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Address: Chiddingfold, Godalming GU8 4SN, England
Phone Number:
+44 1428 654167
10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

We are a spring garden but also open for some time in October for Autumn...

We are a spring garden but also open for some time in October for Autumn colour. Our 2017 dates are 10th March - 11th June 2017, garden and teahouse will be be open every day from 10.00 - 5.00 within those dates. Please call if in any doubt! Ramster Embroidery and Textile Art Exhibition 10th - 26th March 2017 Held in the beautiful setting of Ramster Hall, this delightful exhibition displays over 200 pieces of embroidery and textile art worked with skill and dedication by leading artists from around the country. The wide variety of subject matter and techniques employed will be enjoyed by everyone. Entrance to Garden - £7.00 Entrance to Exhibition - £6.00 Combined Garden and Exhibition - £12 Group discounts available Under 16 FOC

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Wonderful gardens and embroidery and textile exhibition

do go and visit while the textile exhibition is on - it has been held every 2 yrs for the last 30 yrs apparently! This exhibition is a must see. Stunning work and beautifully... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Penny P
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Midhurst, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An unusual, unspoilt wooded garden with azaleas, rhododendrons etc. Not very busy and some paths closed because of muddy conditions. There are lakes and sculptures dotted about. Children can run around here though access with wheelchairs would be difficult . There are paths but they are not paved. Not commercial at all but has a good cafe for lunch. Snacks... More 

Thank Jacqui E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

do go and visit while the textile exhibition is on - it has been held every 2 yrs for the last 30 yrs apparently! This exhibition is a must see. Stunning work and beautifully displayed in a lovely old house. there is a tea room with refreshments - teas, coffees soup and sandwiches/cakes all very fresh and tasty. We sat... More 

1 Thank Penny P
Yateley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The garden was full of Spring flowers and so peaceful today. I love the mossy pathways. The embroideries in the hall were well worth a visit whether you are crafty or not. The tea rooms serve good sandwiches and cakes. Just do not travel there on the sat. Nav.

1 Thank JackyD3
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived in pouring rain but gardeners were working everywhere. We visited at the beginning of Feb and the gardens were closed to the public but they were extremely well kept and looked beautiful even though it was mainly greenery. However you get an idea of how spectacular it will look in the spring and summer and we will definitely... More 

Thank Lou B
Cardigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I have been visiting the gardens for two decades now and have got to know it rather well. It has evolved throughout this time and so always merits another visit. A lot less formal than many of its peers, and this means there is always the prospect of the enexpected vista or plant. A good walk justified.

1 Thank DaviddwrOwen
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

There are so many paths up and down with fabulous azaleas and rhododendrons...a lake....trees galore and amazing gunneras taller than my other half! Orchids, tiny plants I have no idea what they were and beautiful sculptures of the family's chiidren. I love the wood carvings too. An absolute delightful place to visit...just wish the British weather was more helpful!!

2 Thank KWils1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

This beautiful private garden is tucked away and only opens periodically ( in spring and again in autumn) but is well worth a visit. The woodland and rhododendron areas are beautiful with some lovely and very large mature rhododendrons. The small tea room is great too and we enjoyed delicious homemade tomato and basil soup and zucchini and lime cake... More 

2 Thank Hampshire24
Guildford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

The gardens are beautiful, especially when the rhododendrons and azaleas are out. There is a little café which does very good smoked salmon sandwiches.

Thank mary r
Sutton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We just came across this absolute gem one Sunday afternoon and are we pleased we did. The gardens at the end of May were absolutely spectacular with Azaleas and Rhodedendrons everywhere you looked. On top of that, there are so many beautiful little things to spy, japanese lanterns, bridges, sculptures, benches as well as the beautiful views. We took my... More 

Thank Janet B
Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful bluebells and rhodes plus camelia. Nice walk with great views and beautiful gardens. Good little cafe too!!

Thank Glynda F

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