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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£9.25 per ticket
Child (5-16)£4.50 per ticket
Family (2 adults & 2 children)£26.00 per ticket

Under 5's Free.
Displaying High Season Prices.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    78
  • Very Good
    54
  • Average
    26
  • Poor
    14
  • Terrible
    9

Recent Reviews:

  • ceebee19
    Dorset
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lovely afternoon
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 9th October 2017
    Although the weather was not at its best, we had a lovely walk around the lily ponds. A very helpful map with walks for able and not so able is given. The blooms are varied and so pretty, we found... Read full review
  • John W
    Weston Rhyn, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Holiday trip ,day out
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 2nd October 2017
    Easy car parking, admission on the expensive side .No discounts for senior citizens, £9.50 each for a walk of about 90mins tops.. some of the gardens and pools looking a bit tired at this time of... Read full review
  • 391davef65
    Market Drayton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lillies,Lillies and more Lillies
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 1st October 2017
    I am not a gardener but my wife is.So while we were staying in Weymouth,we had a couple of hours to spare one afternoon and she chose to visit this attraction.She enjoyed it and It was a gentle... 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

Other

  • Gift Shop

Attraction Facilities

  • No Dogs
  • Plant Sales
  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Key Features

  • 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

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (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

  • Approx length of visit - 02:00
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 70
  • Min group size - 15
  • Special group rates
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • 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

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • 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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