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Bluebell Cottage Gardens

Bluebell Cottage Lodge Lane, Dutton, Warrington WA4 4HP, England
+44 1928 713718
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Interesting plants and a lovely garden to visit

If you are a garden enthusiast living in Cheshire, Merseyside or Manchester a visit to Bluebell... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PhilCheshire12
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Neston, United Kingdom
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Nestling in the heart of leafy, bluebell-ringed Barrowmore on the fringe of the sleepy Cheshire... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
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A 1.5 Acre cottage garden set in a rural location, with plant nursery, wildflower meadow and bluebell woods. Our small tea room serves hot drinks, cakes and ice cream. There are plenty of seats around the garden so do take your time, relax and enjoy the plants and the wildlife. We're open from 10-5 Wed-Sun April to September
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  • Average11%
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“garden centre” (6 reviews)
“lovely garden” (4 reviews)
“cake” (6 reviews)
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Bluebell Cottage Lodge Lane, Dutton, Warrington WA4 4HP, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 check out the website) that you will certainly not find in...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Nestling in the heart of leafy, bluebell-ringed Barrowmore on the fringe of the sleepy Cheshire village of Great Barrow is this delightful little cafe which, in no time at all, has become a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike. Spend an hour or two...More

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SueBeesley, Owner at Bluebell Cottage Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hello! Lovely of you to leave such a glowing review, but I think you might have the wrong place! This is Bluebell Cottage Gardens near Dutton (a few miles from Frodsham). We do have a little tea room but just for tea and cakes. We...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

You find this place along a narrow country lane and approach it by a track - you park in a field and walk the short distance into the nursery. A really friendly (but not over friendly!) greeting from the woman at reception. The garden is...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Friendly guardians of this jewel of a garden in the heart of Cheshire. A fab little plant sale area with staff that know their stuff. Everyone was friendly and I was told where everything was before I set of to investigate the gardens. Wow it...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Good choice of perennials at reasonable prices. Bit limited on other plants though. We liked it would go again. There are gardens (for a small fee) to look around, we didn't as the weather was not too primising, next visit maybe.

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We often pop in for coffee and cake as part of our canal walk. Today we decided to visit the garden. It is beautifully laid out and the flowers are lovely. It is a pretty garden and has been designed to highlight the natural element...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

We visited having read about it on the internet and then we viewed the exhibition stand at RHS Chatsworth - definitely worthy of a Gold Medal and not the Siover Gilt it was awarded- so we visited and had a great afternoon. The garden is...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Myself and my partner visited here for the first time on Sunday 7th May and what a lovely couple of hours we had. First of all I think it's worth pointing out that this is a relatively small place and not on a grand scale...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Called into the nursery today whilst on a long walk as we were in need of a drink. We went into the Cafe and were greeted with a very warm welcome. It was a tough decision on what cake to have, as there were several...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Lovely garden, with a few different sections. Tea room and toilet as well. Very large nursery and plant selling operation! Pay only entry into garden. What a wonderful delight the bluebell wood was! We discovered it at just the right time!

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kath33
9 March 2015|
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Response from SueBeesley | Property representative |
Hello Cath,it's £3.50 per adult. Free to RHS members and under 18's. Garden entry will be free throughout the Easter weekend too.
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kath33
9 March 2015|
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Response from SueBeesley | Property representative |
Hello Kath, It's £3.50 for the gardens, free if you are an RHS member. Entry to the bluebell woods, meadow and nursery is free. But note the gardens don't open until the 1st April. It's just the nursery open at the moment... More
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