Gardens to visit in Somerset

gardens in somerset

Somerset, with beautiful countryside, moors and coast is a great destination. It also has some of the finest historic houses and gardens to visit in England. If you are visiting from abroad then we would recommend you spend a few days here.
Make sure you visit Barrington House not far from Yeovil for its gardens, you can also go around the beautiful house. Also head for Hestecombe near Taunton with 300 years of Gardening.
Wells Cathedral is a must, it is one of the finest cathedrals in England and is surrounded by beautiful grounds.
Check out our organised garden holidays in the South West including Somerset, Devon and Cornwall.

Barrington Court Garden in Somerset

Barrington Court Garden, near Ilminster

Somerset, Barrington Court Garden is a National Trust gem in Somerset with Gertrude Jekyll

Bishop's Palace Garden, Wells

Bishop's Palace & Gardens, in Wells

Somerset, 14 acres of stunning RHS partner gardens around a medieval Palace.

Claverton Manor Gardens at the American Museum

Claverton Manor Gardens, Bath

Somerset, At the American museum there is a garden which is based on the Mount Vernon Garden at George Washington's home.

Cothay Manor Gardens

Cothay Manor Gardens

Somerset, Cothay Manor Gardens deep in the Somerset Countryside are a real gem and should not be missed

 

Dunster Castle and Garden is a National Trust gem

Dunster Castle

Somerset, Dunster Castle and gardens is in beautiful setting close to the sea and Exmoor.

East Lambrook Manor and Garden

East Lambrook Manor Gardens, South Petherton

Somerset , Margery Fish created this garden at East Lambrook Manor which has become one of the best known in England.

Forde Abbey and Gardens

Forde Abbey and Gardens

Somerset, The fantastic abbey dates from the 12th century and is a must see.

Hestercombe Gardens

Hestercombe Gardens. Taunton

Somerset, Hidden away a few miles from Taunton are 50 acres of parkland boasting beautiful formal gardens and 3 centuries of garden history.

Iford Manor Garden

Iford Manor Garden, near Bath

Wiltshire, Family owned Grade 1 listed garden, once home to Harold Peto

Kilver Court Garden

Kilver Court Garden, Shepton Mallet

Somerset

Kilver Court is a garden with a difference, in a lovely setting, the colourful displays are a treat for the eyes

The Grasses at Lady Farm Garden

Lady Farm Gardens, near Bristol

Somerset, Lady Farm garden has really been making a name for itself over recent years.

Lytes Cary Manor and Garden

Lytes Cary Manor Garden, National Trust, Somerset

Somerset, Lytes Cary Manor was owned of medieval herbalist Henry Lyte, and the house is surrounded by an enchanting small garden.

Montacute House and Garden National Trust property in Somerset

Montacute House and Gardens

Somerset, Montacute House is a magnificent Elizabethan Ham-stone house, surrounded by beautiful parkland and gardens and built in the late 16th century.

Tintinhull Garden

Tintinhull House and Garden

Somerset, The garden at Tintinhull is set behind a lovely stone house full of character.

Tyntesfield House and Gardens

Tyntesfield House and Gardens, near Bristol

Somerset, Tyntesfield - A great gothic mansion with extensive gardens.

The Yeo Valley Organic Garden in Somerset

Yeo Valley's Organic Garden, near Blagdon

Somerset, The Yeo Valley Organic Garden is a constantly evolving, varied 6.5 acre garden with a contemporary feel.