Facilities & access


  • Stable tea-room - homemade cakes, sandwiches and soup
  • Emmetts Garden shop
  • Free parking
  • Suitable for school groups (booking before arrival required)

Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Children's trails and activities every day
  • Discovery Cabin with garden games which are free to use
  • Pushchairs and baby back-carriers admitted


  • Free disabled parking bays
  • Buggy transfer to the top of the hill available from the car park
  • Easy access toilet in the Visitor Reception and the main toilet block next to tea-room
  • Grounds – tarmac paths available in the main areas but there are still steep slopes. The other paths are uneven. Caution: Sheer drop at end of shrub garden

We're Mumsnet approved

Mumsnet have given us their seal of approval with their Mumsnet family friendly gold award.  It means you'll find all the facilities you need when you visit with the kids.