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Eggleston Hall Gardens

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Barnard Castle, Eggleston, Barnard Castle DL12 0AG, England
+44 1833 650553
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Lovely setting and great plants

We loved the 'guided' tour. Plenty to see. The range of plants was fairly extensive and reasonably... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Penrith, United Kingdom
via mobile
A good morning spent.

Well as we were on holiday just down the road we decided to spend a morning here, what a good time... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Newport Gwent
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Barnard Castle, Eggleston, Barnard Castle DL12 0AG, England
+44 1833 650553
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We loved the 'guided' tour. Plenty to see. The range of plants was fairly extensive and reasonably priced.

Thank wolfieupnorth
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well as we were on holiday just down the road we decided to spend a morning here, what a good time we had. The plants were top quality and the gardens were a joy to behold, never seen so many different ways to grow apples.You...More

Thank MelvinNewportGwent
Reviewed 3 days ago

Staff were extremely helpful on this our first visit. Many interesting and unusual plants were shown in the garden. Next door to lovely cafe and gift shop with toilets.

Thank Sandrandavid
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Loved this place. Gorgeous nursery. Full of all sorts of plants. Lovely gardens. Spent hours there and a very relaxing place to visit.

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have not been here for a couple of years. The plant centre is huge and they have a far larger selection than a regular garden centre. They don't sell much aside from plants so they are more of a nursery in reality. They have...More

1  Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The café looked very busy so we didn’t try it but will return and try next time we are in the area. The Hall Gardens also has a lovely gift shop which seemed to be average prices for those places. The nursery is vast and...More

Thank hayley1980
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the gardens with my family in August. The gardens were beautiful, and the staff the site were extremely friendly. We ate lunch in the cafe and found the vegetarian options were unusually abundant. Great range of deserts. Would definitely return, and recommend a...More

Thank 1StevieLew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little visit with beautiful plantsmanship on display and a nice walk around the grounds to see some enchantingly English garden nooks and crannies. Loved the artists' studios and the secret ruined church is very Victorian Gothic if you like those kinds of novels. Maybe...More

Thank bobJ5472DS
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with family , grounds are stunning & garden centre itself has so much choice plants are so healthy & well kept its fantastic to see ! Prices what you'd expect for established shrubs ect ! Tea room was lovely very clean and nice outlook...More

Thank R3632DGnicolac
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We visited here during a week's holiday in Teesdale. The gardens and associated grounds are beautiful and the colours of the flowers looked even better on a sunny day. It was great to walk round and admire the hard work which must have gone in...More

Thank Michael H
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1 August 2016|
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Response from Dan T | Reviewed this property |
On leads I think so, but not in the café
Irene M
27 July 2015|
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Response from sunderland3 | Reviewed this property |
Richmond Hill is in Surrey . Eggleston Hall and Gardens are in County Durham DL12
29 March 2015|
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Response from Brenda H | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is free ..Plenty of room to wander but a donation would be appreciated