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Bodnant Garden

Bodnant Garden, North Wales

Bodnant Garden is perched above the River Conwy it has views across the valley to the Snowdonia National Park. One of Britain's finest Gardens, with something to see all year - ROSES, RHODODENDRONS, WATERFALLS, GLORIOUS AUTUMN COLOURS

Bodnant Garden, North Wales, one of the great British gardens, is a great day out for Garden lovers. Amongst the magnificent features there are no less than 5 terraces including lily pond and beautiful herbaceous borders.
The gardens were started by Henry Pochin an Industrial Chemist in the late 1800's when he employed a well known designer called Milner who was an apprentice to Joseph Paxton.
Over the next 50 years many plants were sourced from famous plant hunters.
The garden is of interest all year round and there is a colourful winter garden.

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Normally open daily for much of the year. Restaurant situated at entrance, tearoom in woodland area. shop, Disabled access.

When is the best time to visit Bodnant Garden?
Any time of year but best for colour from April to October

How long should I allow for a visit?
We recommend a whole day

As ever there are additions and improvements to the garden which have been undertaken by the National Trust.

There are many seasonal displays including the magnificent 55 metre laburnum arch in May/June.
Early interest is provided by superb collections of magnolias, rhododendrons and camellias whilst in the Autumn there are lovely colours.
Woodland and stream walks make this a garden worth visiting at any time, and a 'winter garden' has now been established


The garden includes National collections of Emborthriums and Eucryphia.
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  • Telephone: 01492 650460
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  • Street: Bodnant Garden, Tal-y-Cafn
  • Postcode: LL28 5RE
  • City: Colwyn Bay
  • County: Conwy
  • Country: United Kingdom


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