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The Garden House

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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fantastic olace for all the family

what a lovely experience the staff are very friendly and helpful I took the grandchildren age 2... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Marple, United Kingdom
Very good idea

Nice little trip out with my young family. Donation on entry and plenty of things to do when In... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“zip wire”(3 reviews)
“garden house”(6 reviews)
“play area”(4 reviews)
The Garden House Farm is one of the few visitor attractions in Marple, a highlight for the general public, local schools and nurseries. Attractions include: animals, a café with a 4 star hygiene rating, an OFSTED inspected nursery, playgrounds...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Lakes Road, Marple, Stockport SK6 7DH, England
+44 161 427 8712
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All reviews zip wire garden house play area great place to take your children planning permission free entry farm animals children's farm birthday party hidden gem walk along the river small cafe fantastic place few hours goyt valley all ages car park
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a welcome outdoor family attraction, in an area with little else we could find on a visit staying with friends. It's a field in woodland along a river, so there's a roughly circular walk , passing various animal enclosures and play areas. Entrance...More

Thank Fairenough_63
Reviewed August 30, 2018

This is an unusual little place, lovely for the children. Animals. things to play on,a zip wire, a lovely walk, snack bar, free entry. Just a nice place to be. Extend the visit with a walk to the roman lakes.

Thank eveles
Reviewed August 28, 2018

what a lovely experience the staff are very friendly and helpful I took the grandchildren age 2 and 5 and they were so excited to see all the animals the 5 year old even bottle fed some of the animals . There is no charge...More

Thank shirloldham
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Great trip out with my daughter, free entry with minimum contribution! Lots to do for younger kids.... older may get bored tho! Lovely lil cafe on site and petting zoo

Thank Ry M
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Nice little trip out with my young family. Donation on entry and plenty of things to do when In. The are different farm animals to feed and great little activities to do for the kids. The place has a cafe at reasonable prices. Worth a...More

Thank stevec607
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I took 5 grandchildren, aged between 5 and 12 to visit The Garden House and they all enjoyed the visit.

Thank hatefoodcolouring
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great little place to visit with children. A small farm with a big play area, tiny cafe but so friendly and community-based. Entrance is a bargain at a suggested donation of £2, there's lots of free parking and picnic areas too. You can even hold...More

2  Thank debbie h
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

such a lovely place to be with lovely surroundings where you can let your children run free and explore the great outdoors. There is a place to get a drink and good lots and lots of animals and endless amounts of play equipment. This is...More

Thank joshsharp2014
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Animals a park and a range of outsoor toys tractors ect to ride down the hill. Able to get a hot drink and best of all its free no parking charges . Only a donation suggested of £2PP. Lovely walks down the side of the...More

3  Thank lucinda92
Reviewed June 20, 2018

This is the OST delightful place to visit for all ages and abilities. There are animals , play areas , woodland walks ,a river and a very reasonable cafe . I would encourage everyone to visit and also it is free, they do ask for...More

1  Thank Hazel H
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August 1, 2018|
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Response from AilsaHow | Reviewed this property |
Yes loads of free parking