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beautiful hidden treasure

Visited here the gardens which were absolutely stunning and well kept- very magical. The priory is... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Waltham Cross, United Kingdom
Ardchattan Priory garden

Pleasant gardens and a small view into the history of Scotland with old ruins and headstones. A... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Brian S
Bangor, United Kingdom
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All reviews lovely garden the main road well worth a visit honesty loch
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Visited here the gardens which were absolutely stunning and well kept- very magical. The priory is very moving to. This has a free small car park and is off the main road a bit- take care on the roads as people travel very fast round...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Pleasant gardens and a small view into the history of Scotland with old ruins and headstones. A pleasant short walk through small gardens and a historical site on a fair day.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Brian S
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Ardchattan Priory Garden is approximately 5 miles down a single track road. Unfortunately we visited late one afternoon and so were not able to visit the whole of the gardens.The Priory part is very interesting with good interpretive boards. We only managed to visit the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MurielA47
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Well worth a visit. The gardens are magnificent and the Priory ruins are interesting. Several pathways are laid out and easy access with good carpark

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Peter D
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Fascinating ruins of the old Abbey, old cemetery, carved stones and Celtic Cross. It is also in a great location with lovely views. Well worth taking a detour off the main road near Connel.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank goanjock
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This attraction is worth visiting for the ruins of the abbey and especially the old stone carvings. The gardens are nothing out of the ordinary though despite a pleasant loch-side setting, being mostly lawns and borders along with a bit of woodland. There were no...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank NeilSK
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This historic garden makes a very interesting visit. The views from the lawn over the loch are stunning. The garden has several different areas and then you can explore the remains of the old priory. There is an honesty box for your entrance fee.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank emma g
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Fab ruin well worth a visit: interesting memorials. It's set on a farm and there are lovely gardens to look at.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank ChristinaAMW
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We personally enjoyed Ardchattan Priory more than Dunollie Castle, as far as MacDougall sites go (though to be fair, Dunollie was undergoing conservation work when we visited, so the castle itself was not open). Ardchattan has more medieval history and artifacts, like the MacDougall Cross...More

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank Micaela M
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

If you are not a lover of ruins, don't expect a great experience. The "gardens" are virtually just, well, grounds of a house under construction. Considering you are asked to pay four pounds (gratuity box at the entrance) to see this, just as much as...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank MarSane67
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