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Lullingstone Castle & The World Garden

Lullingstone Lane, Eynsford DA4 0JA, England
+44 1322 862114
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Fascinating garden

We visited the World Garden about 9 years ago, but it was still a work in progress and many plants... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cool visit to Lullingstone Castle and Gardens

So first thing to note is that Lullingstone Castle is not a castle it'a house.A rather grand house... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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Lullingstone Lane, Eynsford DA4 0JA, England
+44 1322 862114
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the World Garden about 9 years ago, but it was still a work in progress and many plants were suffering after a very hot and dry summer. However, we went again yesterday as a small group visit. The garden is now quite stunning,...More

Thank montySurrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

So first thing to note is that Lullingstone Castle is not a castle it'a house.A rather grand house with artwork and ornate furmiture,but very definitely a house.We went on a guided tour of the house.The tour was overcrowded as it had about 60-70 people on...More

Thank Marco_Num1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First - make sure you are in the right place. Meeting friends, I started at the Villa but we were meeting at the Castle! My first visit and what a delight. 'David Douglas' aka Tom was doing a very interesting tour of the World Garden...More

Thank snowcatt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Open Day included various animals displayed by a Kent rescue charity. The man encircled by a python is Tom Hart Dyke (he did escape).

Thank JanInJapan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Castle and World Garden on its "Plant Hunters" Open Day, featuring 17th-19th century figures who introduced so many now-familiar garden plants. Tom Hart Dyke (in historical costume) gave a guided tour with many anecdotes and details. The greenhouses were also interesting, with...More

Thank JanInJapan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another Kent attraction ticked off last Sunday when we finally visited Lullingstone Castle. We have to admire the dedication and persistance of the Hart Dyke family in maintaining their home as a viable concern. The house is nothing special (the crowded tour was not the...More

1  Thank Googly2010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the garden only and despite some lovely dahlias and individual specimen plants I was disappointed as the garden is a bit run down with weeds and plants having been allowed to block some of the pathways. It is in need of some care and...More

Thank GreekGeek16
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This is such a beautiful, idyllic place to visit. The world garden is truly stunning with quirky sculptures as well as diverse plants. The lake and surrounding woodlands and countryside are also lovely for walks.

1  Thank Cazkidd
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Looking for somewhere local and a bit different and came across this house that fancied a better title.Very basic car parking area, toilet facilities and a refreshment service from a tent. Luckily the setting of the lake and gardens raised the experience. Tour was crowded...More

Thank B W
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I first visited the World Garden when it was still very much in embryo form so was delighted to see how it has developed and matured over time to be the beautiful, well laid-out oasis it now is. With trees and plants clearly labelled with...More

1  Thank Mummybear1976
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