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Docton Mill Gardens & Tea Rooms

Docton Mill | Lymebridge, Hartland EX39 6EA, England
+44 1237 441369
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Small garden with interesting plants

Rather out of the way and difficult to find, this garden is sited in a valley with a stream in the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alan C
Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
Delightful setting of tranquility

lovely garden that is beautifully maintained set in a valley. The sound of birdsong and running... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Janet K
London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“tea room” (41 reviews)
“scones” (26 reviews)
“cake” (12 reviews)
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Docton Mill | Lymebridge, Hartland EX39 6EA, England
+44 1237 441369
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Rather out of the way and difficult to find, this garden is sited in a valley with a stream in the middle. Slopes are steep and paths narrow, but the garden itself is interesting and well laid out with a good variety of plants. Disappointed...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely garden that is beautifully maintained set in a valley. The sound of birdsong and running water accompanies you. Excellent tea room with tempting cakes and generous potions!

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I only visited the tea shop as I was on my way elsewhere so didn’t have time for the gardens. However I will certainly go back. I had a Cream Tea which had two of the nicest scones I’ve ever had with plenty of jam...More

Thank Devilish82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled on Docton Mill almost by mistake. What a treat. Beautiful gardens and an excellent tea room in a sublimely tranquil setting.

Thank Bardoniii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worthy to visit, the garden is huge and very well maintained, tea is ok, homemade sandwiches and cakes are very good

Thank Natascha S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped off for refreshments on a walk around Hartland Peninsula. Cream tea was excellent as was the service. Price was reasonable.

Thank myholiday65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice gardens & water mill, possibly the best cream tea in Devon, very reasonable prices. Highly recommended.

Thank grahamhandy47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens with a lovely tea room where we enjoyed a lovely lunch . Reasonably priced and the staff were very helpGil.

Thank June D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to docton knowing that we would not have full access because of our physical limitations. However we were unable to see anything except a small piece as we walked to the cafe / ticket office. This also proved to be problematic as we...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great setting for a cream tea, the sound of the mill wheel turning just adds great character to the place, not to be missed.

Thank steveuk7
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2 March 2016|
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Response from Classicalfanatical | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is definitely seating outside and I can also confirm that I saw dogs with their owners tagging along....