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Monteviot Gardens

Monteviot House, Jedburgh TD8 6UG, Scotland
+44 1835 830380
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Weekend Visit

We went to visit the gardens here and were not disappointed. Lovely gardener who greeted us on... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
A Gem among gardens

We were lucky enough to have these delightful gardens all to ourselves, giving us a peaceful haven... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
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Monteviot House, Jedburgh TD8 6UG, Scotland
+44 1835 830380
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

We went to visit the gardens here and were not disappointed. Lovely gardener who greeted us on entry and instructed us about where to go etc.There is an admission fee,but not expensive as these places go. There is a good system within the gardens,so that...More

Thank Mop55
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We were lucky enough to have these delightful gardens all to ourselves, giving us a peaceful haven for reflection. Each distinct garden area leads to the next with the most wonderful selection of plants and trees to give views of other areas, the river or...More

Thank 641jacqueline491
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Calm, relaxing with a variety of different vistas. A really beautiful space which continues to be developed although due to the scope of the garden and limited number of gardeners, not quite as pristine as it could be. There is still much to admire and...More

Thank Bridget M
sjedfoot, Manager at Monteviot Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you for your comments. I am sure that pristine is the aim but with only three gardeners I am hopeful people will appreciate the hard work they do to maintain a very large area.

Reviewed 19 July 2017

We visited here with our garden group. What a lovely place. Allow about 2 hours to walk around the garden. The planting is very clever. Some beautify trees and shrubs as well as traditional herbaceous borders. Very well maintained with lovely views. Well worth a...More

1  Thank annejames2016
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Out of the 10 gardens we visit during our two week Gardens of Scotland itinerary, This garden alongside a glistening river was the best. Cleverly designed by the informative & helpful head gardener, we discovered various themes in each section of the garden. Eg. Orchard,...More

3  Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We had such a brilliant time The gardens are relaxing and peaceful The river had recently been overl9aded with heavy rain but still we had an amazing time

3  Thank aellituv
Reviewed 25 September 2016

worth a stroll through the gardens and along the river to the suspension bridge. well kept gardens while your here you might as well visit Harestanes.

1  Thank d_taddei
Reviewed 11 September 2016

If you're fed up with gardens that come closer to being a tourist attraction than a garden then Monteviot is for you. No cafe, gift shop, ice cream sales etc just garden garden garden. Very well informed head gardener who works wonders with a very...More

3  Thank John H
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Paid £10.00 for both tours. I wasn't expecting a guide but we were shown through the home by the wonderful Colin, who was beyond charming. The house is a must see. Gardens were beautiful and ground staff friendly. Loved the little hut where you could...More

3  Thank c o
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We gave been a number if times to monteviot gardens and no matter what time of year we go there are always interesting parts of the garden to walk through and look at. The head gardener is always available to talk to about the garden...More

2  Thank Joancharlton16
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