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Beautiful

This place is beautiful. I often visit to walk my dogs around the land, it’s peaceful and tranquil... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tara W
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Off to Mount St Bernard’s Abbey for Beer and Honey!

Over the top of beautiful Charnwood Forest, to Mount St Bernard’s Abbey. This is a landscape where... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GeorginaS152
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Windsor, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is beautiful. I often visit to walk my dogs around the land, it’s peaceful and tranquil, the views are fantastic. It is one of my favourite places on earth and somewhere I can enjoy my time with my dogs. They have a small...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Over the top of beautiful Charnwood Forest, to Mount St Bernard’s Abbey. This is a landscape where rocky outcrops are scattered between rolling farmland and green copses stitched with footpaths. It is excellent walking country, for people and animals, singly or in groups. Parking at...More

2  Thank GeorginaS152
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is something very welcoming and endearing yet peaceful about the Abbey. The Abbey structure is breathtaking and inside is beautiful. Pop in the gift shop and it’s full of hidden gems. Well worth a visit.

2  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

.... and certainly found it here, both in the simple but Peaceful Abbey and the short Calvary Walk, overlooking the Abbey grounds. Superb gift shop, excellent selection of books, cards, statues, pottery made by the monks and Beer brewed by the monks!

3  Thank Philip E
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A wonderful place to take time out and just relax. The church is so peaceful and no ones bothers you, so you can just sit and think about lost loved ones, light a candle or just enjoy the atmosphere. The little shop also sells their...More

1  Thank alimuddiman
Reviewed 4 August 2018

I used to visit the Abbey lots of times when I was a child. Today I decide to bring my Teenage daughter along to check out the experience. This place never disappoints, we were lucky enough to see and hear the Monks during their prayer...More

1  Thank SixtyOne
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Was visiting my family and asked them all to come and visit this beautiful place, so we all decided to take a picnic for all of us (10 of us) we arrived about 10.30 am the car park was nearly empty (free to park by...More

2  Thank 744kbo
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

My friends and I come here at least once a year to retreat from the busy and noisy world we live in. It’s perfect if you want peace n quiet. We stay in the lodge where there are single bedrooms with shared bathroom facilities and...More

1  Thank Alison D
Reviewed 4 March 2018

When we arrived there was a service already started and the singing was awe inspiring we sat mesmerised, then we walked up the mount and it's worth finding the surprises in the grottos, very worth a visit

1  Thank Diane H
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

A stunning abbey in a beautiful location. Pure calm. Inside the abbey, time seems to stand still with peace and tranquility. Join a service as the monks chant and pray. There's is a shop which sells books and srterfects. The Father who works in there...More

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natalieeliseou1
23 March 2018|
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Response from gillywilly63 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about Sunday's but in the week they have s service before confession. It starts about 2 and you. An go in at any point but they ask for silence in the abbey. Do go - it is lovely. If you are physically able... More
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Sue B
9 January 2018|
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Response from 01Dancer | Reviewed this property |
The Gift Shop is open: Monday – Saturday, also Bank Holidays (except Christmas Day) 10am – 4.30pm (closed 12.10pm – 12.30pm and 2.10pm – 2.30pm for Office prayers).
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