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Trentham Gardens

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Address: Stone Road | Trentham Estate, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8JG, England
Phone Number: +44 1782 646646
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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The Trentham Estate is home to the award-winning Trentham Gardens featuring...

The Trentham Estate is home to the award-winning Trentham Gardens featuring The Italian Garden by Tom Stuart-Smith, and the Floral Labyrinth and Rivers of Grass by Piet Oudolf and vast wildflower and woodland meadow plantings by Nigel Dunnett. A fascinating wire fairy sculpture trail, fab childrens adventure playground with the UK's first barefoot walk, a family-friendly maze, mile-long Capability Brown lake with seasonal boat and train trips. Trentham Monkey Forest, Aerial Extreme and Trentham Shopping Village with 50 shops and 14 cafes and restaurants can also be found at The Trentham Estate. You'll find something for everyone here.

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Extensive restoration

Once smothered in Rhododendrons, they are now being systematically removed and replanted with native trees and shrubs. Also some mature trees are being removed to make way for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Once smothered in Rhododendrons, they are now being systematically removed and replanted with native trees and shrubs. Also some mature trees are being removed to make way for native species which will be better for the wildlife. The lake edge is being restored to Capability Brown's original plan with extensive wild meadows being planted along the edge to give a... More 

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Love it here. Have annual membership so come here a lot for a walk around the lake. Great for a little shopping or lunch in the village or garden centre too.

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 304 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

First time I visited the gardens and took advantage of a 2for1 offer so little over £8 for both of us. Fabulous weather cold but blue skies and sunshine made for a great walk around the lake picking off the fairies. The garden was a little bare of colour being winter but still looked good with so much to see.... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

visited Trentham gardens for the day , we got a voucher online so only cost us £8.75 for two people. gardens are lovely and well kept. fairies are amazing, dogs are made welcome with water bowls left out. had a lovely coffee at the coffee shop. .walk all the way around the lake is about a mile. maybe because it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing day for recreated village stores, massive gardens & Garden center. with indoor Center. A great day out for all ages & mobilities, with the Trentham Monkey Forest very close by. This is a great place when visiting the potteries.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit, excellent choice of shops and restaurants. Lovely walks around the lake and love the summer outdoor entertainment

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TrenthamEstate, Front Office Manager at Trentham Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing The Trentham Estate. We are chuffed to hear you find it a great place to visit and enjoy all that there is in offer. Whether it's for shopping, dining or walking - or even a bop at the Hot Summer Saturday Night concerts! We hope you have many more return visits, in the meantime thanks again... More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are annual pass holders and my girls aged 11 and 13 ask to go all the time we take our small dog and walk around the beautiful lake and its surroundings we look for wildlife and faries with an enjoyable icecream at the end and a coffee for me, the girls reguarly ask to go quality time together! So... More 

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TrenthamEstate, Front Office Manager at Trentham Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review Jane J. How lovely to hear how much you and your girls enjoy your walks around the lake with your little dog. The Gardens are certainly a great place to spend special time with the family. We hope you all have many more memorable trips, coffees and ice creams! See you again soon and... More 

stoke on trent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Trentham gardens has something for everyone ... The gardens are magical and loved fairy spotting ...

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TrenthamEstate, Front Office Manager at Trentham Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Trentham Gardens, angela s. We appreciate your comments and 5* rating. We hope you have the opportunity to come back again soon. Best regards. More 

Halesowen, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice wak round the lake following the fairy trail. Some lovely gardens and river no house to visit just remains lots of places for a picnic nice cafe by the river the boat house one was a bit of a make shift and pricey

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TrenthamEstate, Front Office Manager at Trentham Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased you enjoyed your family walk here at Trentham Gardens and enjoyed following the fairy trail to find the 15 resident fairies, We hope you have many more returns to enjoy all the delights on offer. Thanks again and see you soon. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mj impersonator concert was awesome loads of people enjoying the view plus the weather outdoor while listening dancing to the sound of MJ tribute ... it was a fun family day ...

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TrenthamEstate, Front Office Manager at Trentham Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for review Czarina R. We are delighted you enjoyed the Michael Jackson tribute night, one of many outdoor concerts held in The Gardens every year. We hope you are prepared to enjoy next years line up just as much! Thanks again for sharing your night out - see you again soon. Best regards. More 

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