich, Blackheath. and Woolwich on a sunny July Monday, I made a point to take the train over to Abbey Wood to see the ruined Lesnes Abbey and take a walk in the Abbey Wood. The Abbey remains are well...More

Thank Abbotsbury92
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You can take a wheelchair bound person there. There is a building in the centre of the park which has toilet facilities and a coffee shop. This area is particularly flat and pleasant but be advised parts of the park itself... More
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