For groups

Join in on an introductory talk © Hidcote Manor Garden

Join in on an introductory talk

A great day out

Whether you’re visiting for a whole day, half a day or just two hours, there’s always something new to see.

From the formal splendour of the White Garden and Bathing Pool to the relaxed beauty of the Old Garden, your group will be assured of a surprise around every corner.

Whatever the season



    One of our favourite seasons bursting with colourful tulips and giant purple alliums.

  • Hydrangea corner 


    Our herbaceous borders are looking great. Don’t forget to look out for the hydrangeas.

  • Arnhel de Serra 


    Soak up the array of golden colours by wandering through the Wilderness.

'Discover more' talks

Having fun listening to one of our fascinating talks

Having fun listening to one of our fascinating talks

Find out more about the quiet American, who created the garden, by booking one of our fascinating introductory talks. Let our guides bring to life the genius who made Hidcote his home.

Stories from the Major

Welcome to Hidcote by Lawrence Johnston

Welcome to Hidcote by Lawrence Johnston

Be transported back in time as Lawrence Johnston introduces you to his garden, here at Hidcote.

Group leaders will be sent a copy of the full version on CD so it can be played on the coach as you approach Hidcote.

Your group can also listen to more amazing stories from the Major on one of our free audio guides available at the visitor reception.

To make an audio guide booking, simply drop us an email and we'll do the rest.

Cotswold breaks

The Three Ways Hotel near Hidcote is a great place for groups to stay

Why not turn your day out in the Cotswolds into a short break? With its 48 bedrooms, the nearby Three Ways House Hotel in Mickleton makes an ideal base for your group.  


Make a booking

If you’re interested in joining us as a group, please let us know so we can make arrangements for your visit. Call us on 01386 438333 or drop us an email.

Group benefits

  • Complimentary admission for your familiarisation visit
  • Complimentary admission for group leader on day of visit
  • Free coach parking
  • Refreshment voucher for your coach driver
  • 'Discover more' talks available on request
  • Discounted admission for groups with 15 or more people

Group visitor info

For more information on our group offer at Hidcote download our short groups guide and call us to make your booking.