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Bluebell Cottage Gardens

Lodge Lane, Dutton, Cheshire, WA4 4HP

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Tel: 01928 713718

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About Us

This secluded and tranquil garden is one of Cheshire's best kept secrets, this secluded garden wraps around the cottage in a series of linked ‘rooms’. Wide herbaceous borders display over 2,000 varieties of hardy trees, shrubs, climbers and herbaceous plants. Perennial borders were created to celebrate Cheshire’s Year of Gardens '08 – providing beauty and interest from early spring to late autumn.

Wide herbaceous borders display over 2,000 varieties of hardy trees, shrubs, climbers and herbaceous plants.

Adjoining the garden is a wildflower meadown, bluebell woodland and specialist plant nursery with an extensive stock of hardy perennials and shrubs.

Hot and cold drinks, locally made cakes and Cheshire Farm Ice Cream are offered on a self-service basis in the nursery tearoom during the week. At busy weekends, Cathy from 'Cake Day!' will be in the tearoom to serve her excellent selection of home-made cakes and lemonade. 

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
ChildFree
Adult£3.50 per ticket
RHS membersFree

2-for-1 Gardener's World Card also accepted.

Directions

Road Directions

From M56, junction 10 - take the A49 south towards Whitchurch. After about 3 miles, take the A533 right at a traffic light controlled cross-roads (petrol station on the corner). Lodge Lane is a left turn after about 1 mile, clearly indicated by large, brown tourist signs.

From M56, junction 11 - take the A56 south towards Frodsham. Take the first left along Windmill Lane, or the second left along the A533 towards Northwich. Windmill Lane joins the A533 after about 1.5 miles. Lodge Lane is a right turn off the A533 clearly indicated by large, brown tourist signs.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Linda J
      Altrincham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Amazing gardens
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 21st May 2018
      Try the bluebell woods walk in the spring its fab. I also love taking a walk around their gardens; there's always something new to see. Lovely tea room, friendly people - makes a great afternoon out Read full review
    • Ron R
      Frodsham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Somewhat Disappointing
      3 of 5 stars
      Friday, 4th May 2018
      Possibly it was too early to visit due to Spring starting late. On the whole I think it was more of a Nursery than a Garden. If anyone would lie to visit it,watch the single lane road leading up to... Read full review
    • PhilCheshire12
      Neston, United Kingdom
      Interesting plants and a lovely garden to visit
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 27th January 2018
      If you are a garden enthusiast living in Cheshire, Merseyside or Manchester a visit to Bluebell Cottage Gardens is a 'must'. The emphasis is on perennial plants and there is a wide selection (just... Read full review

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

    Payment Methods

    • American Express accepted
    • Delta accepted
    • Diners Club accepted
    • JCB accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Solo accepted
    • TIC Staff Admitted Free
    • Visa accepted

    Awards

    • Regional and MiscellaneousA Garden of Distinction A Garden of Distinction 2015

    Opening Times

    Main Season, 2018 (24 Mar 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
    DayTimes
    Monday - TuesdayClosed*
    Wednesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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