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Coombe Wood

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Coombe Lane, Croydon CR0 5RE, England
+44 20 8726 6900
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A lively garden

Yes, this used to be the garden of the large house now The Chateau Restaurant. Its still a lovely... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Pronto1_11
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Croydon, United Kingdom
Beautiful colourful gardens

Located 5 minutes walk up from Lloyd park Tram stop you cross the road to find acres of beautiful... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Bev S
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London, United Kingdom
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Coombe Lane, Croydon CR0 5RE, England
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Yes, this used to be the garden of the large house now The Chateau Restaurant. Its still a lovely, tranquil garden with a small but pleasant cafe in what was once the stables.

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Located 5 minutes walk up from Lloyd park Tram stop you cross the road to find acres of beautiful gardens. Well kept , there is also a great coffee shop with outdoor walled garden seating. Highly recommended for peaceful stroll around.

Thank Bev S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

So it's sunday. It's not raining. It's springtime. Let's go somewhere local for a walk before lunch..... with the kids (gasp!) We will need a playground - not there. Coffee house - nope. Pond with ducks - no. What you do get is a small...More

Thank jdav1970
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I've lived in Croydon for YEARS... I kind of knew Coombe Wood with its gardens and cafe existed, but never bothered going. Well, I finally went today as part of my wanderings for National Walking Month, and boy - have I been missing out on...More

2  Thank CroydonDiva
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Since getting a dog some six months ago we have been (re)discovering places to walk. Some have disappointed, but Coombe Wood this morning did not. The formal gardens are beautiful, ablaze with the colour of tulips at the moment, while the woods include some fine...More

Thank Trevor W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This whole area is wonderful to wander around. The main gardens surrounding the cafe and restaurant are glorious in the summer. If you catch the rhododendrons then you are in for a treat - as there are hundreds! Perfect for all ages to enjoy. Whenever...More

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I love going here when the weather gets warmer. There is a lovely secluded courtyard to sit and chat, and a great coffee shop which serves a variety of food and drinks. The gardens are well maintained and peaceful although a word of warning, they...More

1  Thank Ali L
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Came hear on the bank holiday. Beautiful garden and walk,even in the winter but the cafe was a tad disappointing. I ordered a latte' and after a second attempt of the waitress making it , it was cold. The tray we were given was dirty...More

Thank Jane K
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It isn't often I meet anyone who even knows about this garden! It is so close to Croydon, and yet it feels like you are in the heart of the countryside. A beautiful woodland area full of birds, lovely gardens, trees, a tea shop, everything...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Although located close to a main road, the gardens were certainly relaxing. Woodland to explore aswell & even late on in the year (October) there were lots of brightly coloured flowers out - but seasonal ones. Nice to see how there are lots of benches...More

1  Thank emuslushy
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