Bluebell Cottage Gardens is open for visitors from Wednesday 14th April, but to ensure social distancing can be maintained, entry to the gardens is strictly by pre-purchased ticket only. Before visiting, please read this important information and pre-purchase a visitor ticket.
Visiting the nursery and shop is free of charge, and advance booking is not required, but facemasks are required at all times in these areas. We strongly suggest placing a Click and Collect order before arrival, or review our stock online and bring a list of what you wish to purchase. Please note that not all of our stock is kept in the retail area of the nursery.
Entry to the gardens is strictly by pre-purchased ticket only
Our opening hours are Wednesday to Saturday, 10am to 5pm. Please note we are closed Sundays, Mondays, and Tuesdays.
Tickets for visiting the gardens are £5.00 per person with 20% of all ticket proceeds going to the National Garden Scheme charity. We accept the Gardener's World Two-for-One pass. Please buy one ticket online and show your pass on arrival.
Garden entry is free to RHS members and there is no need to pre-book online. Non-members accompanying an RHS member should pre-book a ticket online.
These are the opening times and prices of Bluebell Cottage Gardens and Nursery for the 2020 season. If you have any questions about admission, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Both the nursery and gardens are open on the following days:
Wednesday: 10am to 5pm
Thursday: 10am to 5pm
Friday: 10am to 5pm
Saturday: 10am to 5pm
Bank Hols: Closed
You can order online using our click and collect service and pick up your completed order any time during our standard opening hours. You can also collect orders on Tuesdays between 10am and 5pm by prior arrangement.
There is no entry charge for the bluebell woods, meadow, nursery or tea room. Parking is free of charge. Admission to the gardens is as follows:
RHS members: FREE
Under 18's: FREE
We are participants in the BBC GW magazine "2-for-1" offer on production of a valid card. The card is not valid on the charity fundraiser open days (3rd and 4th July 2021).
Pre-booked group visits can be arranged on any day that we are open. We can also arrange visits on some evenings and Tuesdays, subject to availability and group size. Group organisers should consult the Group Visits page for more information on times and prices.