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Bide-a-Wee Cottage Garden

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Hidden Gem such an overused description but this genuinely deserves it.

A bit off the beaten track down some narrow roads from the A1 near Morpeth. So often places are... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne
An absolute delight !

So delighted to have found this beautiful tranquil garden. Although small in size, the clever... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Stanton,, Morpeth NE65 8PR, England
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

A bit off the beaten track down some narrow roads from the A1 near Morpeth. So often places are described as a hidden gem but this truly is. An amazing garden dug out of a sandstone quarry bursting with plants so attractive to wildlife. On...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

So delighted to have found this beautiful tranquil garden. Although small in size, the clever design, winding paths and the sheer amount and variety of plants and shrubs packed in to every available space, makes it seem so much bigger. There are some wonderful little...More

Thank Loll5
Reviewed 17 June 2018

One of the best gardens in the UK, this hidden gem in the Northumberland countryside is a plantsman's delight, with superb planting combinations around every corner. There is nothing more pleasant than sitting in this peaceful garden soaking up the tranquility and listening to the...More

Thank sansevieria2018
Reviewed 14 July 2017

A woberful visit. There's so much to see and in a small space. They have created a beautiful garden that is full of surprises and variety. You could spend hours there soaking up the tranquility, beauty and birdsong. It really is a hidden gem. We...More

1  Thank Jean C
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is my favourite garden anywhere! It is nestled in an old quarry and is a plantsman's delight. Every detail is just perfect. It has lots of places to sit so you can appreciate the view from any angle. Open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from...More

1  Thank Ann C
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Bide-A-Wee Cottage Garden may be small but in my opinion it is one of the best gardens I have ever visited in the UK. It is peaceful and very beautiful with a lushness that far surpasses the larger more well known gardens in Northumberland. The...More

2  Thank delishUk
Reviewed 11 June 2016

This wonderful quarry garden is a tiny delight. A plants-mans garden which is tranquil and beautiful beyond words. It is open from April to August on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons and is an ideal garden to visit for gardeners at any level. There is a...More

3  Thank HampshireBirdman
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