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Pavilion Gardens

St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6BE, England
+44 1298 23114
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Pleasant space in the midst of a small town

These Gardens are very well kept and rather lovely. Well worth a visit. There is a pond with ducks... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
William S
via mobile
Beautiful day for it

We went for an afternoon stroll and it was a beautiful park with different fringe activities on... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Preceptsgirl
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Holywood, United Kingdom
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The jewel in the crown of Buxton and the High Peak, this beautiful heritage visitor attraction provides a great day out for all the family. Boasting a 232 seat Cafe, 80 seat coffee bar, Gift Boutique, Tourist Information Centre and state of the art conference and banqueting facilities, as well as 23-acres of Heritage Green Flag award winning landscaped gardens.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6BE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

These Gardens are very well kept and rather lovely. Well worth a visit. There is a pond with ducks which people seem to feed and a little train for children to go round the park on.More

Thank William S
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello William S, Thank you so much for your lovely review, I am really glad to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to the gardens. Furthermore, I am really glad to hear that you found it to be well kept and lovely - our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went for an afternoon stroll and it was a beautiful park with different fringe activities on. Unfortunately we had just missed the band and couldn't stay for the 7.30 pm presentation of Call Mr Robeson although it did seem to be worth watching. Nevertheless...More

Thank Preceptsgirl
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Preceptsgirl, Thank you for your review, I'm really glad to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit and enjoyed the various activities happening all around Buxton! I'm very sorry to hear that you just missed the band and presentation that were happening - they...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We really enjoyed the gardens, plenty of room for everyone. We loved going through the older buildings and off course the miniature train. We may not be kids but we had to on it. Finally the afternoon finished with ice cream by the band stand...More

Thank Nigel B
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Nigel B, Thank you so much for your review, I'm really happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit including the miniature train! We have tried to ensure there is something for everyone to enjoy; from fun and games to music and relaxation and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been coming to Buxton for more years than I care to remember... it's a go to place for me.. nostalgia taking me over! We always eat in the pavilion restaurant, don't be put off by the old fashion appearance of the place. Sure...More

Thank Agnesarmao
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Agnesarmao, Thank you so much for your lovely and very detailed review! I will be sure to pass on both the lovely compliments and the slight criticism onto the team. Firstly, thank you very much for your continued and regular custom. Our chefs take...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Buxton and surrounding and countryside and great market towns are an attraction at any time, with the 2 week Festival adding a great additional dimension.More

Thank leslie f
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello leslie f, Thank you so much for your 5* review. I'm really glad to hear that you have enjoyed your visit both to the pavilion Gardens and Buxton as a whole. Furthermore, I'm really glad to hear that you have been enjoying the many...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has two great playgrounds for both toddlers and children, there is also a miniature railway running through it and special events are held throughout the summer. Great facilities in terms of cafe, shop restaurants, toilets, ice cream stall etc. Beautiful, well kept gardens...More

Thank Treacle2009Cheshire
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Treacle2009Cheshire, Thank you so much for your amazing and comprehensive review. We aim to ensure that there is something for he whole family to enjoy here and as such I am really glad to hear that you have found this to be the case....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

These gardens are very elegant incorporating and attractive lake and some very fine buildings . Included among the buildings is a nice theatre / concert hall in art deco style where we attended a talk by Martin Bell .More

Thank Mark Benjamin L
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Mark Benjamin L, Thank you so much for your review, I am really glad to hear that you see us as elegant, with 23 acres of land there is certainly alot to explore! I'm also really glad to hear that you enjoyed the event...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

put on your Sunday best bustle and go for a promenade in the gardens. If you're lucky there will be music in the bandstand, if it rains you can go into the winter gardens. The whole thing is charming, original and well worth a visit.More

Thank bettystaffs
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello bettystaffs, What a lovely review - thank you! It's an absolute pleasure to be named a a charming and original place to visit. I'm really glad to hear that you have found us to be a great place to visit regardless of the weather...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very attractive and well maintained park in the middle of Buxton. Very popular on a warm day and suitable for all ages. Also close to all the main attractions and some decent cafes.More

Thank Fl0g0_9
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Fl0g0_9, Thank you so much for your review, we aim to ensure there is something for everyone to enjoy during their visit here and I'm really happy to hear that you have found this to be the case. Of course, I'm also really glad...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pavilion gardens in Buxton have been a joy to visit over the years. Summer or winter they always look good and are great for young kids with a fantastic play area, the train, ducks and more. If the brass band is playing, take a...More

Thank Andrew D
Richard S, Guest Relations Manager at Pavilion Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Andrew D, Thank you so much for your comprehensive review, furthermore, the team and I thank you for your continued and valued custom throughout the years. We strive to ensure that there is something for everyone to do here and as such I am...More

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Laura L
29 June 2017|
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Response from Richard S | Property representative |
Hello, The gardens are open 24/7 but the buildings do close at 5pm Many thanks, Richard S
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Weallgoouttogether
17 June 2017|
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no i dont think you can...
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Catheeeee
21 May 2017|
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Hello Catheeeee, We're really excited that you're visiting us this summer and that your little one wants to go on the train! Running times for the train vary and are weather dependant. During the summer holidays however, it... More
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