Borde Hill - Garden. Park. Woodland
Described as ‘One of the country’s truly great gardens’ by Country Life magazine, Borde Hill Garden is more than just a beautiful and historic garden. With a fascinating history dating back to 1890's, it is the place to while away a day; enjoy the 200 acres of traditional parkland - perfect for a picnic, BBQ, dog walking or for playing ball games! There is also a kids’ playground with zip line and climbing frames.
Borde Hill is a botanically rich Grade II* Sussex garden with outdoor ‘rooms’ each with unique style; including the the Azalea Ring, sub-tropical dells, fragrant Rose Garden and elegant Italian Garden. Fine tree and shrub collection gathered by the Victorian great plant collectors.
Early spring-flowering magnolias, camellias, rhododendrons and azaleas give way to exuberant borders of roses and herbaceous plants. Wonderful autumnal hues in the garden and park.
Woodland and lakeside walks with magnificent views.
Afternoon Tea available at Cafe Elvira, or you can book a group of 20 or more for a house tour with special cream tea. Jeremy’s award winning Restaurant, Plant sales and Shop.
For events or groups and tours, you can book online.
Remember that as a coach driver bringing an ad-hoc group of 15 or more people you get a £10 voucher to spend in the shop (souvenirs, cold drinks and ice creams) .
2013 Opening Times: 23rd March – 3rd Nov, daily 10am-6pm (or dusk if earlier)
Prices: Adult £8.00, Child £5, Concession £7.50, Group £7.00 Child £5.00