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Glenwhan Gardens

Dunragit DG9 8PH, Scotland
+44 1581 400222
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Delightful garden which takes full advantage of its wonderful setting

Enjoyed the garden and the tea room and the wonderful plants for sale. If you normally buy plants... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Anita C
,
Oswestry, United Kingdom
A good day out

A splendid day on a visit to this unusual garden. An abundance of plants throughout the walks with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
greyand66
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Dalry, United Kingdom
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Dunragit DG9 8PH, Scotland
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+44 1581 400222
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed the garden and the tea room and the wonderful plants for sale. If you normally buy plants from garden centres you will be spoilt for choice with more unusual shrubs for sale. A garden lovers paradise.

Thank Anita C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A splendid day on a visit to this unusual garden. An abundance of plants throughout the walks with a variety of birds flitting between the trees and shrubs. Dragonflies catching one's eye as you stroll round the man made lochs hearing the plop as the...More

Thank greyand66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So wonderfully different and full of delightful surprises. As you wander up the gentle slopes each turn leads to another glorious surprise, be it views, plant types or sculptures you will be delighted you came. Lunch in the café was just what we needed. Fish...More

Thank Sandi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth a visit near Stranraer these garden are well signposted from the main road. The road up to the gardens is single track and care is needed on the bends. The walks are partly on grass so if it is wet as it was bring...More

Thank Mick R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I made the drive down as we really enjoy visiting gardens and hopefully picking up some new plants. The gardens were lovely with some really beautiful shrubs and trees, as were the ponds, and there is plenty of seating available. However, please...More

Thank Ann M
glenwhan, Owner at Glenwhan Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your remarks. We are very sorry you had a negative experience. We dont as a general rule encourage picnics as we are not a park, and it is really a private garden, but you would certainly be welcome to eat what you...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

What a treat. This garden has everything. We arrived at lunchtime and enjoyed fish pie in the cafe before our tour of the garden. The food was excellent . There was so much to see on our walk many interesting plants with lovely settings. Don't...More

Thank HOLLY18Lancashire
glenwhan, Owner at Glenwhan Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your good comments and please do come again. Tessa

Reviewed 13 June 2017

This was a garden well worth the distance we travelled to visit it. It is an impressive blend of natural elements and thoughtful, artistic design. Full of surprises and stunning vistas, for gardeners and photographers alike. I enjoyed exploring the slightly informal areas as much...More

Thank Tony W
glenwhan, Owner at Glenwhan Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so uch for your review which is very valuable feedback. Tessa

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Way back in the 1940s when I was a youngster growing up in Dunragit we used to play on the moors above Dunragit House. Little did I know that a large area would be developed into such a beautifully landscaped garden. An absolute delight for...More

Thank Gooders2011
glenwhan, Owner at Glenwhan Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely comments, and how interesting you used to play up here. I bet then you thought it was a great place in it's native state and the Moorland walk is more or less the same but we have actually planted some native...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

My husband is not usually very keen on walking round gardens but we are both very pleased that I talked him into this. The place is stunning from the moment you enter until you leave. The website tells the story of how this gorgeous place...More

Thank Ruth P
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We spent the afternoon here on Friday, an absolute gem of a place, we had a lovely afternoon, only downside was the lady who served us in the cafe, she needs a course on customer service.😒very abrupt and unhelpful.

Thank Carol M
glenwhan, Owner at Glenwhan Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am very sorry to hear that comment, and will address the problem, but hope you will come again. Tessa

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Helen L
18 January 2017|
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Response from glenwhan | Property representative |
Sorry about the late answer. We are dog friendly the garden is in its winter coat in November. I would think the autumn is better for more colour, and of course the Spring, but we have an honesty box all the winter. Tessa
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