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Quarr Abbey

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Ryde PO33 4ES, England
+44 1983 882420
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Churches and Abbeys are not really my bag Baby.

This place becomes better every time I visit. This time there was a morning mass taking place so... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fidelscastrol
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Manila, Philippines
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Calm and relaxing

Therapeutic and quiet, just missed a mass which was disappointing. Nice gentle stroll around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
1dustyrhodes
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tea shop” (42 reviews)
“peaceful place” (32 reviews)
“farm shop” (24 reviews)
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Ryde PO33 4ES, England
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+44 1983 882420
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place becomes better every time I visit. This time there was a morning mass taking place so things were a little more interesting. I love all those choral sounds...okay, so it wasn't quite Verdis' Requiem but the beats of Enigma did spring to mind....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Therapeutic and quiet, just missed a mass which was disappointing. Nice gentle stroll around the abbey grounds. A restaurant, with outside seating and being a beautiful day sat outside for our refreshments. A few dog lovers were visiting, which set off a few barking, fortunately...More

Thank 1dustyrhodes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic location really peaceful quiet lovley gardens clean welcoming recommended throughly to anyone who likes being outside visiting culture or photography

Thank samcarter-knight
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovley peaceful place to visit, the abbey is stunning and well kept, There is a tea room but I did notice the food very expensive so favs that a miss. The monks where singing in the abbey at the time, Beautiful gardens and woodland...More

Thank gossyandgossy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Were amazed at the wonderful building - it is spectacular. The video presentation is excellent and explains the history. Lovely walks and very restful. The pigs were very entertaining and wallowing in the mud..

Thank Oldowl2006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointing cream tea, plenty of cream and delicious jam but only one scone. very expensive compared to what is on offer elsewhere- won't be going back

Thank jan220373
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Free entry. It’s dog friendly and they have a woodland route that you can walk. Stunning buildings. Quaint tea room and farm shop.

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful driveway into a large car park suddenly gives a view of the phenomenal building which is the Abbey Church, built with Belgium bricks by Isle of Wight builders in the early 1900s. I have never seen anything like it before! Dark inside, with...More

Thank B F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a beautiful, magnificent building. Well worth a visit with an informative visitor centre (make sure you watch the video), an art exhibition and the beautiful abbey- all free of charge. The tea rooms serve a range of cakes and sandwiches and also sell some...More

Thank Diane I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quarr Abbey was such a beautiful peaceful place, the weather was beautiful for the end of October. We were greeted from the car park (which is free) by the lovely little pigs! We ate at the café, I think the shop usually has a lot...More

Thank travelbugxstacie
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inkentandfedup
20 July 2017|
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Response from dreed2908 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes dog friendly throughout the grounds,gardens and tea room areas. We have even crept into the church itself on occasion without a problem. Enjoy.
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Doug A
24 April 2017|
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Response from KingBud | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so
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Ian B
20 January 2017|
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Response from Elisabeth H | Reviewed this property |
It's on the Isle of Wight, get a number 9 bus from ryde station then you need to walk down the road opposite the bus stop , the conductor will show you, . It's about a ten minute walk but there are pigs to look at on the way... More
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