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Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden

Hill of Tarvit Mansion House Wemysshall Road, Cupar KY15 5PB, Scotland
+44 844 493 2185
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Hill of Tarvit Mansion House Wemysshall Road, Cupar KY15 5PB, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The house is well worth the visit. It is Edwardian but with with tweaks to accommodate the collection of the Sharps who re-built the original house on the site. The building itself is marvellously designed by the Scots Architect Lorimer. There is a magnificent display...More

Thank Iain S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I can't recommend this enough. The guides are excellent, knowledgeable and friendly and the house has such a welcoming, "homely" feel to it. We took the guided tour then went around again because it's such a fascinating place. The gardens are attractive with a real...More

Thank Cassie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated just outside Cupar, this is a beautiful house and gardens, with great views of the countryside ( climb the hill for stunning views of the mountains to the North ) The house is well worth the entrance fee but you can just walk round...More

Thank Iain H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited specially on a Friday and found house closed for a wedding....no intimation on website or on site until we tried to enter about 11.15am. tea shop also shut.More

Thank ferguson834
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning Ferguson834 I am so sorry that you were not able to visit the Hill of Tarvit Mansion the other Friday. We do put out special notices on the property's page on the NTS website so I am really sorry that this was not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've had an NTS pass for years now and like using it on holiday to make for inexpensive wee trips. Hill of Tarvit is one of those places you think you'll spend 45 minutes at but end up there for three hours. The interior is...More

Thank amost
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning amost, Thank you so much for your visit to the Hill of Tarvit Mansion and for taking the time to write a review. I am so glad you enjoyed exploring the whole house and gardens. I hope you had a copy of the...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

what a lovely peaceful and safe place to walk the dog, didnt actually visit the mansionhouse at this time. If you are into bird watching, its a bit of a feast here with garden, woodland and meadow birds

Thank philbeaumont2004
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Very disappointed after planning to visit several places in Fife to find the House and Tea Shop closed due to a wedding.Gardens were open though but a bit of a waste of time coming here to find a notice stuck on parking meter box stating...More

1  Thank theo15
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Theo15. Thanks for your visit to the gardens and estate and for your feedback. I am sorry you were not able to visit the mansion house because of a wedding. We do put notices on the property's page on the NTs website and notices...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

WOW! This is a fantastic property located deep within The Kingdom of Fife! The Architecture is centred around a varied collection of fine art and antiquities. The building and its contents sit in harmony with its location. The welcome we received was warm and friendly....More

Thank OHindmarsh
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Dear OHindmarsh, Thank you for your visit to the Hill of Tarvit Mansion house, and for taking the time to write a review. I will pass on your compliments to the guides and garden staff here who will be delighted to hear you had such...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

Stopped of with my 3 year old granddaughter and we both had a great time .The old games on the room on the top floor were great i could not get her to stop playing especialy the bagatel . The grounds are well worth the...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Stopped here for a visit this time, we have passed it before and never went in, I don't know why but it seems to be easily overlooked. Don't overlook it though, we arrived early and took to the hill at the rear of the house,...More

Thank DavidDWilson
Wendy P, Manager at Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Dear David, thank you so much for stopping by at the Hill of Tarvit Mansion and for taking the time to write a lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your visit to the whole estate, and I will certainly pass on your compliments...More

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545Ken545
3 May 2017|
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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
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Rachael M
5 July 2016|
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Response from Rachel J | Reviewed this property |
To the downstairs level there is a ramp at the door but upstairs is only steps.
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