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Merriments Gardens

Rother

Type:Garden

Hawkhurst Road, Hurst Green, East Sussex, TN19 7RA

Tel: +44 01580 860666

Merriments

About

Behind the tall green hedges lies a well-kept secret, Merriments’ stunning 4-acre RHS Partner Garden, the South East's hidden gem. The garden has deep meandering borders, many formal and informal focal points and a rich tapestry of colour, texture and scent. There are also many benches to pause and enjoy the atmosphere of this ever evolving garden.

Merriments has elegant and imaginative planting designs you could use in your own patch. There is a long season of colour with many unusual plants most of which we also sell in the comprehensive on-site nursery.

Featured on BBC Gardeners World and other gardening television shows, and in most gardening magazines in England, Europe and North America.

After exploring the gardens, visit the Terrace Restaurant for home-made breakfasta, lunches and teas made with local, seasonal ingredients and find something to remember your trip in the shop or plant centre.

Tours and Demonstrations
Garden Group Rates for over 15 people: £7 per person.
Guided tours available for groups £40, must be pre-booked

 

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult ticket£8.00 per ticket
Senior Citizen ticket£7.50 per ticket
ChildFree

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

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Celiac/Vegetarian/Dairy Free friendly. Please call ahead if you have a severe allergy and we will do our utmost to accommodate.

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 100
  • Min group size - 15
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Village Location

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Guided Tours Available for Groups - Garden Group Rates for over 15 people: £7 per person. Pre-booked guided tours, please enquire.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Excellent
      81
    • Very Good
      35
    • Average
      14
    • Poor
      8
    • Terrible
      1

    Recent Reviews:

    • vicky p
      Reigate, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      What a Garden!
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 18th September 2018
      To call this a Graden Centre with an Open Garden is not doing it justice. What an amazing Garden! The £7.50 entrance fee is well worth it. We visited late in the season, September, but the amazing... Read full review
    • R W
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Beautiful garden, good garden centre, excellent restaurant
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 17th September 2018
      This was my fourth visit to Merriments over several years. I love the garden and it is a must-see for any visit to this area of the country for me. There is always something to see and the bird hide... Read full review
    • Kieron B
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Excellent garden centre and restaurant
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 14th September 2018
      Just had a lovely lunch and walk round the lovely gardens, walk round the pond and down to the bird hide worth a visit. Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Nearest major road is A21. On the A229, 200 yards off the A21 at Hurst Green. Signposted.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest station is Etchingham.

    Opening Times

    2018 - Garden, Cafe and Shop (25 Mar 2018 - 21 Oct 2018)
    DayTimes
    Monday - Saturday10:00 - 17:30*
    Sunday10:30 - 17:30*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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