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Bennetts Water Gardens

Putton Lane
Chickerell
WEYMOUTH
Dorset
DT3 4AF

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The 'Monet' style Japanese bridge sitting over the Uk's largest National Plant Collection of waterlillies.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.50 per ticket
Adult Group (12+ people)£8.00 per ticket
Child (5-16)£4.25 per ticket
Child Group (12+ people)£4.00 per ticket
Family (2 adults & 2 children)£22.50 per ticket

Under 5's Free.

Group rates - one single payment is required to qualify for the discounted price. A further discount is available for groups arriving by coach.

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TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    80
  • Very Good
    56
  • Average
    28
  • Poor
    16
  • Terrible
    9

Recent Reviews:

  • Margaret P
    Evesham, England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Morning visit
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th May 2018
    Visited with family and pushchair. Easy route around but not as appealing as the brochure indicated. Service in the restaurant very slow and we had to ask for cutlery. The very young people serving... Read full review
  • jarvismike295
    Weymouth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Disappointed
    2 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th May 2018
    I was very disappointed with my visit. I walked there from Weymouth, which took me 50 minutes, and then paid £9-75 entry fee. I realise it was early in the season, so I didn't expect the gardens to... Read full review
  • bellbird51
    Levin, New Zealand
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Beautiful Gardens
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 7th May 2018
    Very quiet when we visited, not a great selection of food but good. Service was friendly, and we had a great view of the gardens. A small water garden centre next to it. Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A354. The gardens are two miles west of Weymouth near Chickerell on the B3157 coast road between Weymouth and Bridport. Follow brown signs.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Weymouth station. By taxi from station. By bus: Take the Chickerell bus (8) from Weymouth Town Centre or Jurassic Coast (X53) between Bournemouth and Exeter. Get off at Chickerell Army Camp and we are a short walk down the road.

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • No Dogs
  • Plant Sales
  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - discounts available for 12+ people paying together.

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 2 hours.
  • Max group size - 70
  • Min group size - 15
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted - Registered Assistance Dogs must wear their Identifying Jackets and their Environmental Health and Identification Cards must be shown.
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - for cars and coaches. Free.

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - New lakeside café overlooking the water gardens serving local home-cooked food. Seating for 60.
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups - guided tours available.
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - available for a supplementary charge of £1.50 per person, or a minimum charge of £30.

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available - for 12+ people paying together.
  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

Gardens (2 April 2018 - 29 September 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday10:00 - 17:00*
SaturdayClosed*
Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* Closed on Saturdays.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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