Holehird Gardens is an extensive 10 acre site located near Windermere, Cumbria, England. It is the home of the Lakeland Horticultural Society. The garden consists of a large variety of plants, particularly those suited to the local climate with its high rainfall. It is made up of extensive rock and heather gardens, alpine houses, and a walled garden which is of particular interest for its herbaceous borders. It was once voted by BBC gardeners to be one of the nation’s favourite gardens.It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Holehird Gardens and many more Windermere attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Windermere sightseeing website.
Tours To Holehird Gardens
Explore Lake Windermere's Shoreline: Private, Full Day Tour for 4 BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $286
Duration: 7 hours
Explore Lake Windermere's Shoreline: Private, Full Day Tour for 8 BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $312
Duration: 7 hours
4 hour Private Lake District tour (Tour B) BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $256
Duration: 4 hours
Holehird Gardens Reviews
This is a beautiful small garden tucked away just off the main Windermere road. The gardens would have been the grounds of the Leonard Cheshire House and now in the careful hands of a group of local.... more »
So unexpected ! An absolutely beautiful garden with the amazing back drop of Lake Windemere and the hills of the Lake district in the distance. It has a wonderful walled garden surround by by further.... more »
What a wonderful find! We visited on a rainy day and the gardens were beautiful! Very peaceful and a relaxing place to visit. Well done to all the volunteers who look after the gardens so well.
Beautiful place, lovely flowers and plants of various varieties. The garden is beautifully structured and magnificently laid out. If you love nature this is a must see place. The views of lake Windermere ain't bad either!
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