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Saltram (National Trust)

Plympton, Plymouth PL7 1UH, England
+44 1752 333500
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Saltram and the NT at its best

Just visited Saltram and its 'enchanted Christmas' displays. A lovely experience and a chance to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ashburton, United Kingdom
Excellent tea room

Visited Saltram as part oh a coach holiday. The staff were friendly and the house interesting... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
John P
Walsall, United Kingdom
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Saltram House is a George II era mansion located in Plympton, Plymouth, England. The house that can be seen today is the work of Robert Adam, who altered the original Tudor house on two occasions. Wikipedia Saltram park offers a great place for walking, jogging, cycling and picnics. The park is open from dawn to dusk. Car park fees payable to non-National Trust members. Enjoy the Park Cafe, Shop and visit the House, Garden with Orangery, Castle Folly and Chapel Tea Room. There is a display of Arts and Crafts by local artists in the Gallery. Become a member and support the National Trust in the conservation work carried out to preserve our heritage for future generations and enjoy these facilities free all year. See our web pages for special events and opening time
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Plympton, Plymouth PL7 1UH, England
+44 1752 333500

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just visited Saltram and its 'enchanted Christmas' displays. A lovely experience and a chance to walk the lovely grounds tastefully floodlit and the house beautifully decorated. A most original way to experience an iconic NT property. Tea and cakes were a great experience too. But...More

Thank gehdev
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited Saltram as part oh a coach holiday. The staff were friendly and the house interesting although quite a lot of restoration going on. The grounds were good to walk around. The Chapel tearoom was excellent. Decorated for Christmas, waitress service, linen tablecloths a bonechina...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Saltram is a family favourite for most local Plymothians. The National Trust really do a fantastic job of maintaining these wonderful grounds for all to enjoy. Not many free days out around these days, so well worth a visit. Great little cafe on site for...More

Thank Sebastian A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently enjoyed a fantastic day out during the October half term. Saltram put on a Pumpkin Trail. The weather was kind and allowed us a few hours to run around the beautiful gardens to find the hidden pumpkins. They really focus on family entertainment...More

Thank Leila N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were amazed to be able to go up the scaffolding into the ceiling of the Saloon to see conservation work up close with a very knowledgeable guide! Then we found conservators at work on the mirror-image carpet down at floor level and chat as...More

Thank Polly M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grounds of Saltram House are very peaceful and calming, and many people take advantage of the lovely walks and picnic areas. The outer walks together with the cafe are free to use, but there is the normal National Trust fee to enter the house...More

Thank JayTee38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a lot of repair work ongoing right now, but that makes for an interesting visit. You can see the carpet mending and plaster work repairs. There are sometimes baking demonstrations in the kitchen. It’s interesting to compare conditions in the kitchen with the...More

Thank KrispyPlymouth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I never tire of walking around the grounds and gardens of Saltram in any season, as there is always something different to see. I recently visited the house itself and was delighted to be able to view the conservation work going on with the ceiling...More

Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although a little walk from the car park the building is well worth a visit. The staff responses were a little variable but hey we are all human. The rooms are lovely to see and there is no pressure to move from one room to...More

Thank R H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying nearby for a week and called in here on the way. The house was having the ceiling restored in the saloon and we were lucky enough to go up on the scaffolding to see the ceiling up close. We were amazed by...More

Thank Gill G
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Nick T
20 September 2017|
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Response from Don B | Reviewed this property |
yes with no issues - you can also use the café which has an outside seating area
Lin J
1 December 2016|
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Response from Don B | Reviewed this property |
no - but at the moment you can enjoy a drink under canopy in the court yard where dogs are allowed - lots of Christmas trees and lights to enjoy and they provide blankets and sheepskin to keep you warm - dogs are not allowed... More