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Fantastic 90th birthday tea party at the Sussex Prairies Garden

Pauline could not have been more helpful and accommodating in arranging a wonderful birthday tea... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Torquay, United Kingdom
Food for your body and soul!

We came to visit this garden today, not knowing what to expect. We were totally surprised at how... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chichester, United Kingdom
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exciting prairie garden of approx 8 acres planted in the naturalistic style using 50,000 plants of over 1000 different varieties.Expect layers of colour , texture and architectural splendour. Permanent sculpture collection and exhibited sculpture...more
Morlands Farm Wheatsheaf Road | Wheatsheaf Road, Henfield BN5 9AT, England
+44 1273 495902
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't sure what to expect but certainly wasn't disappointed. Firstly, the garden is very dog friendly with plenty of fresh water in bowls dotted all around the place. The gardens themselves are spectacular and very well kept, I loved the totem poles and sculptures...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pauline could not have been more helpful and accommodating in arranging a wonderful birthday tea for our aunt's 90th birthday ,the food was superb and also catered very well for the vegan guest ,the cake was lovely and the table arrangements were charming -my aunt...More

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PaulineMcBride, Owner at Sussex Prairies Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so glad that we were able to make the celebration special for your aunt ! we do try to make our celebrations that extra bit special and unique ! and of course the setting of our beautiful garden will be the crowning glory...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful garden and very different to others in the vicinity. A lovely garden And one to take inspiration from and the cakes are divine. We passed a pleasant 2-3 hours here. What a shame the plant sales area isn’t fully disabled friendly as...More

Thank jacglen2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to visit this garden today, not knowing what to expect. We were totally surprised at how beautiful the whole space is. The dense planting is amazing in variety and put together in an imaginative way. The sculptures and quirky artefacts added character. Terrific...More

Thank lizplattsmartin123
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Poor and amateurish signage outside meant that we had difficulty finding the place .. not an encouraging start. Undoubtedly a lot of hard work has been put in and the range and attractiveness of plants and grasses etc.. is impressive .. although the garden area...More

Thank Edwin R
PaulineMcBride, Owner at Sussex Prairies Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review I am sorry you didn't feel that Sussex Prairies matched up with your expectations. Firstly it is disappointing that the Local authority Brown tourism signs did not help you find our location easily. We have...More

Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful and well maintain garden. Loving it. We spend couple's of hour with family. Really enjoyable. Variety of flowers.

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Reviewed January 23, 2018

Visited these gardens whilst on holiday and what a gem of a find we spent over three hours meandering around truly stunning gardens and a great tea shop to boot .. highly recommended

Thank Paul M
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Delightful gardens not open often enough! Surprising range os plants and grasses ans big on silver washed fritillaries.Lovely cakes and teas almost worth coming just for that.Many events in the season

Thank BobSussexEngland
Reviewed October 15, 2017

We visited this on what turned out to be a rather dull and overcast day in October so wasn't the ideal weather conditions to see it at its best. The gardens are not particularly extensive, I believe they are about eight acres but they seem...More

Thank JustVisiting59
Reviewed September 30, 2017

This prairie garden is very similar to a number of Pete Oudolf designs you can see in the UK with one very significant difference. Here you can walk among the plants, many of which are at least two meters tall. This adds another whole dimension...More

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Nicky S
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Mary L | Reviewed this property |
Details on Sussex prairies website Sounds great.
Karl F
August 6, 2016|
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Response from tiff342 | Reviewed this property |
Brighton to Henfield turn right go through the village and out. Then turn right onto the albourne road . It's about a mile on the right . Look out for purple bison statues . Lovely tea rooms there . It's just a rather unique... More
Marianne D
September 24, 2015|
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Response from SF15_13 | Reviewed this property |
Its all grass. but my friend was in a wheelchair and i managed to push her as it was a dry day. Fabulous gardens do go.