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Southsea Rock Gardens

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I don't what I expected

there is a garden and rocks, but not sure it is really worth noting?! my garden has some rocks but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Finistera
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Bath, United Kingdom
Affect by the hot weather.

This would be lovely to walk through when it’s all green and healthy. Due to the dry heat we have... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TopTravelerUK
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Clarence Esplanade | Southsea Seafront, Portsmouth PO5 3PB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

there is a garden and rocks, but not sure it is really worth noting?! my garden has some rocks but not sure id take guests down there and point them out. its okay, sort of love Portsmouth so if you have a 'Rock Garden' make...More

Thank Finistera
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This would be lovely to walk through when it’s all green and healthy. Due to the dry heat we have had, everything was all dried out and was like walking through a desert. Situated just of the sea front, so plenty to do in and...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Interesting potted history of the site nice planting half hour tops to visit - close to the pyramid free entrance

Thank tippygrindy
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We have just visited the Rock gardens what a shame, I believe they were flooded by the sea and they are trying to get them back to there old state but I think they are still worth a visit as there is still a lot...More

Thank annmart5304
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I have known these gardens for many years. What a run down sight they are right now. Would somebody at least cut the grass please!

Thank Moonraker77
Reviewed 10 May 2018

A bit overgrown and could be a very nice pause on a walk along the front. Currently being refurbished as suffered from storms

Thank InezB
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Southsea Rock Gardens was lovely a few years ago when managed by a group of keen volunteers who had given up on council gardeners caring for it at all. It was full of colour and a pleasure to visit all year but now is uncared...More

Thank Julia P P
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Visited the Rock Gardens today - they were absolutely stunning in the Spring sunshine. Right on the seashore too.

Thank Sylvia Daisy P
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Probably more attractive when there are more flowers. After the very poor weather most of the flower beds were looking rather sad. Nonetheless it is still a pleasant place to walk or sit and contemplate the nature of life...

Thank RobertFGCarter
Reviewed 4 April 2018

My parents walked through these gardens when they were courting, and I have done the same. Wonderful memories of peace and tranquility. The sent of flowers is a must at the right time of year. I just hope the council keep up with the maintenance...More

Thank Stephen B
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