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Gibside | Burnopfield, Gateshead NE16 6BG, England
+44 1207 542255
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Not worth £12 entrance

We took advantage of the heritage open day free entry today and whilst it's a perfectly nice place... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
newcastle upon tyne
via mobile
Beautiful setting for a picturesque walk

Gibside is in a lovely setting nestled in the picturesque river Derwent valley. It has seen quite a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pat E
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Gibside | Burnopfield, Gateshead NE16 6BG, England
+44 1207 542255
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took advantage of the heritage open day free entry today and whilst it's a perfectly nice place to go for a walk, I'd have been gutted if I'd paid the £30 family entry fee. Yes National Trust do an annual ticket, but they desperately...More

Thank drewedmin999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gibside is in a lovely setting nestled in the picturesque river Derwent valley. It has seen quite a lot of rejuvenation in recent years greatly improving accessibility and parking. The walks whether along the avenue, down by the river or simply meandering the rough the...More

Thank Pat E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a trip to the MetroCentre we payed a trip to Gibside hall to walk off the stress of retail 'therapy'. After becoming members of the trust following a trip to the hall last year, it's the kind of place you can visit anytime without...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been about 2 years since we visited here, last time staying the yurts which are great! This time just a day visit. Entrance has changed along with parking, so much more organised. As members we were quickly moved through the entrance and made our way...More

Thank deb232016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great National Trust Property we walked around on the green walk 5.5 miles with our 9 year old son and our dog it was a really nice walk with plenty to see. We will be coming back soon as we didn't get...More

Thank Mpa88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been here several times and thoroughly enjoyed the gardens, the history and the cafe. Usually we visit mid week as a couple, but this time we took our two young grandchildren on a busy day. I have no problem taking time to find a...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a family we have been here many times before, it's beautiful, walking through the garden's there is Apple trees, vegetables, flowers, all different varieties, kids engaged in all the colours, sounds and smells, fantastic, after exploring the garden's you can walk around and up...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lived within 6 minutes of this NT garden and never visited. What a lovely place, especially on a sunny day. From a short relaxing stroll with children to a more advanced walk, lots to see and do. Only downside is the entry fee can be...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic grounds, brilliant play park, lovely friendly staff. Beautiful place, good food facilities, suitable for people with disabilities

Thank 123Tammy9
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Just another great day in Gibside. Always helps when the weather is on your side but great place to tire the kids out. Great activities to keep them occupied and lovely coffee shops and ice cream pit stop en route. Take a picnic if cost...More

Thank TravelAgentTracey
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16 September 2017|
Response from Bernadette H | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, yes entrance to the estate is via a road and ramped access. Parts of the grounds/gardens are scooter friendly. Hope this helps.
16 September 2017|
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Response from arlostewart2016 | Reviewed this property |
There are enough paths to make it worthwhile, but there are areas where smaller scooters may struggle (hills and narrow paths etc).
18 August 2016|
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Response from FamB1 |
Dogs must be on a lead & they cannot go in to hall or play areas. Can be in all outside areas. Children must to taken out of pushchairs around House.