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Hestercombe Gardens

Hestercombe, Taunton TA2 8LG, England
+44 1823 413923
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Lovely gardens and stunning food in cafe

Lovely gardens, only slightly marred by us being there during a thunder storm. Went to the cafe... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
Beautiful gardens but very odd 'art' in the house

The gardens were absolutely stunning and we spent a fabulous 4 hours here as it takes a long time... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Newport, United Kingdom
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Hestercombe, Taunton TA2 8LG, England
+44 1823 413923
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely gardens, only slightly marred by us being there during a thunder storm. Went to the cafe for lunch and it was very, very good food, well prepared by a gifted chef. Wish I could talk to Hestercombe direct to congratulate him. Very well worth...More

Thank SueJ2756TJ
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The gardens were absolutely stunning and we spent a fabulous 4 hours here as it takes a long time to walk around everywhere. The long walks up to the tops of the slopes are worth it for the stunning views but the hills are steep...More

Thank Benitajo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful gardens and scenery, much of which had wheelchair access. There were wheelchair so for hire and could be booked in advance. Lovely lunch in the stable cafe, reasonable prices. Shame the restaurant in the main house was small and therefore full, advise you book...More

Thank Nicky P
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived, we had some yummy lunch at the cafe. We walked around the gardens on the easter weekend, when they have an easter egg hunt for the children. The gardens were absolutely lovely, and you could even see the old water mill. I...More

Thank pennybaker42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful visit, culturally and visually really impressed. Superb facilities on site, loved the Cafe / Shop

Thank murphymrandrew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Top quality roast beef lunch with perfect homemade Yorkshire puddings, sitting out in the sunshine. Huge and delicious Creme brûlée. Wish I lived nearby and was not just on holiday.

Thank Virginia H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting with my cousin who had been before, this venue was an ideal place for us both to meet being approximately half way in distance between Bristol and Devon. This was my first time and I wasn't disappointed. The grounds were beautiful, especially the bluebell...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always at hestercombe as have an annual pass. Doesn't matter what time of year there is always something to see and do here. Recently went on the bluebell trail and it was simply stunning. Younger Children loved walking along the top of the waterfall and...More

Thank mrstamarshall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walks through gardens with wonderful formal gardens cafe does great soup of the day, homemade good day out

Thank eigbob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pottered down to Hestercombe with my wife. What a lovely house and gardens. It really is a must see if you are in the area. The renovated gardens are truly magnificent, my wife and I would have happily spent all day wandering the site, however...More

Thank Ted R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have to pay to get in
15 August 2016|
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Response from stumpy42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you have to pay, well worth a visit
Peter B
Are dogs allowed
1 August 2016|
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Response from Louise P | Reviewed this property |
Yes very much so
roger w
Do you still take tesco vouchers?
24 June 2016|
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Response from roger w | Reviewed this property |
No - Confirmed with them by phone - they stopped taking them end 2015