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Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden

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Lovely location

Had a good day out to Hill of Tarvit house,and gardens. We had a lovely sunny day to explore the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janette W
Wonderful grounds and gardens open all year

Wonderful visited again, the website isn’t very clear unless you delve deeply but grounds and... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2018
Southwark, United Kingdom
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Hill of Tarvit Mansion House Wemysshall Road, Cupar KY15 5PB, Scotland
+44 844 493 2185
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a good day out to Hill of Tarvit house,and gardens. We had a lovely sunny day to explore the beautiful gardens. Would recommend this to anyone

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Janette W
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

Wonderful visited again, the website isn’t very clear unless you delve deeply but grounds and gardens are open all year! If this was clearer more would enjoy this special place all year! For some added income to the superb Trust, I’m sure the cafe would...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

I headed here recently for the day and I can thoroughly recommend it! The house is set in beautiful gardens with several lovely walks from the doorstep! One small walk of about 15 minutes out of the back of the house takes you up a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tomelphee
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Popped in to the hickory cafe one last time before it closes for the season. I'll miss my regular visits and hope it continues next year. The tomato soup and cheese scone were delicious as usual, followed by a big slice of delicious coconut cake....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

Lovely small Edwardian house, well furnished. Interesting collection of bronzes. Particularly enjoyed the kitchen and implements. Room guides were very welcoming, friendly and knowledgeable. Weather was poor so didn't do the gardens, but will go another time. There is a lovely open expanse behind the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

We visited on a beautiful fall day. It made for a nice walk up the hill where you could get some beautiful views of the Cupar area and the livestock. Visited the house and they were quite educational and interesting! - especially about the family....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We visited here with our family and took a walk up the hill. A great walk and although steep the kids managed grand. Lovely views of the surrounding area of Cupar etc. Just beware of the livestock in field.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank j0j0341
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Although we have visited the house previously this was the first occasion we had guides and they could not have been more informative both about the house and the family. The ceramics and pictures are superb and the rooms are very different especially those on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 12.30pm just missing a tour at 12, advised open viewing at 1pm so decided to go to the cafe for some lunch first. We went into the cafe found a table, and sat down. The table was the only one left and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We had a most enjoyable visit - for the first time we took the guided tour and learnt so much that we had not gleaned from previous visits. A joy at the end was to the cafe/tearoom - the standard of fayre was fantastic, and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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2 May 2017|
Response from Wendy P | Property representative |
Hi Ken, the Mansion house, shop and tea room are open Thursdays to Mondays. A guided tour runs at 11.15am; open guiding where you can explore at your own pace starts at 12.30. Last entry is at 4pm and the mansion closes at... More
Rachael M
4 July 2016|
Response from Rachel J | Reviewed this property |
To the downstairs level there is a ramp at the door but upstairs is only steps.