Hare Hill Garden (NT)

Oak Road, Over Alderley, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 4QB

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Hare Hill Garden (NT), a hidden gem
  • Hare Hill Garden (NT), a hidden gem
  • Hare Hill Garden (NT), a small but perfectly formed wooded and walled garden.
  • Spectacular Hare Hill Garden (NT)
  • Hare Hill Garden (NT), set amid rolling parkland

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A hidden gem, set amid rolling parkland, Hare Hill is a small but perfectly formed wooded and walled garden. Especially spectacular in early summer the garden is a riot of colour with its displays of azaleas, rhododendron and hosta. Picnic by the lake and take a lovely walk around the surrounding parkland or venture further to nearby Alderley Edge.

Every weekend until October a pop-up cafe opens in the garden, offering freshly ground coffee, speciality tea, locally produced, homemade cake and Snugbury’s ice cream.

National Trust property.

Parking charges are refunded on admission. Groups admitted by prior written appointment only.

Garden Open 18th March - 28th October

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£6.50 per ticket
Aged 12 and under£3.25 per ticket
NT Members - FREEFree

Car parking only: free to members who show a valid membership card. £6.50 to non-members.

Opening Times

2018 (1 Mar 2019 - 31 Oct 2019)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* Last admission 1 hour before closing.

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

Directions

Road Directions

Between Alderley Edge and Prestbury, turn off north at B5087 at Greyhound Road.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • KristaW466
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Peaceful beautiful Garden.
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 24th September 2018
      We visited for a nice peaceful afternoon. The gardens are very poorly signed from close by, certainly not to the normal National Trust standards. As National Trust members we got free entry. Hare... Read full review
    • 626hertaf
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Small but tranquil
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 14th October 2018
      Firstly, I have to agree with other reviewers that say Hare Hill is expensive for what it is and had we not been members then I would have been disappointed. Having visited nearby Quarry Bank, we... Read full review
    • harleyg98
      Macclesfield, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      A wonderful place to spend a few hours
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 13th December 2018
      Of the several gardens, open to the public, within a fifteen minute drive of Macclesfield the National Trust’s Hare Hill Gardens between Prestbury and Alderley, must be one of the best – and a... Read full review

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
    • Guide Dogs Permitted
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

    Attraction Facilities

    • All Weather Attraction

    Catering

    • Picnic Site

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
    • Parking (charge) - Parking £6.50 refundable on entry to the garden. Free to members.

    Provider Facilities

    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • In countryside
    • Marketing Cheshire Member
    • Outdoor Attraction

    Tours and Demonstrations

    • Guided Tours Available for Groups

    Contact Us

    Tel: 01625 827534

    Tel: 01625 827534

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