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Barnsdale Gardens

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Type:Garden

The Avenue
Exton
Oakham
RUTLAND
LE15 8AH

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 581 reviews581 reviews

Tel: +44 01572 813200

Barnsdale Gardens

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.50
Child£4.50
Concession£7.50
Family£25.00

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    279
  • Very Good
    161
  • Average
    80
  • Poor
    47
  • Terrible
    14

Recent Reviews:

  • sufordpasty
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Disappointed
    2 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 25th April 2018
    Being a fan of gardeners world and watching barnsdale on the tv, we decided to visit the garden while holidaying in the area and visiting Rutland waters today. The car park is round the back and... Read full review
  • davidharrylarder
    Retford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A GLOWING and GROWING TRIBUTE FOR ALL GARDENERS TO VISIT
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 24th April 2018
    When Geoffrey Hamilton, the BBC2 presenter of Gardeners World television programme (which still continues) died in August 1996 at the young age of 60, he left behind a fantastic memorial which has... Read full review
  • BACNYorks
    North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Lovely sunny day helped visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 24th April 2018
    Visited here with my sisters. Thought £9 entry fee each a little expensive. Lots of different garden areas to visit spread over quite an area. A plant sales and cafe with seating in and outside... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Approaching Oakham on A6003 from Uppingham: turn right onto A606 at the first roundabout. Proceed along this road for approximately 2 miles. Turn left at Barnsdale Lodge Hotel towards Exton and our entrance is then 1 mile on the left.Approaching Oakham on A606 from Melton Mowbray: continue on A606 through Oakham, turn left at the roundabout towards Stamford and Barnsdale. After approximately 2 miles turn left at Barnsdale Lodge Hotel towards Exton- our entrance is 1 mile on the left.Approaching Oakham on A606 from Stamford: continue through Empingham and Whitwell. After approximately 1/4 mile from Whitwell turn right at Barnsdale Lodge Hotel towards Exton - our entrance is 1 mile on the left.

Gradings

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Awards

  • Visit EnglandCode of Practice Code of Practice 2012
  • Regional and MiscellaneousEast Midlands Tourism Silver Award East Midlands Tourism Silver Award 2010

Opening Times

Spring (1 Mar 2018 - 31 May 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 17:00*
Summer (1 June 2018 - 31 Aug 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 19:00*
Autumn (1 Sept 2018 - 31 Oct 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 17:00*
Opening (1 Nov 2018 - 28 Feb 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00*

* We are closed 24th and 25th December.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Related

Barndale GardensBarnsdale Gardens Tea Room, RutlandWe are proud to offer the very best fresh, seasonal food, served in generous portions. Wherever possible, we source our ingredients from local producers, so our sandwiches are freshly made using Hambleton Bakery’s award-winning bread

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