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Trentham Gardens

Trentham Gardens Stone Road | Trentham Estate, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8JG, England
+44 1782 646646
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Lovely shops and stunning gardens and lake

We have visited here several times, and have recently purchased an annual pass, which is really... read more

Reviewed yesterday
telf0rdtraveller
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Telford, United Kingdom
Mr O

Lovely place gardens are nice and lake was cold had a nice long walk with dog got bit peckish... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Michael O
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The Trentham Estate is home to the award-winning Trentham Gardens featuring The Italian Garden by Tom Stuart-Smith, and the Floral Labyrinth and Rivers of Grass by Piet Oudolf and vast wildflower and woodland meadow plantings by Nigel Dunnett. A fascinating wire fairy sculpture trail, fab childrens adventure playground with the UK's first barefoot walk, a family-friendly maze, mile-long Capability Brown lake with seasonal boat and train trips. Trentham Monkey Forest and Trentham Shopping Village with 50 shops and 14 cafes and restaurants can also be found at The Trentham Estate. You'll find something for everyone here.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“barefoot walk” (292 reviews)
“garden centre” (369 reviews)
“annual pass” (135 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Trentham Gardens Stone Road | Trentham Estate, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8JG, England
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"barefoot walk"
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"garden centre"
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"annual pass"
in 135 reviews
"shopping village"
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"italian garden"
in 115 reviews
"boat trip"
in 74 reviews
"formal gardens"
in 77 reviews
"round the lake"
in 72 reviews
"monkey forest"
in 248 reviews
"gardens are lovely"
in 53 reviews
"lake walk"
in 43 reviews
"play area"
in 139 reviews
"miniature railway"
in 39 reviews
"adventure playground"
in 49 reviews
"tesco vouchers"
in 35 reviews
"all ages"
in 148 reviews
"plenty of places to eat"
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Reviewed yesterday

We have visited here several times, and have recently purchased an annual pass, which is really does pay for iteself after only a handful of visits. The shops are quaint and inlittle huts, which, although outdoor, are a really pleasant shopping experience. the garden centre...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely place gardens are nice and lake was cold had a nice long walk with dog got bit peckish pitty Joes Kitchen is at the same place

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Assistant at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your 4 star review. We hope you'll return soon and enjoy more visits with us. Thanks for getting in touch with us.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I made good use of the dry day to come back to the gardens. It was splendid with spring flowers and the walking round the lake was great. There is loads to see and the shopping and refreshments superb. We are glad...More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're so pleased you and your wife loved your visit, we love hearing what visitors have been spotting in the Gardens. The carpets of daffodils we have look splendid, especially on a sunny day! We're glad you found...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love it here, so much that I have had an annual pass for the last 5 years. It's great to come and have a bite to eat or shopping with friends and it's also great to come with the kids and explore the gardens...More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely 5 star review. We're grateful for your support of the Gardens, we're really happy that we are able to provide you and your family with a wonderful, relaxing day out. Keep an eye on our what's on page to get...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a lovely place to go but at 12 pounds each is very expensive to get in and for that price you would think it would be free to get a ride on the boat around the lake but no that is an additional...More

Thank Oakley F
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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for getting in touch with us. We're disappointed you feel the pricing is high for what is on offer in the Gardens, however we are glad you enjoyed your visit. We’re open every day except Christmas Day. It's always worth checking the cheap...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We decided to take a trip to Trentham Gardens. It's about 40mins in the cat from where we live. On arrival it seemed very busy, but parking wasn't an issue. The staff at the reception for the gardens we're really helpful. We got disabled tickets,...More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. This is a fantastic thorough review which conveys very important accessibility points, thank you for getting in touch with us. The warmer weather is thankfully beginning to edge it's way to us! The Summer months are busier but...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Brilliant visit again lots to keep children entertained. Lovely walk around lake, boat trip or train ride. Amazing park. Food and drinks available. There is a barefoot walk here everyone of any age can enjoy this. Don't leave without walking through the gardens and garden...More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're over the moon to hear that you enjoyed your visit. The range of attractions and activities we have for children and adults alike is wonderful. The Barefoot walk is a fantastic activity for all to enjoy! A...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really picturesque lakeside gardens in Trentham park that has an admission price of £9. There is an adventure playground, parking, restaurant and toilets.More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're so pleased you enjoyed the magical scenery we have here in the gardens. The East side of the lake is great for taking in the clear vista of the lake and is home to the North Jetty...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best places to visit in Staffordshire with the shopping village, prize winning gardens and probably one, if not the best garden centre in Europe. Worth driving from London to visit based on all the positive reviews on TripAdvisor which live up to...More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely 5 star review. It is fantastic that you drove all the way from London to see the gardens! We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit and over the moon with your feedback. We'll pass your kind comments onto the Garden...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and calm place. Really enjoyed the environment. I really appreciate the idea that they have a free space which is open to everyone. So for those who want to spend time for one or two hours, they can easily spend time there without buying...More

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TrenthamEstate, Visitor Experience Supervisor at Trentham Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. The beauty of the Trentham Estate is that there is no pressure to spend a lot or a little time in one area, you can wander around as you please and pace your day. Whether you're in the...More

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The last time we attended a concert, there were lots of families with children.
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Yes, it is, I saw several people with dogs on leads when I have been there.
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From tomorrow the cost of a senior day ticket is £8 if you pay on the day. If you pay online before the day you will save 10%. When we visited earlier this week we paid on the day, but were handed a 2 for the price of 1... More
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