The online guide to beautiful

Great British Gardens

with places to stay nearby

  • Anglesey Abbey gardens
  • Bressingham Winter Garden
  • Hillier Garden
  • Kew Gardens
  • Marks Hall Garden and Arboretum
  • The garden at Anglesey Abbey was developed by the 1st Lord Fairhaven from 1926 and has become one of the British Isles most beautiful 20th century gardens.
  • These highly acclaimed world-renowned Bressingham Gardens are a mecca for anyone interested in gardening, with many recent visitors claiming they are the best they have seen.
  • The Sir Harold Hillier Gardens and Arboretum are lovely in every season.
  • Kew Gardens - The ultimate Botanical Garden in the World, and not to be missed.
  • A tree collection from all the temperate areas of the world set in more than 200 acres of historic landscape and gardens provides interest and enjoyment throughout the year at Marks Hall Garden.

December 2019 - No reason to stop visiting gardens! We feature gardens with fabulous winter displays as well as  gardens with illuminated displays.
If you prefer to stay in then why not start planning your 2020 Garden Holidays with our award winning Tour Company partner.

We feature all the best places places to see great gardens around the British Isles so start planning your visits now.

We feature gardens to visit in  England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland. We also include many comfortable places to stay nearby. Use the index on the left for regional maps so that you can plan your journey. Or just search for Gardens near me.

Our Garden of the month to visit in December is the Hillier Garden in Hampshire
with plenty to see, buy and eat. Have a great time and if you want any tips just ask us on our Facebook page.

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Our guide attracts visitors from all over the world - we know that because we often receive feedback. We started the guide as a hobby in 2002, as at that time there were few resources on the internet to help people plan their visits. The first region we covered was Cornwall and by the time 12 months elapsed more than 200 gardens had applied to join. Over the last year we  have had around 1 million  viewers from almost every continent on the world, with 6 million page views. As a result we have generated significant income for our members. With over 500 properties on our guide and more applying to join we should maintain our place as a leading resource for garden lovers.

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GARDEN HOLIDAYS - If you would like us to plan your itinerary for you we have a wide range of guided holidays in England, Scotland and Wales all at very reasonable prices. We also have a range of tours throughout the world so why not request one of our free brochures. It does not matter where you live as there are departure points throughout the UK. Many visitors from overseas take advantage of the tours.
Click here for 2020 Garden Holiday Brochure

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NATIONAL TRUST - Why not join the National Trust for free entry to hundreds of fantastic properties and places in the British Isles.

We are now smart-phone friendly so that you can plan your gardens to visit wherever you are. 
We thank you for your support over the years.